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'Holi' Celebrations
at BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London
Friday 25th March 2005

 

Devotees from across the UK gathered to offer their prayers at the Holi festival

Devotees from across the UK gathered to offer their prayers at the Holi festival

 


Adjacent to the grounds of The Swaminarayan School, the festival of Holi commenced with traditional Vedic prayers and ceremonies on the evening of Friday 25th March 2005. Sacred images of Thakorji and Lord Vishnu were placed adjacent to the large fire where sanctified coconuts were offered as prasadi to visitors. Thousands of people gathered for this traditional celebration.

Aksharbrahma Gunatitanand Swami, Bhagwan Swaminarayan and Shri Gopalanand Swami   Shri Ghanshyam Maharaj
Aksharbrahma Gunatitanand Swami, Bhagwan Swaminarayan and Shri Gopalanand Swami
 
Shri Ghanshyam Maharaj
     
Performing the arti of Thakorji and Lord Vishnu   Sadhus lighting the Holi
Performing the arti of Thakorji and Lord Vishnu
 
Sadhus lighting the Holi
     
  Shri Harikrishna Maharaj  
Shri Harikrishna Maharaj
 
     


 
2004, Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha, Swaminarayan Aksharpith