The opening ceremony took place on December 15 onwards of which the congregation enjoyed a variety of scheduled events throughout the 10 day celebrations.
I was with him last Wednesday when Muslim lads mounted the pavement and tried to run him over."As appeals went out for calm, Gurmel Bolla, the vice-president of the Sikh temple in Derby, said community leaders were trying to keep a lid on the simmering violence, but were struggling.
An emergency steering group has been convened for the communities, the police and the local council.
They said these groups had particularly strong bases in Birmingham and Wolverhampton.
India has raised these concerns with Britain, Canada, Germany and Belgium and has worked closely with their intelligence agencies to protect senior Indian politicians, officials and military figures during visits to London.
About 50 Sikh youths went on to the streets to protest at the rising number of assaults by Muslim youths, but were dispersed by police.