Hindu Temple plan approved in Florida

City Council of Greenacres in Southeast Florida (USA) reportedly approved the site plan for a 3.1 acre Hindu temple on December 17. It will reportedly include a 4,898 square foot sanctuary and there are plans for another 3,510 square foot multi-purpose building connected to the sanctuary by a covered walkway. V.S. and Shanthi Sundaram, founders […]

Sri Shiva & Durga Temple opens in Southwest Florida, USA

A new Hindu temple, Sri Shiva Durga Devi Mandir, has reportedly opened up in Lehigh Acres in Florida (USA). It will fulfill the longstanding religious and spiritual needs of the Hindus of Lehigh Acres, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Labelle and other surrounding communities and provide a place to “worship in peace”. Hindus of the area […]

$7 million Hindu temple planned in Florida, USA

A $7 million Hindu temple called Manav Mandir has reportedly been planned for Suntree in Florida (USA). This upcoming marble floored temple on 36 acres will be completed in about 18 months, and will include 17 decorated images of Hindu deities, including Lord Vishnu and Lord Ganesh, carved out of marble in Jaipur (India), organizers […]

Hindu Temple of Southwest Florida, USA, opened in grand way

Hindu Temple of Southwest Florida in Fort Myers (Florida, USA) is holding three-day grand opening ceremonies on June 10 to 12 in 2011. “Pran Pratishta–Maha Kumbhabhishekam” of Ganesha-Krishna-Shiva-Navagraha ceremonies include poojas, homams/havans, lamps lighting, prayers, procession with copper kalashs around temple, discourses, artis, statues eye-opening, worship of children under nine years, cultural events, rathnadivasam, installation […]