Kartik Vad 2, Friday 27 November 2015

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07/12/2015 | Utpati Ekadashi | "Utpati" means create, emerge or appear. Everything has been created by the Supreme Almighty. And there are reasons explained in the scriptures for the various creations of things in this universe. Even God needs a reason for Him to appear on earth, let alone anything else. Here, we will discuss what and who Ekadashi is? Where did Ekadashi come from? What is the need | Read more

11/12/2015 | Darsh Amavaasya |

15/12/2015 | Vachnamrut Jayanti | Bhagwan Shree Swaminarayan held discussions with many devotees about many different religious topics in following villages: Gadhada, Sarangpur, Kariyani, Loya, Panchala, Vadtal, Aslali, Jetalpur and Ahmedabad. Muktanand Swami, Gopalanand Swami, Brahmanand swami, Nityanand Swami and Shukanand Swami put together these discussion | Read more

17/12/2015 | Dhanurmaas | Dhanurmaas is also called Shoonya (nothing) Maas because during this month it is considered inauspicious to arrange marriages or other such functions. Only Godly functions and devotional activities should be arranged during this month as rewards for such activities are far greater than during other times. During this Maas the sun transits through Dhanur Rashi so the month is called | Read more

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21/09/2015 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff - Patotsav Celebrations
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff will be celebrated their 33rd Patotsav celebrations from Monday 21st September to Sunday 27th September 2015. Maha Abhishek of Ghanshyam Maharaj was performed on Tuesday 22nd September 2015. Watch Playback | View images : Day 1 : Raas Utsav : Ladies Night : Jal Yatra & Entertainment Evening : Bhajan Night : Cultural Evening : Last Day : Pictures »


05/09/2015 | Shree Krishna Janmastmi
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Shree Krishna Janmastmi on Saturday 5th September 2015 Read more | Pictures »


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 »


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Shikshapatri Shlock 207

All male and female followers of My Sampraday shall consider all the males and females who live and behave against the precepts of this Shikshapatri as outcast from My Sampraday.

અને જે બાઈ-ભાઈ આ શિક્ષાપત્રી પ્રમાણે નહિ વર્તે, તે તો અમારા સંપ્રદાય થાકી બાહેર છે, એમ અમારા સંપ્રદાય વાળા સ્ત્રી-પુરુષ તેમણે જાણવું.

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