On July 1, 2023, BAPS Canada's women devotees organized a remarkable program called 'Arpanam Samarpayami' at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Toronto. The event focused on the profound expression of devotion through the nine ways of bhakti, captivating and engaging all attendees.
The program captivated the audience with its lively atmosphere, featuring devotional music, mesmerizing videos, and a captivating dance performance depicting the nine forms of bhakti. A heartfelt prayer was offered, earnestly asking Akshar-Purushottam Maharaj to always keep bhakti at the forefront of our lives.
The program included a Thal, a heartfelt offering of food to God. The air was filled with spiritual fervor and devotion as devotees enthusiastically sang during the Thal ceremony. This was succeeded by a ritual tula of Akshar Purushottam Maharaj. In a display of their profound devotion, women symbolically placed packets of sākar, or sugar crystals, on the scale pans. This act represented their sweet and sincere devotion to God
'Arpanam Samarpayami' left a lasting impression, emphasizing the significance of bhakti and its transformative power. It not only provided a platform for collective worship but also inspired individuals to strengthen their connection with Akshar-Purushottam Maharaj.
Through this celebration, the women devotees of BAPS Canada showcased the beauty and depth of bhakti, leaving the participants with a profound sense of spiritual fulfillment and a renewed commitment to keeping bhakti at the forefront of their lives.