Shravan Sud 4, Tuesday 14 Aug 2018

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This month | Hindola Utsav | This festival marks numerous occasions where Lord Swaminarayan was placed on a swing and rocked to fro for the pleasure of the Satsangis. There are two prominent stories. Once when Lord Swaminarayan was staying in Vadtal, a decorative swing was tied between two mango trees. Satsangi's rocked | Read more



Tomorrow | India Independance Day | It is a national holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from British rule on 15 August 1947. India attained independence following an independence movement noted for largely nonviolent resistance and civil disobedience led by the Indian National Congress (INC)



22/08/2018 | Pavitra Ekadashi |



26/08/2018 | Raksha Bandhan | Raksha Bandhan celebration, started tens of thousands of years ago . Bhavishya Puran cites a story that the devas once battled with the danavas (demons) for twelve years. However, the devas lost, including the mighty Indra. So they prepared to fight again. On this occasion, Indrani tied a raksha (protection) | Read more


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Recent events


25/03/2018 | Ramnavmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Ramnavmi and Swaminarayan Jayanti on Sunday 25th March 2018 Read more | Pictures »

 

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 »

 

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The Yajnavalkya–Smruti from among the Dharma Shastras, these eight are My favorite Shastras.

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Chesta

When the Lord had left his mortal body and returned to his divine abode, the devotees were in a state of mourning. Both Acharyas went to seek solace in the elder saints and asked them to give courage to the devotees. Gopalanand Swami (whom maharaj had entrusted the acharyas to) instructed Premanand Swami to create a Kirtan through which devotees could remember Read More »

Bhai Beej

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, Read More »

Tapasya in Puul Ashram

Having blessed Hanumanji, Nilkantvarni continued His Vanvicharan. He walked through the very dense forest and came to the foot of the Himalayas, he saw beautiful snow capped and black capped mountains (Kalahimegrhiv). He walked through the forests surrounding Read More »

Shree Hari Antardhyan Leela

Shree Hari Antardhyan Leela

It was the summer of the Vikrama Era 1886. Shriji Maharaj fell sick. He was completely reduced physically. At that time, Shriji Maharaj got all his followers, saints and Sadhus seated before him and addressed them Read More »

Pibek

In the town where the kamakshi Devi Temple was situated, there lived a Brahmin called Pibek. He was a follower of Mahakali. He was a good Brahmin but became evil natured as he kept the company of evil spirits and read bad scriptures. He used his black magic to Read More »