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BAPS CENTENARY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2049: tabled on 08 October 2007

Tabled in the 2006-07 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Brent South, the largest such temple outside India, on the anniversary of their centenary; further congratulates them on the amazing event held in a packed Wembley Arena in the presence of his Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj and broadcast around the world; welcomes their commitment to charity work and their recent successful fundraising for breast cancer awareness charities, £12,000 thus far; notes that BAPS believe that a social commitment is central to their spiritual activities; and congratulates BAPS on a centenary of commitment to social justice and co-operation, a year after the Labour Party celebrated a centenary of working to deliver these values in Government.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.