April 1, 2001. With the theme of “Padharya Akhand Sukh Aapava”, the festival focused on Lord Swaminarayan’s life and his divine deeds that led people of India towards better living. The message was presented by speeches, PowerPoint and dramas of Abhesinh Darbar, Joban Pagi and Khima Suthaar by Kishore and Yuvak Mandal. The 3 hours program was enjoyed by devotees from Birmingham, Gadsden, Homewood, Dothan, Ozark, Pell City, Bessemer, Hoover and Florida. The finale Aarti was performed by all the devotees.