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Lunar Eclipse – Monday 21st January

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, On Monday 21st January 2019 there is a lunar eclipse. Its timings are as follows: Start time – 03:33am End time – 06:51am According to our Sampraday, consumption of food should stop from 16:08pm on Sunday 20th January 2019. Children, elderly, unable and unwell individuals who can observe, should obey the fast […]

Saak Utsav – Sunday 13th January

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, To mark the end of this pavitra month of Dhanurmaas – Saak Utsav has been organised by our Mandir on Sunday 13th January. Swaminarayan Bhagwan first did the Saak Utsav in Loya in the presence of many haribhaktos and santos cooking over a 1000kg of aubergines. 8.30am to 9.30am – Dhanurmaas Dhun […]

Dhanurmaas – 17th Dec to 14th Jan

Monday 17th December marks the start of the winter month of Dhanurmaas. In Dhanurmaas, it is considered very auspicious to perform good deeds early in the morning. This is why dhuns and kirtans are sung in the Mandir. During this month, Shree Krishna Bhagwan also went to His guru, Sandipani Rushi, to receive His education. […]

Christmas Funday – Tuesday 25th December

Our annual Christmas Funday kicks off at 10.30am! Join us for a fun filled day of games, activities and prizes for the Ho Ho whole family to enjoy. Raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the day – our chosen charity for this year is DKMS, whose mission is to provide a matching donor for […]

199th Vachnamrut Jayanti – Tuesday 11th December

Tuesday 11th December will mark the 199th Vachanamrut Jayanti. There will be a recital happening all day at Mandir. If you would like to participate in the recital of the Vachnamrut, please add your name to the list of chapters to read located at the information desk. In the evening from 7:30pm onwards, there will […]

Updates from Sporting Saturdays

Here’s a glimpse of what we have started on Sporting Saturdays at SSW. Come along to take part in the various fitness activities available. We have had several personal trainers attend to lead the sessions so you are definitely in great hands! Register your interest here!

Sharad Poonam – Tuesday 23rd October

Come join us on Tuesday 23rd October for Sharad Poonam raas from 8pm onwards. This evening, the moon is at its brightest and fullest, and signifies many important events. One event that occurred on this night was when Krishna Bhagwan performed his divine Maharaas leela with Radhaji and the Gopis. The Gopis submerged in their love […]

Patotsav 2018 – 2nd to 9th September

  Travelling to the venue: Driving from Outer London – SSW is easily accessible from the A406 North Circular Road by taking the Wanstead A12 Exit from Redbridge Roundabout. Continue west from the roundabout, taking the first main signposted exit off the A12 towards Wanstead 1/2 a mile in. Continue straight at the first traffic lights […]

Fun Day – Sunday 12th August

Come along with your friends and family for East London Mandir’s Fun Day 2018! We’ve got lots of fun games and competitions lined up throughout the day with lunch and refreshments served too! When: Sunday 12th August 2018 10.30am – 5pm Location: Swaminarayan Sports World Sports Ground, Blake Hall Road, Wanstead, E11 2QW

Total Lunar Eclipse – Friday 27th July

The forthcoming Total Eclipse of the Moon (classified as longest eclipse of the 21st century) that we need to observe, falls on Friday 27th July 2018 (Ashadh Sud Punam –Gurupurnima). Its timings are as follows:- Total Eclipse of the Moon – Friday 27th July 2018 Start time: 19:24 BST Maximum eclipse: 21:22 BST End time: 23:19 BST   According to our […]