At 9.05 a.m. Swamishri came out of his room in his wheelchair and proceeded for Thakorji’s darshan. The murtis in the mandir shrines were festively decorated for the Shri Hari Jayanti Celebration. In the Rang Mandap, Swamishri inaugurated Shishu Kilol, an audio CD published by Swaminarayan Aksharpith. Thereafter, Swamishri blessed the devotees seated in the mandir grounds.
At the Yagnapurush Smruti Mandir, commentaries written by Bhadresh Swami on the Chandogya and Brihadaranyaka Upanishads were inaugurated. Swamishri blessed Bhadresh Swami for these commentaries and also for his next commentary on the Nasadiya Sukta in the Rig Veda.
The Hari Jayanti Festival was celebrated at night. Swamishri was unable to be present.