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Today | Bhai Beej | Yamunaji the divine form of river Yamuna had invited her brother Yama Raj for a meal at her home. As Yama is always busy handling the affairs of Yamapuri, he couldn't find time to go to her sister's house but on one occasion on Kartik Sud Beej, he went to his sister's house for a meal. Yamunaji was very pleased to see her brother and welcomed him by placing a tilak | Read more

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03/11/2014 | Dev Prabhodhini Ekadashi | On this Ekadashi day the period of Chaturmaas, during which satsangis take special niyams, ends. Lord Vishnu has been resting in an ocean of milk (Kshirsagar) and he awakens on this day. He has also been standing guard at the door of King Bali and on this day his duty ends and he returns to his abode | Read more

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01/09/2014 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff - Patotsav Celebrations
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated their 32nd Patotsav celebrations from Monday 1st September to Sunday 7th September 2014. Watch Playback | View images for: Day 1 : Day 2 : Day 3 : Day 4 : Day 5 : Day 6 : Day 7 : Pictures »


17/08/2014 | Shree Krishna Janmastmi
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Shree Krishna Janmastmi on Sunday 17th August 2014. Read more | Pictures »


26/07/2014 | Swaminarayan League Cup
This year, Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff hosted the Swaminarayan League Cup on Saturday 26th July 2014. Temples from all over UK attended this event. Pictures »


21/07/2014 | Lalji Maharajshri Vrajendraprasadji Maharaj's Birthday Celebrations
Lalji Maharajshri Vrajendraprasadji Maharaj celebrated his 17th birthday celebrations on Monday 21st July 2014. This event was attended by H.H Acharya Maharajshri Koshalendraprasadji Maharaj, Mota Maharajshri Tejendraprasadji Maharaj and Saints from other temples. Pictures »


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All Sadhus like the Naishtic Brahmacharis shall avoid sight of, speaking etc. to women and effeminate males and shall master all inner enemies like lust, anger, greed etc.

હવે સાધુના જે વિષેશ ધર્મ તે કહીએ છીએ- અમારે આશ્રિત જે સર્વ સાધુ તેમણે નૈષ્ઠિક બ્રહ્મચારીની પેઠે સ્‍ત્રીઓના દર્શન ભાષણાદિક પ્રસંગનો ત્‍યાગ કરવો તથા સ્‍ત્રૈણ પુરુષના પ્રસંગાદિકનો ત્‍યાગ કરવો અને અંતઃશત્રુ જે કામ ક્રોધ લોભ અને માન આદિક તેમને જીતવા.

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