The Hindus of Champaign County, Illinois, are at present holding prayers at the
So they have identified a farmland on
But the neighbors of the proposed have several fears including high traffic and pollution. A meeting has been fixed for February 2207 to deal with the worries of neighbors.
Two leaders of the new temple,
professors Shiv Kapoor and Pallassana R. Balgopal, promise to be good neighbors wherever the Universityof Illinois is built. Hindu Temple
Kapoor notes that Hinduism is different from other faiths in that there is no fixed weekly day of worship. Members of the faith visit temple when it is convenient for them, especially during a handful of festivals sprinkled throughout the year.
Well, it is always hard to explain Hinduism to people who are used to the monotheistic religions with a hierarchical setup.