Entries by Jayna Hirani

Diwali Food Collection 2023

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, For Diwali this year, we are doing a collection for Redbridge food bank, to help those in need. In times like this, your contribution will touch the lives of many and will mean a great deal. You will be able to drop off items to the Mandir until 14th November. There will […]

Lunar Eclipse – Saturday 28th October

Jay Shree Swaminarayan There will be a lunar eclipse taking place this month, on Saturday 28th October. Start time: 8:35pm BST End time: 9:52pm BST Consumption of food should stop from 10:14am BST on Saturday 28th October. Children, elderly and sick haribhakto should at least observe fast from 5:35pm BST.

Sharad Poonam – Sunday 29th October

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Aaj sharad punam no chando re, atishe shobhe akashe … We are holding a maharaas for Sharad Punam this year on Sunday 29th October from 6:30pm onwards. Dudhpaak prasad will be served thereafter.

Diwali 2023 Itinerary

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, It’s coming up to that time of the year once again… the great utsav of Diwali! Please see poster for full timetable from Friday 10th November – Tuesday 14th November.

Summer Funday and Yoga – Sunday 16th July

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, We have a big event coming up on Sunday 16th July at SSW 🥳 Not only do we have our annual summer Funday with games for all ages from 11am onwards 🤩🏏⚽️, but this time, we also have a special mindfulness and yoga session 🧘🏽‍♀️🧘🏽‍♂️ taking place from 11am-12pm, hosted by the […]

Wills & Probate – Sunday 9th July

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, On Sunday 9th July, we have a guest speaker, Mr Kunverji Patel attending the Mandir to talk about an extremely important topic : Wills & Probate – Inheritance and Estate Planning from 11am onwards. He’s from our own community and will be speaking in both Gujarati and English for easy understanding. It […]

Sahajanand Vykhyanmala

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, A 4-day katha is being held at Mandir from Sunday 25th – Wednesday 28th June in the presence of SGVP santo, including Madhavpriya Swami. Katha will be held every evening from 6:30-7:30pm.

Hanuman Jayanti – Thursday 6th April

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Join us on Thursday 6th April 2023 to celebrate Hanuman Jayanti! There will be Hanuman pujan for both kids in particular from 7:15pm, followed by Hanuman Chalisa recital.

Ram Navmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti – Thursday 30th March

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Join us on Thursday 30th March to celebrate the divine birth of Bhagwan Shree Ram and Bhagwan Shree Swaminarayan. – A fruit ankutt will be on display from the morning. – Shree Ram Janma Aarti 12PM. – Shree Ghanshyam Janmotsav & Raas utsav from 7:30PM.

200 Hours of Dhun – Updated

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, We have just under 2 months left until we celebrate 200 years of Shree NarNarayan Dev in Bhuj. In the lead up to this maha utsav, all 8 UK mandirs are each taking the niyam to do 25 hours of dhun, totalling 200 hours. To date, we have completed over 15 hours […]