Ashadh Sud 6, Wednesday 18 Jul 2018

Upcoming events


23/07/2018 | Devshayani Ekadashi (Chaturmaas Starts) | The 11th day of the bright half of Ashadh is known as Padma Ekadashi (more commonly known as Devshayani Ekadashi). It is the beginning of Chaturmaas ("chatur" means four and "maas" means months), the four auspicious monsoon months which are full of festivals and celebrations. In these four months the atmosphere is heavy with moisture | Read more



27/07/2018 | Guru Poornima | This day celebrates the remembrance of ones Guru. In life you can have numerous gurus ranging from mother and father to school teachers, but here we must think of our spiritual Guru, namely our Dharma Guru, the present Acharya. The true Guru is equated with God and is the true link | Read more



27/07/2018 | Lunar Eclipse (Chandra Grahan) | A lunar eclipse occurs when the Sun, Earth and Moon are in a single line with Earth in the middle. If this occurs, the Moon (or part of it) does not receive light from the Sun because it is in the shadow of the Earth, and thus the Moon becomes invisible even though there would normally have been a full moon. However, some of the | More info | Read more



08/08/2018 | Kamika Ekadashi | Kamika Ekadashi falls on the 11th day of the dark half in the month of Ashadh. Bhagwan Shree Krishna narrates to King Yudhisttir, "O King, in the dialogue of Lord Brahma to Naradji (depicted in Brahmvaivratt Puran), the vratt of Kamika Ekadashi is of great importance and yields great values to whoever performs it. One who reads and listens to this discourse achieves much greater deeds | Read more


Daily Darshan



More events | View calendar


Recent events


25/03/2018 | Ramnavmi & Swaminarayan Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Ramnavmi and Swaminarayan Jayanti on Sunday 25th March 2018 Read more | Pictures »

 

03/03/2018 | Fuldol Utsav, NarNarayan Dev Jayanti
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated NarNarnarayan Dev Jayanti, Fuldol Utsav on Saturday 3rd March 2018 Read more | Pictures »

 

24/02/2018 | Laxman's Circle
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff Yuvak Mandal hosted an event called Laxman's Circle on Saturday 24th February 2018 where all Yuvaks took part in the activities. Pictures »

 

13/02/2018 | Maha Shivratri
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Cardiff celebrated Maha Shivratri on Tuesday 13th February 2018 Read more | Pictures »

 

More galleries...




Useful Links

Shikshapatri Shlock 133


The wives of these Acharyas with the concurrence of their husbands shall initiate and give Mantra of lord Shri Krishna to females only but never to any male.

અને હવે એ અયોધ્‍યાપ્રસાદ અને રઘુવીર એ બન્‍નેની જે પત્‍નીઓ તેમણે પોતપોતાના પતિની આજ્ઞાએ કરીને સ્‍ત્રીઓને જ શ્રીકૃષ્‍ણનાં મંત્રનો ઉપદેશ કરવો પણ પુરુષોને ન કરવો.

More Shikshapatri Shlocks...

Featured articles

Kali Chaudas

Kali Chaudas

Hanumanji as a baby was very hungry. Whilst lying down he saw the sun in the sky and thought it was a fruit and went to pick it. He flew into the sky and put the whole sun in his mouth causing darkness throughout the entire universe. Lord Indra requested that Hanumanji return the sun. When Hanumanji refused, Read More »

Premanand Swami - Premsakhi

Premanand Swami - Premsakhi

Premanand Swami was born as Hathiram in the town of Dora Bharuch in VS 1840. He was born to Hindu parents who abandoned him at a young age. A Muslim family raised him, his foster father was called Dosatai Read More »

Nirnay 2018

Panchang (Nirnay) is an ancient Vedic calendar in a tabulated form that helps to plan for travel, work, money, love, etc, well in advance. It is simply an Indian Vedic almanac. It has evolved for the past 5000 years or so. Read More »

Mangrol

After leaving Piplana, Nilkantvarni came to a village called Mongrol. He came to a Vava, (a pool with steps leading down to it), and after taking a bath, He sat down to meditate. At this time a man called Gordhan also came to the vava for a bath. Gordhan was a devotee of Shri Krishna and also a follower of Ramanand Swami. He saw Nilkantvarni meditating and wondered who Read More »

Diwali Blessings 2013

His Holiness Acharya 1008 Shree Koshalendraprasadji Maharaj, His Holiness Bhavi Acharya 108 Shree Vrajendraprasadji Maharaj and His Holiness Mota Maharajshree Tejendraprasadji Maharaj na Diwali ane Nutan Varash VS 2070 na ashirvad. Read More »