Mantra Lekhan - 31st May 2015
One of the main aims of the Mahotsav is to increase satsang and devotees in the Temple. What better way to start than Mantra Lekhan? This is one of the main Mahotsav Niyams and we are inviting all the devotees from around UK to attend this day of Mantra Lekhan. You will be requested to complete at least one book on your attendance. This is one of the first events towards the Grand Mahotsav.
The importance of Swaminarayan Maha Mantra is known to all the devotees by the words of "Je Swaminarayan Naam leshe, Tena Badha Paatak Baadi Deshe".
'My Wishing Stone' - Shibir 2015
Once you have come in contact with Maharaj you have then achieved everything. Whatever you wish for, you attain. Maharaj is therefore our "Wishing Stone"
Shibir will teach you how to remember and keep in contact with Maharaj. There will be fun workshops dealing with how we can overcome various things that stop us from getting to the wishing stone. It has also proved to be a great platform to meet new people and make new friends. The experience will uplift you and take your soul closer to our beloved Ghansham Maharaj. So what are you waiting for??
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Mind, Body & Soul - 11th & 12th April 2015
Bal Yuvak Mandal 17th Anniversary
Shree Kutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple Kenton Harrow will be celebrating their 17th Bal Yuvak Mandal anniversary. This year, come and join us in the evenings to learn about the importance of balanced diet with exercise and its benefits in reducing problems such as arthritis, blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes
Together, we will learn the importance that Swaminarayan Bhagwan has placed upon health and diet and how we can still maintain a healthy lifestyle whilst being vegetarians and following the prescribed duties of our religion.
The event will be full of interactive presentations, fun and games!
Mahaprasad will be served on both nights.
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Hanuman Jayanti - 4th April 2015
Hanuman Jayanti falls on Chaitra Shukla Purnima (March/April). Hanumanji is a great devotee and an exceptional Brahmachari. He is humble, brave and wise. He possesses all the divine virtues.
Hanumanji was born to Anjani, the wife of Kesari Vanar the king of the monkeys, as result of number of divine events. Longing for a son, Anjani performed penance to please Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva was pleased with Anjani's penance and gave her darshan. He blessed Anjani and then asked her to pray to Vayu Dev god of the wind. Vayu Dev was pleased and granted Anjani a Son.
At the same time, the King of Ayodhya; Dashrath, was also performing a yagna in order to obtain sons. Vashista Muni was invited to this yagna and instructed King Dashrath to share the prashad amongst his three wives equally...
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