Ashadh Vad 8, Wednesday 27 July 2016

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This month | Hindola Utsav | This festival marks numerous occasions where Lord Swaminarayan was placed on a swing and rocked to fro for the pleasure of the Satsangis. There are two prominent stories. Once when Lord Swaminarayan was staying in Vadtal, a decorative swing was tied between two mango trees. Satsangi's rocked | Read more



30/07/2016 | Kamika Ekadashi | Kamika Ekadashi falls on the 11th day of the dark half in the month of Ashadh. Bhagwan Shree Krishna narrates to King Yudhisttir, "O King, in the dialogue of Lord Brahma to Naradji (depicted in Brahmvaivratt Puran), the vratt of Kamika Ekadashi is of great importance and yields great values to whoever performs it. One who reads and listens to this discourse achieves much greater deeds | Read more



04/08/2016 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Oldham - Patotsav Celebrations | This year, Shree Swaminarayan Temple Oldham celebrates its 39th Anniversary. The event will be graced by learned Saints from Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj,



05/08/2016 | S.K.S Swaminarayan Temple Taabanu - Shree Narnarayan Dev Nutan Mandir Mahotsav | Shree Kutch Satsang Swaminarayan Mandir Nairobi will be celebrating Murti Pran Prathishta Mahotsav from Thursday August 5th to Saturday August 13th 2016, the event will be graced by His Holiness Acharya Maharajshree and his family from Ahmedabad and the Mahant Swami Dharmanandan Dasji of Bhuj Mandir | More info | Read more


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18/07/2016 | South Cardiff Interfaith Network
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff held a South Cardiff Interfaith Network on Monday 18th July 2016. Talks were held on 2 subjects which were Reincarnation and Theology of God. Pictures »

 

30/05/2016 | Apanu Laksha - The Next Step
Moving forward from the great success of UK Shibir - Apanu Laksha, a day Shibir was organised to get participants to truly experience that goal which is our beloved Maharaj. It was held at the beautiful location of Dharma Bhakti Manor in Stanmore, on the Bank Holiday Monday 30th May 2016, from 9.30am to 3.30pm. The event was graced by Santos from Bhuj Mandir, under whose guidance there were activities for boys and girls of the age groups 4-9, 10-14 and 15+ years; Video | Pictures »

 

06/05/2016 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj - NarNarayan Dev 193rd Patotsav
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj celebrated Shree NarNarayanDev 193rd Patotsav from Friday 6th May to Wednesday 11th May 2016. Abhishek was performed on Wednesday 11th May by Acharya Maharajshree Koshalendraprasadji Maharaj along side Santos. Pictures »

 

15/04/2016 | Ramnavmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Ramnavmi and Swaminarayan Jayanti on Friday 15th April 2016. Read more | Pictures »

 

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Shikshapatri Shlock 167


They shall not give any money even for religious and charitable purpose, if the money is just sufficient for their maintenance, but if it be in excess, then only they may give some.

અને તે વિધવા સ્‍ત્રીઓ તેમણે પોતાના ઘરમાં પોતાના જીવનપર્યત દેહનિર્વાહ થાય એટલું જ જો ધન હોય તો તે ધન જે તે કર્મકાર્યને વિષે પણ ન આપવું અને જો તેથી અધિક હોય તો આપવું.

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