Bhopal: After hospitals, Railway Stations, Colleges and Libraries, a Temple, the first ever so far, joins the list of ISO 9001:2008 certified institutions. This temple of Madhya Pradesh, 180 years old, has made its name in the list for its effective maintenance and management.
Sri Ram Mandir, built in 1830, has well-maintained captivating idols and provides the perfect ambience for the devotees for meditation and prayers.
Vishwamitra Sharma, President of Sri Ram Mandir Trust said that the trust had requested the Standard Organisation for an ISO certificate and so the team of ISO experts and assessors came here to have a look at the temple and found that the temple fulfiled all the pre-requisite parameters.
“You can see that this temple has been well built. Its management, its cleanliness are upto the mark. The idols are of very good quality. These idols are from Jaipur. They are sober and look life like making the devotees feel the presence of God,” said Satyendra Jain, Certifying Auditor for Orion Registrar Inc, USA.
The temple is large and can accommodate two thousand devotees at a time. The idols are decorated in detail before the routine rituals and prayers.
The management of the temple intends to set up a library, an Ayurvedic clinic and a guesthouse for visitors from outstation, and a cultural school in the premises of the temple.