Danish Kaneria, the Pakistani cricketer was seen visiting a Swaminarayan Temple in Karachi’s Mohammed Ali Jinnah Street. The Swamnarayan temple accomplished 150 years within the yr 2004 and is positioned in a Hindu locality in Karachi. It’s stated that not simply Hindus, however Muslims additionally go to this temple in Karachi.
Kaneria shared a video on his Twitter account that reveals his total go to on the temple together with his spouse. The video seems to be like a vlog made by his spouse, during which she is explaining the historical past and tradition surrounding the temple. Right here’s a take a look at the vlog:
Danish Kaneria performed Check match cricket for Pakistan for ten years. He was one of many vital and wicket-taking choice for Pakistan for a few years. He loved nice success towards India as nicely. He has picked 43 Indian wickets in 11 Check matches he performed towards India. The leg-spinner has 15 five-wicket hauls and two 10-wicket hauls in Check cricket.
He has been energetic on social media and likewise speaks about his social life in Pakistan.
Within the video, his spouse Dharmeta Kaneria says that the priest of the Swaminarayan temple says that the temple is nearly 200 years outdated. She continues by saying that they ‘get pleasure from all festivals within the temple premises’. They ‘have fun Holi, Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi and Navratri with the identical enthusiasm and hundreds participate in it.’ She makes cultural movies for her YouTube channel ‘Discover Tradition with Dharmeta Kaneria’.
The temple premises have an ashram for individuals to remain. This temple was additionally visited by Mohammed Ali Jinnah and the temple partitions have carvings in Gujarati as a gaggle of sadhus from Ahmedabad visited the temple in 1989.
Kaneria is at present residing in Karachi, Pakistan.