Pramukh Swami Maharaj
inaugurated the first phase of the Swaminarayan Vidya mandir complex,
located on Padra Road in Atladra, on the outskirts of Vadodara.
When completed the school will cater for over 1,260 students and
have residential facilities for 550. Providing modern teaching
aids and well designed classrooms, the school will provide value-based
English medium education of high quality. The school also provides
excellent facilities to develop students' talents in crafts, music,
dance and other creative skills. It also has an indoor sports
A unique feature of the school is the outdoor Science Park located
on the school campus which provides education of basic scientific
principles through a large variety of scientific games and demonstrations.
The first intake of students studying in Standards 1 to 4 will
begin on 15 June 2005.
Blessing the inauguration assembly, Pramukh Swami Maharaj stressed
the need for value-based education in today's society to teach
children good moral character and a life free of addictions.