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This week | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Kundanpur - Murti Pran Pratishtha Mahotsav | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Kundanpur celebrates the joyous occasion of Murti Pran Pratishtha at their Temple. The event will be graced by learned Saints from Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj, who will recite Shreemad Satsangi Jeevan | Watch LIVE | Read more

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10/05/2015 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Dharma Bhakti Manor - Patotsav Celebrations | This year Shree Swaminarayan Temple Stanmore celebrates its 9th Patotsav celebrations. The event will be graced by learned Saints from Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj. Katha commences on Monday 11th May 2015, with Abhishek on Friday 15th May from 8:00am onwards | More info | Read more

14/05/2015 | Apara Ekadashi | Apara Ekadashi takes place on Vaishaak Vad 11. On one occasion King Yudhistir enquired to Lord Krishna, "O Krishna, please enlighten me with the importance of keeping vratt on Apara Ekadashi?" The Lord replied, "The greatness of observing the vratt of Apara Ekadashi has been described in detail as follows in the Brahmand Puran. Apara Ekadashi is the giver | Read more

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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
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Maha Shivratri on Tuesday 17th February 2015 Read more | Pictures »


24/01/2015 | Vasant Panchmi, Shikshapatri Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple celebrated Shikshapatri Jayanti on Saturday 24th January 2015 Read more | Pictures »


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This vertical mark (tilak) shall be made either with Gopichandan or with sandal paste with saffron, etc. receive as prasad after puja of Lord Shri Krishna.

અને તે તિલક જે તે ગોપીચંદનને કરીને કરવું અથવા ભગવાનની પૂજા કરતાં બાકી રહ્યું અને કેસર કંકુમાદિકે યુકત એવું જે પ્રસાદીનું ચંદન તેણે કરીને તિલક કરવું.

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