India Cultural Center of Utah Opens in South Jordan

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An India Cultural Center of Utah (ICCU) was recenty opened in South Jordan. Its primary function is to promote the heritage, arts, crafts, sports and culture of India.

A subsidiary of Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah, ICCU claims to have taken up a leadership role towards preserving the classical music and dance forms of India. Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert recently inaugurated it.

Indo-American statesman Rajan today applauded efforts of ICCU management and the community for the newly-opened facility with laudable goals.

Rajan Zed is the Chairperson of Indo-American Leadership Confederation. He further said that it is important to pass on spirituality, concepts and traditions of India to coming generations

ICCU was reportedly raised by volunteers. It has a Dinesh and Kalpana Patel Auditorium, named after the prominent Utah couple who donated $100,000.

South Jordan city was settled in 1859 along the banks of Jordan River. It has two Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints temples.

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