Washington B.A.P.S. Swaminarayan Mandir celebrated the "Guru Purnima" Samaiyo in the presence of Pujya Yagnavallabh Swami, Pujya Bhaktiswarup Swami, and devotees who had gathered to offer adoration to their beloved Guru, Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj.
The program included melodious kirtans revolving around Guru Bhakti and Guru Mahima. A kishore, delivered an inspiring speech on necessity of 'The Guru' with examples depicting the significance of Ekantik Guru in our life. The motivating keynote speech was given by Pujya Yagnavallabh Swami, who further elaborated on a necessity for a genuine Gunatit Sat-Purush, a Guru - Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj and discussed true life illustrations of Pramukh Swami Maharaj's invincible seva and samarpan for mankind and how he has strengthened and changed the quality of numerous people's life. The audience felt blessed and entertained viewing video clips of Swami Bapa's divine and ever delightful nature during Fuldol samaiyo in Sarangpur. The auspicious program was concluded with Guru-Pujan by the entire gathering of devotees.