Welcome to Fort Mcmurray Mandir and cultural center

Sanatan Mandir Cultural Society is a registered charitable organization, serving the community of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, Canada.

SMCS (Sanatan Mandir Cultural Society) of Fort McMurray is steadily striving to promote the cultural, social and moral values amongst the community. We continuously carry cultural, social, educational and traditional activities that bring the community together.

Our agenda is to provide right platform to the youth who can contribute and serve as good citizen to this great nation called Canada. Our objective is to empower women, kids and elders so they can bring peace and prosperity to the society.


Sanatan Mandir Cultural Society is serving the community of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, Canada.

This is the largest south Asian Organization in town, farthest from their motherland, just near to the North Pole! Here, the Mother Nature unfolds her scintillating light show (Aurora Borealis) during winter, when the mercury dips down to minus 45 degrees. It is the lifelong ambition of over 800 Sanatani families to build a Mandir and cultural center, for the last two decades.

Sanatan Mandir Cultural Society encourages you to explore Sanatan Dharma through an understanding of the basic tenets and key scriptures.

SMCS welcomes each and every one who likes to be a part of this unique social and cultural group.

Due to lake of permanent place for cultural center, SMCS is organizing cultural, social, educational and traditional events at various locations in town. Please keep looking event tab for up-to-date details.

Our Revenue Canada Registration # 850716606RR0001. Click here for more details.

Interim Location

Address: 460 Killdeer Way, Fort Mcmurray.
The Mandir is open daily for Darshan:

Regular Timings

All days of the week including Saturday & Sunday :6:30 PM to 7:30 PM Aarti at 7:15 PM.
Sunday Morning: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Aarti 12:30 PM.
(Note: These timings will be reviewed and adjusted on a need basis and will be communicated accordingly.)