London Diwali

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Temple?
Why should we go to Temple?
Why do we close the curtain whilst God is dining?
Why do we do Aarti?
Why are there five aartis during the day?
Why is a bell rung during Aarti?
Why do we do pradikshana around pooja murtis, singashan, and temples?

What is Bhakti?
Why is it Forbidden to Eat Onions and Garlic?

Why do we celebrate Shivrati?
Diwali and New Year

Hindu Caste System
Why do we burn Agarbati?
Why are there 108 beads on a Mala?

Shree Swaminarayan Gadi