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The leading London Mayoral candidates, Conservative Zac Goldsmith and Labour's Sadiq Khan visited Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury in recent days to gain the blessings of the Lord as their election campaigns build to a climax. With the candidates manifestos strongly focussing on environmental issues, both were keen to associate themselves with the world's first eco-temple.
17 Apr 2016
Fuldolotsav celebrations at Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury
Fuldol Utsav is a celebration whereby people all over India spend the days by showering others with coloured water, and vibrant, pigmented paints in the form of gulal powder. Fuldol, also known as Pushpadolotsav is celebrated on the day after Holi. Pushpa means flower; hence, this is the festival of flowers and colours. The idea behind the festival is to strive for God to shower one's life with devotion and to symbolically allow God to become closer to one's heart by always pertaining to offer bhakti.
25 Mar 2016
Kingsbury Community Go the Extra Mile for Sport Relief
Members from Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury joined forces with the local community in support of this year's Sport Relief campaign. Well over one hundred runners young and old turned out in force on Sunday 20th March for the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile to raise vital funds for this national charity with international reach.
22 Mar 2016
Hundreds donate blood on Mother's Day at Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Kingsbury
Over a hundred donors gave blood on Sunday 6th March, Mother's Day, at Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury, collecting a total of 1677 units to date.
18 Mar 2016
Rear Admiral Graeme Mackay visits our "breath-taking" Mandir
Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury was proud to welcome senior member of the Armed Forces, the Royal Navy's Rear Admiral Graeme Mackay, on Wednesday 24th February. His visit follows on from the Army Chaplain General, Reverend Dr David Coulter's visit to the Mandir last March - both with the aim of strengthening the ties between our community and the British Armed Forces.
07 Mar 2016
Jaz Rabadia recognised in New Years Honours - Updated
Our very own Jaz Rabadia has been honoured for her services to sustainability and diversity in the STEM sector (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) with an MBE in todays announced New Years honours list.
07 Mar 2016
A special Valentine's Day assembly by Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Gujarati School students
Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Gujarati School students performed a special Valentine's Day assembly to please Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa. Alongside learning their mother tongue, students are also taught the principles, morals and conduct of the Swaminarayan faith.
15 Feb 2016
190th anniversary celebrations of Shikshapatri
On Friday 12 February 2016 , Shree Swaminarayan Mandirs around the world celebrated the 190th anniversary since Lord Shree Swaminarayan gifted the world His book of holy commandments, the Shikshapatri.
13 Feb 2016
Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Zac Goldsmith visited Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury
On the 7th of February 2016, the Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Zac Goldsmith visited Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kingsbury, the world's first eco-temple. It comes in a long line of MP's and Councillors who have visited the Mandir including Boris Johnson MP, the incumbent Mayor of London and Sadiq Khan who is Labour's candidate for Mayor.
11 Feb 2016
Ladies welcome in the New Year with devotional traditional dance.
The female members of the congregation at Kingsbury Mandir, both young and old gathered in London to celebrate the New Year with devotional traditional dancing, known as "samuh raas".
A form of worship, samuh raas is a traditional folk dance originating from Gujarat, India, where the devotees dance in a circle around Lord Swaminarayan.
01 Feb 2016