History

January 1955 First meeting of the Mandal took place in Kilburn, London. The name adopted at this inaugural meeting of our Darji community was “Shree London Ma Vasta Darji Gnati Jano”.

August 1958 The organisation become a constituted body called “Shree Darji Mitra Mandal of UK”.

First Diwali Sammelan is held

August 1993 Acquisition of the Darji Pavilion land

April 1994 Mandal becomes a registered charity

May 1997 Foundation stone laid by Stephen Twigg MP

2000 The Darji Pavilion is opened

2007 First Friday Club Event in held with attendance in excess of 180 people

September 2007 Navratri event broadcast on several Asian TV stations

2008 The Pavilion is granted a Wedding License

2009 A brand new DMMUK website launched