Golf Club banquet hall to become Hindu Temple in Pennsylvania

A 20,000 square-foot former Golf Club banquet hall on about 14 acres is reportedly set to become the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Hindu Temple in Lower Saucon Township in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania (USA). Lower Saucon Township Council, in its public hearing on December 22 evening, reportedly gave its approval. The banquet facility, in […]

Plans to convert Pennsylvania country club banquet site to Hindu temple

Lower Saucon Township in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania (USA) reportedly might have a Hindu temple in the future. According to reports, the banquet facility in what used to be Woodland Hills Country Club having an 18-hole golf course, might be converted into a Hindu temple if approved by the Township Council. There is […]

Presbyterian church becomes Hindu temple in Pennsylvania

Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, associated with Shree Swaminarayan Vadtal Gadi (SSVG), has formally opened in Scranton (Pennsylvania, USA) after murti-pratishtha ceremony recently. According to reports, this building used to be a Presbyterian church before. Murti-Pratishtha Mahotasv for this Hindu temple at 933 Prescott Avenue, which has been around for about two years, was held on June […]

Bingo hall to be converted to Hindu Temple in Pennsylvania

Allentown, Pennsylvania’s third most populous city, will have a Hindu temple in the near future. A former bingo hall near city airport is to be converted to a Hindu temple by International Swaminarayan Satsang Organisation (ISSO). Reports suggest that this temple complex, which includes worship and meeting areas and priest’s quarter, is expected to be […]

Catholic school converting to Hindu temple in Pennsylvania

A former Roman Catholic school building is reportedly being converted to a Hindu temple in Steelton (Pennsylvania, USA). Reports suggest that the 24,490 square-feet building complex, which used to house Prince of Peace Parish School in Steelton, has been purchased for $575,000 and it would be turned into BAPS Hindu Temple, where BAPS stands for […]

Krishna Bhakti Dham in Pennsylvania, USA

Vallabh Youth Organization (VYO) is planning to build “Krishna Bhakti Dham” (Krishna Devotion Abode) in Scranton (Pennsylvania, USA). Funds are being raised for this spiritual and cultural center; which will focus on spiritual, cultural and linguistic needs of the community. Rangesh Shah is President of VYO Scranton chapter. His Holiness Pujya Goswami 108 Shri Vrajrajkumarji […]