By Team Homes | Monday, 12 February 2024

Sobha Group's PNC Menon Donates Rs.110million to BAPS Hindu Mandir

One of the stalwarts of Real Estate in Bangalore, Sobha Group which has remarkable mark in luxury real esate sector in India and UAE, has recently donated Rs. 110 million in order to facilitate services at the BAPS Hindu Mandir. This generous donation is the reflection of his unwavering commitment to fostering cultural enrichment and social progress.

This noble act underscores Sobha Group's dedication to promoting cultural diversity, peace, harmony, and religious coexistence, aligning with its ethos of responsible corporate citizenship.  

PNC Menon is a philanthropist and an advocate for social responsibility, who has a longstanding commitment to supporting initiatives that uplift communities and promote societal well-being. He has spearheaded various social development initiatives aimed at addressing pressing social challenges and empowering marginalized groups through educational programs, comprehensive healthcare initiatives, women empowerment programs, and community home projects to name a few, particularly in India. His philanthropic efforts transcend geographical boundaries.

The magnificent inauguration ceremony will be graced by the honorable prime minister of India Shri Narendra Modi on February 14, according to a press statement from the Swaminarayan Sanstha. The structure will be the symbol of significant milestone in cultural diplomacy and religious harmony. As Prime Minister Modi unveils this landmark temple, it not only celebrates the spiritual and architectural richness of India but also reinforces the values of unity and mutual respect among diverse communities. This momentous occasion serves as a beacon of hope, inspiring collaborative endeavours towards building a more inclusive and harmonious world for generations to come.

Commenting about the temple, PNC Menon quoted, “It is a great honour and privilege to contribute to the BAPS Hindu Mandir in Abu Dhabi and support this social and cultural cause. This is consistent with our values and dedication to having a lasting positive impact on society. The donation reiterates our commitment to contributing to society and assisting the diverse cultural communities in the UAE, all of which play a key role in consolidating the nation's reputation for fostering an inclusive, tolerant, and diverse society.”

The BAPS Hindu Mandir is the remarkable structure of captivating design and intricate craftsmanship reflects the harmony and spirituality. The temple was crafted by more than 2000 artisans from Rajasthan, India. The temple radiates tranquillity, offering devotees a serene space for prayer and meditation. Sobha Group's commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR) extends beyond borders. Through initiatives such as the 'Sri Kurumba Educational and Charitable Trust', Sobha Group endeavours to address societal challenges and uplift underprivileged communities through education, healthcare, women empowerment, and community development projects in India.