During the monsoon season, Chaturmaas, particularly in the months of Ashadh and Shravan (which typically fall between July and August), Hindu mandirs around the world are filled with beautiful hindolas, or swings. For an entire month, the small murti of Bhagwan is placed in a hindola which is then gently pulled back and forth with a string.
Yuvak-Yuvati Summer Shibir 2016
Regional Summer Shibirs for Yuvak and Yuvati wings took place across North American from June through September. The two-day Summer Shibir drew upon a verse from Nishkulanand Swami’s Chosath Padi as its central theme, “Māno Mali Chhe Moti Vāt”.
Annakut - 2015
Happy New Year
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Toronto, ON, Canada
Bal-Balika-Summer-Shibir-2015, Toronto, ON, Canada
Two-day Regional Summer Shibir, titled “Shanti: within Reach” took place across North America. The shibir was designed as part adhiveshan (competition series) and part classroom sessions focused on the theme itself.
Karyakar Adhiveshan 2015 - Samjan, Toronto, Canada
Nearly 10,000 participants attended six regional shibirs held by BAPS across North America for a spiritual and social development convention themed, “Samjan”.
BAPS hosted nearly 1600 youths at six regional shibirs around North America for a spiritual and social development convention themed, “Samjan: Life in Perspective”.
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
61 Claireville Drive,
Toronto ON M9W 5Z7
Phone: (416) 798-2277