Friday 31 March 2023 | Chaitra Sud 10, Samvat 2079
Fri 31 Mar 2023
On the 19th of January 2017, Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan, Shree Swaminarayan Siddhant Sajivan Mandal - Nairobi conducted a Sadbhav Amrut Parva Maha Poojan in honor of Acharya Swamishree Maharaj's 75th Manifestation. On 22nd Jan 2017 His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj 75th Sadbhav Amrut Parva was celebrated.
A five day festival was hosted by Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Nairobi, to mark the sixtieth anniversary of Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band
Shree Ghanshyam Maharaj Shashtipurti (60th anniversary) Mahotsav Nairobi. Exactly 60 years have passed since the installation of the divine murtis in Nairobi Temple on Kirinyaga Road. To observe the 60th year of this auspicious day, the inspirator, His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj together with the sants and devotees of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan have organized a grand Shashtipurti Mahotsav from 22nd December to 26th December 2012.
A Swagat Yaatra commenced the day’s activities. HDH Acharya Swamishree took his position on the chariot. HH Swamibapa Pipe Band gave a guard of honour to HDH Acharya Swamishree at the junction of 2nd Parklands Avenue and Swamibapa Road, the starting point of the Swagat Yaatra. The Band led the Swagat Yaatra towards the temple. Closely following the band were ‘Sahi Swagat’ memebrs carrying ceremonial offerings of dry fruits and flower garlands. Sant mandal and other devotees were next followed by HDH Acharya Swamishree’s chariot which was pulled by young devotees. Everyone had a birthday party hat on their head.
Ten great years have passed since the installation of the divine Murtis of Lord Swaminarayan, Jeevanpran Shree Abji Bapashree and Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa. To mark this occasion a magnificent 5-day Dashabdi Mahotsav will be held from Wednesday 22 to Sunday 26 December 2010.
Golden jubilee celebration of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Nairobi. Exactly fifty years ago, Adya Acharya Pravar Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa established Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Nairobi. This was the first Temple of our Karan Satsang outside of India.
Grand opening of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Parklands, Nairobi. Murti Prathista Mahotsav - are in celebration of the inauguration of new Mandir and Murtis - divine idols of the Lord - hand carved out of pure white marble and leafed in pure gold.
Ground breaking ceremony of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Nairobi on Swamibapa Road
Forty Years Patotsav Celebrations
South Africa Vicharan
Acharya Swamishree meets President Daniel Arap Moi
Acharya Swamishree's first Vicharan as Acharya of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi
Guruparampara Murti Pratistha Mahotsav
Jeevanpran Swamibapa Zanzibar Vicharan
H.H.Swamibapa Pipe Band establishment
Murti Paratistha Mahotsav at Kirinyaga Road Temple
Jeevanpran Swamibapa's First Visit to Kenya for a duration of 4 months
Swamibapa's first foreign tour to East Africa. This was a revolutionary event. Up till then, it was felt that no Swaminarayan sadhu could leave India and go to foreign lands. Jeevanpran Swamibapa was the first to do so.