Temple Dedicated to Shankaracharya Opened for Canadian Public

June 21, 2010

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Hindustan Times/Indo-Asian News Service


After five years of wait, Shree Sharadamba Hindu Temple complex, built at a whopping cost of 11 million dollars to stand as "a testament to Canada and India's proud traditions of pluralism", was finally opened for the public here.

The complex which consists Sringeri Sharadamba Temple and the Adi Shankara Museum, was consecrated yesterday in a ritual known as "Kumbhabhishekam".