As part of His ongoing vicharan to East Africa, Gnan Mahodadhi Acharya Shree Jitendriyapriyadasji Swamiji Maharaj together with sants and devotees travelled to Kampala, Uganda from 6th to 13th January 2023. This was the last trip of His 2022-2023 vicharan to East Africa. Devotees warmly welcomed Him and performed swagat dance to welcome Him to Uganda.
While in Uganda, Acharya Swamiji Maharaj performed various scripture recitals, padharamani to devotees’ homes, offices, factories, quarries and blessed them with abundant spiritual knowledge. He also performed annkoot arti and patotsav ceremony at Kampala temple and blessed the congregation with His Divine blessings.
Acharya Swamiji Maharaj performed Ved Ratna Acharya Shree Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree Maharaj’s Asthi Suman Visarjan at Lake Victoria and at Murchison Falls along River Nile. Acharya Swamiji Maharaj, sants and devotees performed poojan and aarti to the Kadas (urn) containing the ashes before eventually laying them in Lake Victoria and River Nile respectively. He had a cruise along River Nile together with sants and devotees and blessed the animals living in and around the Nile waters– Hippos, crocodiles, fish, birds, monkeys and many more.
Acharya Swamiji Maharaj visited the Entebbe Zoo – Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre, where He blessed the animals at the zoo and gave a handsome donation of 10 million Uganda Shillings and water tanks to help in wildlife conservation. He cares dearly for environment conservation as well and to this cause, He performed tree planting activity while in Uganda. He also visited Para Lodge to bless the animals in the conservation area.
After abundance of activity and blessings to the souls in Uganda, Acharya Swamiji Maharaj, sants and devotees returned back to Nairobi in the afternoon of 13th January 2023.