Shravan Sud 15, Saturday 29 August 2015

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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



This week | Shree K. S. Swaminarayan Temple Woolwich - Patotsav Celebrations | Shree K. S. Swaminarayan Temple will be celebrating their 27th Patotsav from Friday 27th August to Sunday 30th August 2015. The event will be graced by learned Saints from Bhuj | More info | Read more



Today | Raksha Bandhan | Raksha Bandhan celebration, started tens of thousands of years ago . Bhavishya Puran cites a story that the devas once battled with the danavas (demons) for twelve years. However, the devas lost, including the mighty Indra. So they prepared to fight again. On this occasion, Indrani tied a raksha (protection) | Read more



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Recent events


31/07/2015 | Guru Poornima
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Kalupur, Ahmedabad celebrated Guru Poornima on Friday 31st July 2015 Read more | Pictures »

 

28/03/2015 | Ramnavmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Ram Navmi and Swaminarayan Jayanti on Saturday 28th March 2015 Read more | Pictures »

 

01/03/2015 | Saint David's Day
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff took part in the parade to celebrate Saint David's Day on Sunday 1st March 2015 Pictures »

 

17/02/2015 | Maha Shivratri
Maha Shivratri Read more | Pictures »

 

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Shikshapatri Shlock 27


No one shall ever associate with a thief, an addict, a hypocrite, a debauch, and a deceit.

અને ચોર, પાપી, વ્‍યસની, પાંખડી, કામી તથા કિમિયા આદિક ક્રિયાએ કરીને જનનો ઠગનારો એ છ પ્રકારના જે મનુષ્‍ય તેમનો સંગ ન કરવો.

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Parshuram Jayanti

Parshuram Jayanti

Celebrated on Vaisakh Sud Trij, on this day, one shall bathe in a tirthdhaam (pilgrimage), perform Pooja and carry out Bhramcharya. Parshuram Bhagwan was born on this day and he got his name Parshuram because Read More »

Sweets for a Ring

Sweets for a Ring

One day Suwashinibhabi was cooking in the kitchen. She had taken her ring off and placed it on a nearby shelf. Ghanshyam went to the kitchen feeling very hungry and asked his Bhabi for some food. Bhabi replied, ""Please wait a while, the food won't be long." Ghanshyam could not wait He saw the ring on the shelf and thought of exchanging it for some food. Without his Bhabi noticing Read More »

Shree Swaminarayan Temple Oldham - 34th Patotsav Celebrations

This year Shree Swaminarayan Temple Oldham celebrates its 34th Anniversary. The event will be graced by learned Saints from Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj, who will recite the holy scripture Shreemad Satsangi Jeevan Read More »

Ora Aawo

Oraa Aavo Shyaam Snehi Oraa Aavo Shyaam Snehi, Sundar Var Jou Vhaalaa, Oh my dearest (dark complexioned) friend, come close to me, so that I can see you my beautiful companion (husband), Jatan Karine Jivan Maaraa, Jeevmaahi Prou Vhaalaa ... 1 O dearest, You are the sustainer of my life and therefore, with great care, I want to (do) unite my soul with you. Read More »

Here There and Everywhere

Ghanshyam visited all the temples in Ayodhya, in the morning before breakfast and also in the evening before supper. Ghanshyam however spent most of his time in Ram janma bhoomi, (the birth place of Ram bhagwan) and also at Hanumangadhi. He would sit quietly, attentively listening to the katha and singing devotional kirtans. One evening, Ghanshyam Read More »