The first Sikh families arrived in Atlanta in the 1960s. In 1973, families began to gather at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Darshan Singh Bhatia. In 1979, the administrative structure was formalized, and Dr. Gopal Singh along with Dr Gulbarg Singh Basi spearheaded the development of the Sikh Study Circle. Groundbreaking ceremonies were held for the Gurdwara in 1989. In 1991, the original structure was completed and an opening ceremony was held for the Gurdwara. By 1992, regular Sunday and Wednesday services (Divans) were established. In 2000, the Langar Hall was completed and annual events such as the Sikh Sports Day and Sikh Religious seminar in Atlanta were established.