Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa established the Headquarters of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan, Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Maninagar and installed the divine murti of Shree Ghanshyam Maharaj on Samvat 2000 Falgun sud 3, Saturday 26th February 1944.
The Shree Ghanshyam Maharaj Amrut Mahotsav, 70th anniversary, of this auspicious event will be celebrated with great honour and ceremony. His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree has inspired a magnificent 3-day festival to be held from the 1st to the 3rd of March 2014. Thousands of disciples from around the world will gather in Maninagar to experience these festivities.
As part of this Mahotsav, the Sants and disciples of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan will also acknowledge the events of Wednesday 28th February 1979, when Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa designated our beloved Acharya Swamishree to be His heir and divine sovereign of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi.
This Mahotsav has been named Shree Ghanshyam Maharaj Amrut Mahotsav.