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31/10/2017 | 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



04/11/2017 | Tulsi Vivah | Once there was a king by the name of Kushdhavaj. He was a true devotee of God. He had two daughters who were devout Satsangi's, one by the name of Vrunda and another named Vedavanti. From a very young age, both had renounced the material world and were fully devoted to God. Vrunda and Vedavanti decided that they wanted God Himself to be their true husband | Read more



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02/10/2017 | Installation of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Cardiff
We at Hindu Council of Wales are proud to announce the successful installation of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Cardiff. We thank all our chief guests , volunteers and participants! A heart felt thanks to Mr. Satish Dhupelia, the great grandson of Mahatma Gandhi who came all the way from South Africa to grace the occasion. Pictures »

 

27/08/2017 | Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff - Ghanshyam Dashabdi Mahotsav
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Ghanshyam Dashabdi Mahotsav from Sunday 27th August to Sunday 3rd September 2017 | Pothi Yatra | Day 1 | Day 2 | Playback Video | Pictures »

 

15/08/2017 | Shree Krishna Janmashtami
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Shree Krishna Janmastmi on Tuesday 15th August 2017 Read more | Pictures »

 

24/02/2017 | Maha Shivratri
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Maha Shivratri on Friday 24th February 2017. Read more | Pictures »

 

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Shikshapatri Shlock 46


My disciples, Brahmins or others need not give up their practice of wearing Vibhuti on their forehead and Rudraksha rosary around their neck if it is their traditional custom.

અને જે બ્રહ્મણાદિકને ત્રિપુંડ્ર જે આડુ તિલક કરવું તથા રુદ્રાક્ષની માળા ધારવી, એ બે વાનાં પોતાની કુળ પરંપરાએ કરીને ચાલ્‍યાં આવ્‍યાં હોય અને તે બ્રાહ્મણ અમારા આશ્રિત થયા હોય તો પણ તેમણે ત્રિપુંડ્ર અને રુદ્રાક્ષનો કયારેય ત્‍યાગ ન કરવો.

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