Articles tagged under: Swaminarayan
October 14, 2018
Abu Dhabi: Gujarat headquartered Bochasanvasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha(BAPS) has formed Mandir Limited, a non-profit company registered with the United Arab Emirate(UAE) government for construction, development and management of Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi.
The first Hindu temple coming up in Abu Dhabi has launched a website – www.mandir.ae – to facilitate contributions to support the temple’s construction.
“We are thrilled to launch and announce the new website and strongly fee...Read More
June 27, 2018
New Delhi: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has visited Akshardham temple, in the Indian capital New Delhi, as part of his official visit to India.
During the tour, Sheikh Abdullah was briefed on the historical artifacts of the temple and its architecture, heritage, traditional culture and unique arts, as well as the Indian architectural monuments and the huge palace which was built from carved sandstone.
The Foreign Minis...Read More
May 06, 2018
Bhuj: Bhuj Swaminarayan Sanstha, part of Ahmedabad's Kalupur based Swaminarayan Mandir will build Rs 2 crore grand temple and hall right near the Indo - Pak border at Bhediya bet in Rann of Kutch.
Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani today performed Shila poojan for this temple project.
Post 1971 Indo - Pak war, a murti of Lord Hanuman was shifted from near Jat Talai chowki in Pakistan to Bhediya bet in Kutch. Border Security Force(BSF) jawans worship Lord Hanuman at small Bhediya bet temple...Read More
February 16, 2018
Prime Minister of Canada Justin Pierre Trudeau will visit Akshardham temple in Gujarat capital Gandhinagar on February 19 and spend around 40 minutes in its premises.
A spokesperson of the temple of BAPS Swaminarayan sect today said that the Canadian PM would arrive in the temple at about 1140am on February 19. His stay was scheduled for around 40 minutes.
He refused to divulge more details about the visit at this juncture.
February 14, 2018
Ahmedabad: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, arriving in India later this week, will deliver a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA). Trudeau is also going to visit the Akshardham mandir of Swaminarayan sect in State capital Gandhinagar.
Mr Trudeau is scheduled to visit the IIMA on February 19 and address its students, the leading business school said in a statement in Ahmedabad on Monday.
"The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) will have the p...Read More
January 30, 2018
Dubai: Ground breaking for the temple in Abu Dhabi by Bochasanvasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha(BAPS) will take place on Sunday, February 11 this year along with reception in honour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Abu Dhabi in United Arab Emirates. The event has been hosted and organized by Embassy of India, Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of India in Dubai in association with BAPS Saminarayan Sanstha. A meeting in this connection was recently held in Delhi in presence of Brahmvihari Swami of B...Read More
January 25, 2018
Rajkot: 40 youths including those who have completed engineering and MBA education today took diksha to become Swaminarayan monks and left worldly life at Bochasanvasi Akshar Purushottam(BAPS) organized Akshar Deri Sardh Shatabdi Mahotsav in Gondal in Rajkot district.
Out of 40, 35 youths underwent Parshadi diksha(primary diksha during which they dress in white and live like a monk but are not given full monk status) while 5 underwent Bhagwati diksha(final diksha after they pass Parshadi dik...Read More
January 22, 2018
Rajkot: President Mr. Ram Nath Kovind today lightened the lamps and made Pooja, Archna of Shree Aksharderi at world famous Akshar Purshottam Temple in Gondal town, near Rajkot. The President also sought blessings for all-round development of the nation and happiness, peace and prosperity for the people.
Mr. Kovind was accompanied by Gujarat Governor O. P. Kohli, Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani, deputy chief minister Mr. Nitinbhai Patel, and Education minister Mr. Bhupendrasinh Chudasama....Read More
January 07, 2018
Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijay Rupani today attended the “Atmiya Yuva Mahotsav” organesd by the Shri Hari Ashram,Haridham Sokhda on the occasion of 84th Pragatotsav(Birth Anniversary) of Hariprasad Swamiji Maharaj . He said that the work of a saint is to build the behavior of others through their behavior. Creating a class of people working in social life is the true saint's devotion. Sokhda Shri Hariprasad is amongst one of them. An addiction fre...Read More
January 01, 2018
Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will on January 2 perform ground breaking for a new bus station in pilgrim town Vadtal in Central Gujarat. The bus station is going to be built in cooperation of Vadtal Temple Trust which owns number of Swaminarayan temples. New modern bus stand will come up over 4,350 square meter land. The Chief Minister will address public meeting and perform puja in Swaminarayan temple.
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