During the evening of 7th July 2005, whilst presiding in New Jersey, USA, Acharya Swamishree held special prayers for the spiritual welfare of the souls who mercilessly perished in these terrorist actions.
|Acharya Swamishree prays for the victims of the bombings|
His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree expressed His deep heartfelt sympathy and concern for all the victims of the London bombings and their families. He has also sent a message of encouragement to the inhabitants of London, to continue living in this wonderful cosmopolitan city, unperturbed by the misdemeanours of those ruthless people who have tried to put all Londoners at panic and unrest.
Acharya Swamishree implored the people to continue having faith in God. In His address, Acharya Swamishree said that whether it can be understood or not, it is possible that the outcome could have been much worse; and it is God who has saved everyone from such an even graver disaster.
Acharya Swamishree also prayed for the Lord to bestow strength and courage to those who are suffering from injuries caused by the attacks and also to the families of everyone concerned.
His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj is the spiritual leader of Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan. He is the current and fifth heir in the lineage of ascetic Acharyas, which descends directly from Lord Shree Swaminarayan. He is the incumbent Acharya of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi.