Bengaluru, India
    Footnotes

    “Bengaluru, India,” Ensign, July 2019

    The Church Is Here

    Bengaluru, India

    photograph of Church building in Belgaluru, India

    Here are a few facts about the Church in India:

    1

    Temple to be built in Bengaluru

    13,570

    Church members

    43

    Wards and branches (the Convent Road Ward meetinghouse is shown in the center of the photo)

    2

    Missions

    5

    Indian languages in which part or all of the Book of Mormon is available

    22

    Major languages spoken in India

    1851: Several people are baptized and a small branch begins in Kolkata.

    1982: The Book of Mormon is published in Hindi, as well as selected passages in Telugu and Tamil.

    1993: The India Bangalore Mission is established, with 1,150 members in 13 branches.

    2007: The India New Delhi Mission is created.

    2012: The first stake is organized, in Hyderabad, by President Dallin H. Oaks.