Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Oldham

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The temple
Central altar


Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Oldham is a Swaminarayan Hindu temple in Oldham.[1] It became the third Swaminarayan temple to open in the United Kingdom under the NarNarayan Dev Gadi of the Swaminarayan Sampraday on 22 October 1977.[2]

30th Anniversary[edit]

In 2007, over 2,500 people, including the mayor of Oldham, turned up to celebrate the temple's thirtieth anniversary, taking part in a variety of activities.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raymond Brady Williams (2003). Introduction to Swaminarayan Hinduism. Cambridge University Press. p. 222. ISBN 0-521-65422-X. Retrieved April 11, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Oldham Temple History". 
  3. ^ "Indian temple into three decades". Oldham Advertiser. 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2009-04-11. 

Coordinates: 53°31′57″N 2°6′57″W / 53.53250°N 2.11583°W / 53.53250; -2.11583