Chaitra Sud 6, Friday 23 Mar 2018

Upcoming events

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

03/03/2018 | Fuldol Utsav, NarNarayan Dev Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated NarNarnarayan Dev Jayanti, Fuldol Utsav on Saturday 3rd March 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 »


24/01/2018 | Saak Utsav
Shree Swaminarayan Temple celebrated Saak Utsav on Wednesday 24th January 2018 in the presence of Bhuj Santos Pictures »


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Shikshapatri Shlock 76

All my disciples shall take a vow to observe additional austerity during the four month of monsoon (beginning from the eleventh day of bright half of Ashade month and ending on the twelfth day of the bright half of Kartika month) and those who are unable to do so, may observe it at least during the month of Shravana.

અને અમારા જે સર્વે સતસંગી તેમણે ચાતુર્માસને વિષે વિશેષ નિયમ ધારવો અને જે મનુષ્‍ય અસમર્થ હોય તેમણે તો એક શ્રાવણ માસને વિષે વિશેષ નિયમ ધારવો.

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Devotees of Shree East Africa Swaminarayan Satsang Temple (Nairobi) will be blessed by recital of the divine discourses that Shukhdevji Maharaj gave to King Parikshit; the greatness of this dialogue between these saintly persons is such that Bhagwan Ved Vyas atlast found fulfilment when he wrote it and Bhagwan Shree Swaminarayan has instructed his followers to read or hear the Bhagwat with great reverence atleast once a year or as a minimum, atleast once in a lifetime. This event will be graced by learned Saints from Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj, who will recite the holy scripture Shreemad Bhagwat (Bhagwat Puran). Read More »

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Purshottam / Adhik Maas

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Parshuram Jayanti

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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 »