Ten 10 years ago, the idea of having our very own Gurmandir in Toronto, Canada, was born.
Gurmandir name was formally incorporated on January 23, 1996 and on May 21, 1996 it was registered as a charitable organization with Revenue Canada with registration no. 890174444. all donations to Gurmandir are tax deductible.
IN JULY 1996 Elections were held and the first seven board members for Gurmandir were elected.
APRIL 10, 2000 - A one acre lot of land (approx. 45,000 ft) was purchased.
JULY 9, 2000 - Bhoomi Pooja with 108 yagnas by the entire Sindhi community of Toronto was performed.
OCTOBER 18, 2000 - The ground breaking ceremony and blessing of land was performed by Dada J.P. Vaswani
OCTOBER 2004 - The construction contract was awarded to Mentor construction through architect K. Paul & assoc. and structural engineer Mohan Gursahani.
JULY 1, 2005 - Sindhi senior citizens and the rest of the Sindhi community of Toronto proudly inaugurated our very own mandir in Toronto, Canada.