Maher Samaj Porbandar

Maher Community Centre, Porbandar, India

Maher Community Centre, Porbandar, India

Maldev Rana Keshwala - Maher Samaj, Porbandar, India

The first Maher community centre was opened in the city of Porbandar, the birthplace of the great Mahatma Gandhi, in 1929.

The building was funded by collection gathered by Maldevbapu, who himself started by going to each and every Maher person.

The original building was renovated in 1987 and in February 2000, this became the headquarters of newly established Maher Supreme Council.

Services and Facilities

This historical centre consists of offices and 3 large halls, which are available for wedding(s) and special events.

The centre is authorised to provide marriage certificate for every wedding that takes places at the centre.


Currently the cost is 3,500 Rupees for hiring single hall.


Did you know? that according to the record book the first wedding took place on 14th February 1975. Since then 3,535 weddings have taken place (to date 25th July 2002).

Future Developments

The centre is very well established and is in much demand therefore 2nd floor is being added to to be more spacious and to accomodate more people.

Contact Details

For further information and bookings, contact:
Mr Hajabhai Odedra
Community Centre,
Tel: 247752

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Court Yard with Canopy structure Mr Hajabhai Odedra, Manager

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