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.Read More
27th August 2010 was a landmark day in the history of Kenya. Over hundred thousand Kenyans witnessed the promulgation of a long awaited new constitution at Uhuru Park, in Nairobi. H. H. Swamibapa Pipe Band was invited to perform at such a grand occasion witnessed by over 5 heads of African States and several notable dignitaries.Read More
Exactly 50 years ago, Jeevanpran Swamibapa inaugurated Shree Swaminarayan Mandir in the village. In celebration of this golden jubilee, and to mark the opening of a new Mandir in Vrushpur, the Suvarna Pratishtha Mahotsav Vrushpur, has been inspired by Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj. The 5 day festival will take place from Thursday 7 May to Monday 11 May 2009.Read More
Murti Prtishtha Mahotsav, Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Surat. Procession in the city of Surat and stage performance during music and dance night. (February 2009).Read More
H. H. Swamibapa Pipe Band together with the H. H. Swamibapa Procession Girls were cordially invited to perform at this year Madaraka Day celebrations at the Nyayo National Stadium. In presence were His Excellency Hon. Mwai Kibaki, C.G.H., M.P., President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kenya, The Prime Minister, members of 45 day old Grand Coalition Government, Diplomats and a large crowd of over 40,000 people.Read More
H H Swamibapa Pipe Band got a special invitation from The Ministry of Gender, Sports, Culture & Social Services to entertain invited guests at the State House Garden Party hosted by His Excellency the President, Hon. Mwai Kibaki, and Her Excellency the First Lady, Mrs. Lucy Kibaki, during Jamhuri Day Celebrations on 12th December 2007 at State House Nairobi.Read More
Eleven day centenary celebrations of Shree Mukatjeevan Swamibapa with stage performances and grand processions in the city of Ahmedabad, India. This was the first time when all four bands from London, Bolton, Nairobi, and New Jersey performed together.Read More
50 years celebration of Swaminarayan Temple originally built on Grogan Road. A grand procession in the streets of Nairobi, Kenya.Read More
Murti Pratishtha Mahotsav, Shree Swaminarayan Temple, 2nd Parklands, Nairobi.Read More
The Rajat Mahotsav of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi (a festival marking 25 years since Jeevanpran Swamibapa gave Shree Swaminarayan Gadi a physical embodiment) was held in Maninagar. Acharya Swamishree opened the newly re-built Shree Ishwar Sadvidyashram (Swaminarayan Boarding).
Prof. Rajendra Singh, head of India's Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) had come to inaugurate celebrations marking 50 years of service by the RSS in Kenya (known locally as the "Bharatiya Swayamsevak Sangh," or BSS). Seven thousand Hindus from over 32 institutions from all across Kenya joined together in the "Virat Hindu Sangam" to honor Prof. Singh. Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band - Nairobi was a standout performer during the spectacular processions which commenced at Kenya Bhramsabha building on Muranga Road and culminated at SSD Temple in Lower Kabete.Read More
150th year since Jeevanpran Shree Abji Bapashree gave darshan upon this earth. To mark this ocassion, His Holiness Acharya Swamishree celebrated the Sat Suvarna Mahotsav at Maninagar, India.(7 to 13-11-1994)
The Suvarna Jayanti Mahotsav (Golden Jubillee) of Shree Ghanshyam Maharaj, Shree Swaminarayan Temple, Maninagar- India. (27-2-1994 to 14-3-1994)
Murti Pratishtha Mahotsav of Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Smruti Mandir, World Peace Centre, built in commemoration of Gurudev Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa by His heir HDH Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj. Godasar, Ahmedabad, India. (7 October 1991)
A magnificent marble memorial Temple was created at the exact site, in Godhasar, where Acharya Swamishree performed the cremation rites of Gurudev Jeevanpran Swamibapa in 1979 CE. This Temple epitomises the profound divine love of Acharya Swamishree towards His Gurudev Jeevanpran Swamibapa.
Acharya Shree Jitendriyapriyadasji Swamiji Maharaj is the current spiritual leader of Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan. He is the heir to Acharya Shree Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree Maharaj, and sixth in the lineage of ascetic Acharyas, which descends directly from Lord Shree Swaminarayan.
Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band is part of Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan based in Ahmedabad, India. Each Pipe Band is managed by the Mandir in its location.