Sri Sri Radha Krsna Diamond Temple & Prabhupada Cultural Centre
Hare Krsna Ashram, Malaysia, has planned for a beautiful Temple and Cultural Centre on its 1.633acre-land in Batu Kawan, Bandar Cassia, Penang. The land is located five kilometers from the second link to Penang Island, near the hub of what has been envisaged by the government to be a major trade and commercial center in future. Upon completion, the project will cater to the needs of public with its various programmes and outreach activities. We welcome the generous participants and support of everyone in bringing this worthy goal to its successful completion.
Diamond Temple Building Concept
When the Diamond is set in a golden ring, its look very nice. The gold is glorified, and at the same time, the diamond is glorified. The Lord and the living entity becomes inclined to the service of the Supreme Lord he looks like gold. The Lord is a diamond, and so this combination is very nice.
– His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Bhagavad Gita As It Is (Purport) Ch-9 Text-29
Hare Krsna Ashram, Malaysia will debut new master project, Sri Sri Radha Krsna Temple & Prabhupada Cultural Centre. This master piece architecture design by Sri Madhu Pandit Dasa (Iskcon Bangalore Temple President & his fellow architect team) The first phase of this project accomplished via acquiring 1.633-acre land at Batu Kawan Penang Malaysia in 2006, which will serve as home to their Lordships
Sri Sri Radha Gopinath. The ultimate goal of effective Krsna Consciousness preaching will be expounded via this temple. Also, the temple will mark the date in Malaysia history as the glorious India heritage. Besides as temple of Sri Sri Radha Gopinath the proposed project also includes the following.
Besides the elegant hills & mountains as neighbors of the temple, also serene garden & lush green landscape will be erected. Traditional Kalyani (pond) will add virtue & beauty on overall scenery. Various gorgeous flowers & therapeutic herbs will claim a place in the temple compound beneficially will encourage them to leave behind their hectic lifestyle as long as they are in it & enlivened the dormant Krsna Consciousness in them.
“Food for Life” as the theme it’s the responsibility of all Vaishnava to ensure no one around 10 miles radius suffering in hunger while Krsna prasadam ever available for them.
Multipurpose will be erected at the basement of the temple to support cultural activities mainly Vivaha ceremony & other activities which will benefit others. In order to cater Ratha Yatra festival, a brilliant ratha will be constructed to spread the glories of Hari Nama Sankirtana yajna all over Batu Kawan territory. Devotees & guests traveling coming for far feel free to stay with us as ample of Ashrams & guest rooms will be raised to ensure one doesn’t miss the temple activities due to traveling hectic to & from hotel/motel to temple. Save your time & invest in Krsna Consciousness.