Kuala Lumpur: A temple in Malaysia has
probably become the first in the world to achieve the international quality
service certification for its religious, cultural and social services to
administration of the Sri Sundararaja Perumal temple in Klang near Kuala Lumpur worked on
getting the ISO 9001:2000 certification for the past three years by enhancing
its administrative needs which include assisting schools, orphanages,
charities and areas like religion, education, social and humanitarian
President S Aanandakrishnan said
that with the ISO award, temple religious activities would be standardised to
set a precedent for other temples, Bernama
temples are not bounded to follow our standard operating procedure, but we
wanted to set a benchmark by achieving this award so that people will know we
quality services in religious faith.
standardising our religious procedure, devotees will get similar and fair
treatment in terms of wedding ceremony and other rituals," he said.
Sundararaja temple known as "Tirupati of South East Asia" is the
largest Vaishnavite temple in West Malaysia.
It was built more than 100 years ago.