New temple to be opened in Leonora

first_imgThe community of Groenveldt, at Leonora, West Coast Demerara will see the opening of a Hindu temple, and the executive members of the Groenveldt Dharmic Shiva Mandir will be consecrating the newly constructed building at a ceremony set to begin on Monday and continue throughout the week with other activities.During the opening ceremony, a Ram-Leela presentation will be performed by members of the Ayodhya Research Institute of India, after which a prayer session is scheduled for the late afternoon hours. The events will commence at 17:00h.On Tuesday, prayer services commonly referred to as a Ramayan Yajna will be held at 06:30h, followed by a closing ceremony which will be conducted on June 29 at 09:30h to conclude the consecration exercise.The organisers are encouraging the general public to grace the event with their presence to partake in the week’s festivities.last_img read more