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£12,878raised of £15,000 target by 196 supporters

    Weʼve raised £12,878 to gift Adrishtha and her two young sons, Kartike and Chaitanya, in memory of Sarveshwar Sharan (Suryaji). Please give what you can.

    Location
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Category
    In memory
    Time left
    Funded on Thursday, 21st September 2017

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    I have created this page in memory of my friend, mentor, guru - Sarveshwar Sharan (Suryaji).

    Suryaji was a Hindu Priest at the Glasgow Hindu Mandir and was truly loved by all. He is survived by his wife Adrishtha Gautam and his two young sons, Kartike and Chaitanya.

    He was on a yatra (religious pilgrimage) and sadly passed away during this trip. Suryaji, as he is fondly called, was only 43 years old.

    His loss will be felt for generations to come, as he epitomised the spirit and energy that radiated throughout the Hindu Mandir. I can't express the loss we and the community feel. He had a way of making you feel like family. He loved to tell religious stories and was always eager to help. He helped the community so much and wanted everyone, young and old, to be involved.

    He had a deep belief in God and the Hindu Mandir was his passion. He had been on many pilgrimages before and encouraged people of all ages to take part.

    The community has expressed interest in helping his family, financially, during this extremely difficult time.

    There isn't a set amount in mind that we would like to raise so would ask all to donate what they can. No amount is too little or too big. Please simply give with love and your blessings.

    Senior Hindu committee member Vinod Sharma is aware of this page, after consultation with him, this was created.

    All funds minus just giving charges will be passed to Adrishtha and her two sons. If you work and pay tax then please tick the gift aid box.

    Thank you for your support in advance.

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    • Rupali Bahanda3 months ago
      Rupali Bahanda

      Rupali Bahanda

      3 months ago

      I wanted to let you know that due to your kindness and generosity we have raised £12878 for Adrishta and her children. I am sure Suryaji would be very proud and thankful. The web page is now closed. If you know someone else who wants to donate then they can contact me directly or pass donations onto the Hindu Mandir. Thank you once again. Rupali Bahanda

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    • Rupali Bahanda3 months ago
      Rupali Bahanda

      Rupali Bahanda

      3 months ago

      I want to thank everyone for their generosity. This page will shortly be closed and the funds will be pass to Adrishtha. She is grateful for everyone's help. Thank you once again from the bottom of our hearts. Rupali

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    • Rupali Bahanda5 months ago
      Rupali Bahanda

      Rupali Bahanda

      5 months ago

      I am overwhelmed with all the support. Can't believe we got to £10k. Let's see if we can do £15k now. Thank you everyone. Such lovely comments and kind words.

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    6 months ago

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    Supporters

    196

    • Amit Singh

      Amit Singh

      Sep 21, 2017

      £20.00

    • Meena Bahanda

      Meena Bahanda

      Sep 20, 2017

      Love meena bahanda x

      £20.00

    • SHARON MADAN

      SHARON MADAN

      Sep 19, 2017

      In memory of dearest Suraya Ji

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 5, 2017

      £10.00

    • Ishu Mehrotra

      Ishu Mehrotra

      Aug 29, 2017

      God bless his family

      £25.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 25, 2017

      RIP Surya Ji 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 22, 2017

      Thanks for organizing this for Suryaji's family.Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. May God give them strength to cope with the loss.May his soul rest in peace.

      £30.00

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