Entries by Jayna Hirani

Christmas Funday – 25th December

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Christmas is only a few weeks away and after 2 whole years, our annual Funday is back! The day kickstarts at 10.30am and finishes at 5:30pm! Join us for a fun-filled day of games, activities and prizes for the whole family to enjoy. Raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the day […]

Dhanurmaas – 17th December to 14th January

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Dhanurmaas starts on Saturday 17th December and ends on Saturday 14th January 2023. Please join us every Sunday during this month for dhun between 8:30-9:30am. During Dhanurmas, it is considered auspicious to perform good deeds early in the morning and so, dhuns and kirtans are usually sung. Also during this month, Shree […]

Vachanamrut Jayanti – Sunday 27th November

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Come join us on Sunday 27th November to celebrate 203 years of the Vachanamrut, also known as Vachanamrut Jayanti. We have a lovely morning planned! Pujan and aarti will take place at 10:30am. 272 divas will be on display in the sinhasan and during dhun, all the lights will be off for […]

Tulsi Vivah Itinerary

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, On Saturday 5th – Sunday 6th November 2022 we will be celebrating the holy union of Bhagwan Vishnu and Tulsibai. Please note the following programme for the day:- Saturday 5th November (for Shree Vishnu/Lalji Maharaj): • Ganesh sthapna – 8:00am • Mandap ropan – 8:30am Sunday 6th November (for Tulsibai): • Jaan […]

Diwali 2022 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 Saturday 22nd October – Wednesday 26th October. There will be a solar eclipse taking place on Diwali day this year – Tuesday 25th October. Start time: 10:08am BST End […]

Partial Solar Eclipse – Tuesday 25th October

There will be a solar eclipse taking place on Diwali day this year – Tuesday 25th October. Start time: 10:08am BST End time: 11:52am BST Consumption of food should stop from 22:08pm BST on Monday 24th October. Children, elderly and sick haribhakto should at least observe fast from 07:08am BST on Tuesday 25th October.

Sharad Poonam Maha Raas – Sunday 9th 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 9th October from 7pm onwards.u Dudhpaak prasad will be served thereafter.

5 Hour Dhun – Sunday 24th July

Jay Shree Swaminarayan, Avsar is fast approaching and we are still yet to reach our NIYAM target . This Sunday 24th we are holding a 5 hour collective dhun. We have only completed 52% of the 35 hours required, so please pass the message and do come along with your friends and family from 11am-4pm!

Avsar Patotsav – 14th-21st August

Jay Shree Swaminaryan, Our milestone patotsav is fast approaching! Here is the schedule of events for our week of celebrations taking place from 14th-21st August. For full utsav details please click here: www.eltemple.uk/avsar