Diplomats from over 30 countries visit Hindu temple site in UAE

Updated: May 26 2023 6:44PM

Dubai, May 26 (PTI) Ambassadors and diplomats from over 30 countries visited the under-construction site of the BAPS Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi-- the first traditional Hindu stone temple in the Middle East-- to inspect its progress and promote a dialogue of hope, harmony and humanity.

The diplomats attended the gathering of the Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) temple on Thursday, on a special invite by the Ambassador of India to the UAE, Sunjay Sudhir.

"Columns of peace & beams of harmony, make up the @BAPS@AbuDhabiMandir. Resident Ambassadors and diplomats from more than 30 countries visited the temple site and marvelled at the delicate carvings & motifs from across world cultures," the Indian Embassy in the UAE tweeted.