Over 50,000 devotees from throughout India and the world gathered for the colorful Pushpadolotsav festival in Sarangpur on 22 March 2008.
The evening assembly commenced at 5.00 pm and included bhajans and inspiring speeches by senior sadhus and invited dignitaries.
On this occasion publications in Tamil were inaugurated. Also guidebooks for Swaminarayan Akshardham in New Delhi in several European and Indian languages were released.
In this blessings, Swamishri explained that the height of devotion is to believe God to fault-free and beyond the influence of human traits.
Finally, Swamishri spent nearly two hours spraying the devotees with sanctified saffron-scented water.