Chaitra Sud 3, Tuesday 20 Mar 2018

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This week | Shreemad Bhagwat Katha Parayan | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff will be hosting a 7 day Katha Parayan from Monday 19th March to Sunday 25th March 2018 | ► LIVE | More info | Read more

25/03/2018 | Ramnavmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti | The Lord Supreme himself took birth to Dharmadev and Bhaktimata in Chappaiya in Samvat 1837 (2nd April 1781 AD) at 10.10 pm. In Bhagwat Gita Lord Krishna says to Arjun "When dharma (righteousness) is suppressed and Adharma (non righteousness) prevails, I will take birth upon this earth. I will come in order Watch in English : Watch in Gujarati | Read more

27/03/2018 | Kaamda Ekadashi | Kaamda Ekadashi takes place on Chaitra Sud 11. The Ekadashi contributes to fulfilling the wishes of devotees and removes one's sins. In the Varaha Puran, Vyas Muni narrates the story of Lalit and Lalita. Once in the city of Bhogavati, there lived a Naagraj King called Pundarik. In this city there was a great tradition whereby masses of people gathered in the royal palace | Read more

31/03/2018 | Hanuman Jayanti | Hanumanji was born to Anjani, the wife of Kesari Vanar the king of the monkeys. The birth of Hanumaji happened as result of a number of divine events. Longing for a son Anjani performed penance to please Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva was pleased with Anjani's penance and gave her his Darshan and blessings. He then asked Anjani to pray to Vayu Dev, the God of wind. Vayu Dev | Read more

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Recent events

19/03/2018 | Shreemad Bhagwat Katha Parayan
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03/03/2018 | Fuldol Utsav, NarNarayan Dev Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated NarNarnarayan Dev Jayanti, Fuldol Utsav on Saturday 3rd Match 2018 Read more | Pictures »


24/02/2018 | Laxman's Circle
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff Yuvak Mandal hosted an event called Laxman's Circle on Saturday 24th February 2018 where all Yuvaks took part in the activities. Pictures »


13/02/2018 | Maha Shivratri
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Maha Shivratri on Tuesday 13th February 2018 Read more | Pictures »


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Shikshapatri Shlock 194

To the place of householder where food is served by a male and females are not likely to be visible.

અને જે ગૃહસ્‍થના ઘરને વિષે રાંધેલ અન્‍નનો પીરનારો પુરુષ જ હોય તથા સ્‍ત્રીઓનો દર્શનાદિક પ્રસંગ કોઇ રીતે થાય એમ ન હોય.

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