Swaminarayan Jayanti and Ramnavmi Celebrations
On Monday 18th
April 2005, countless devotees visited BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir,
Neasden to celebrate the auspicious festival of Shri Swaminarayan Jayanti
and Ramnavmi. To mark the festive occasion, annakuts were offered to
the sacred images of Ghanshyam Maharaj and Ram Sita.
Thereafter at 8:00pm, a special assembly was held in which the divine life of Bhagwan Swaminarayan was presented through bhajans and speeches. These grand celebrations climaxed in the celebrations of the birth of Bhagwan Swaminarayan at 10:10pm.
During the course of the day, devotees were given the opportunity of offering abhishek to the sacred image of Nilkanth Varni Maharaj (Bhagwan Swaminarayan). Special prasad of 'panchajiri' was given to all the devotees who visited the Mandir.