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Monday, August 17, 2015

UAE allocates land for Abu Dhabi's first Hindu temple

The Indian government has lauded a decision by the United Arab Emirates to allocate land for the building of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi. 



Al Jazeera - The Indian government has lauded a decision by the United Arab Emirates to allocate land for the building of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi.

Narendra Modi, India's prime minister, currently on a two-day trip to the UAE, said in a tweet on Sunday, that he was thankful to the UAE government, describing the move, "a great step".

There are currently two Hindu temples and one Sikh gurudwara in Dubai, but none in Abu Dhabi.
Read more at Al Jazeera 
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