The earliest Khalsa Diwan Sikh in Hong Kong came from Punjab, India. In the 19th century, they served in the local British army and then came to Hong Kong with the army. The earliest Sikh temple in Hong Kong was built in 1901 and was named "Star Venerable Association". The temple was damaged by artillery fire twice during World War II. As the number of believers increased, the Sikh Temple was rebuilt and expanded several times to its current scale.
The Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple in Wan Chai is equipped with a number of barrier-free facilities, including lifts, accessible toilets, and ramps on all uneven places with high bottoms. The ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off, and the facilities are suitable. Needed for wheelchair users.
** The Sikh temple is currently undergoing construction work, and the new building will be completed in December 2020. **
Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple is located at the east of Queen's Road in WanChai. It is recommended that wheelchair users and people with similar needs go together.
- Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple has two entrances and exits. The main entrance is at No. 371 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai. There is a ramp at the main entrance, and the ramp is flat and wide, which is generally suitable for wheelchair users.
- Most parts of the Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple are designed with wide passageways that are generally suitable for wheelchair users to enter and exit;
- There is a lift located near the entrance;
- Most uneven places are equipped with ramps, the ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off
- There is an accessible toilet in the Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple -There is an accessible toilet in the Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple -There is an accessible toilet in the Khalsa Diwan Sikh Temple.