The auspicious occasions of Shri Swaminarayan Jayanti and Shri Ram Navami were celebrated with great fanfare at Model Farms High School, Baulkham Hills, Sydney on 1 April 2012 in the presence of Sadguru Pujya Tyagvallabh Swami and other BAPS sadhus.
The celebration assembly featured traditional dances, kirtans, speeches and video presentations based on the inspirational lives of Bhagwan Swaminarayan and Bhagwan Shri Rama. Also, youths presented skits highlighting the inspiring incidents of Sura Khachar, Kalyandas, Khima Suthar and other devotees from the time of Shriji Maharaj, demonstrating that following the wishes of God and guru earns their innermost blessings.
Following speeches by the sadhus, Pujya Tyagvallabh Swami addressed the assembly speaking about the glory of Bhagwan Swaminarayan and the pious life of Bhagwan Shri Rama. The assembly concluded with arti.