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Sri Ganesha Temple – the first Hindu Temple in Berlin Germany

Construction of Berlin’s first HinduTemple, the SriGaneshaTemple, will begin on Sunday, November 4, 2007 at ‘HasenheidePark’ in Neukolln District of Berlin, Germany. This is the second HinduTemple in Germany and will cater to 6000 Hindus in Berlin and when completed, the temple will be the second largest Hindu temple in Europe. The estimated cost of the SriGaneshaTemple project is around €850,000 and is financed entirely by donations. Below is a model of the proposed temple.The address of the Berlin Sri Ganesha Temple:
Hasenheide 108
10967 BerlinWebsite:

Quotes on the Mahabharata

The Mahabharata, which covers the widest canvas of life, offers rich dividends in terms of guidance on worldly life and the intercession of divine grace in the case of those who do not swerve from Dharma. The epic takes devotees through an illuminating journey and finely distinguishes the laws of virtue through the characters who are caught in the dilemma of treading the fine line between right and wrong. In doing so, this great epic serves as an operating manual for one's life. Every verse of the epic is instructive and just as how one cannot plumb the ocean's depths, so too can none quantify the extent of benefit to be derived by devotees. A man's undoing in this world is his attachment to all that is material, transitory and perishable. Even the most learned fail to be guided by the principle that nothing accompanies him from this world except his deeds, on the day of reckoning. The Virata chapter in the Mahabharata drives home the point that God takes care of the virtu…