Thursday 23 March 2023 | Chaitra Sud 2, Samvat 2079

Thu 23 Mar 2023

Vacancy: Pandit Pujari Maharaj - Religious Worker

The main duties and responsibilities of the position include: 

Performing the religious ceremonies for the Murtis (idols) of Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa who preside in the main shrine of the Temple. This includes performing the Murti bathing, clothing, performing aarti, the mahapooja ceremony, preparing thaal and making these offerings, and managing visitors to the temple.

The location of the job: Temple Premises in North London.

Remuneration and other terms on offer: Wages of £1300 per month.

Skills, qualifications required: You must be fluent and have detailed practical knowledge of the daily ritual requirements of the Murtis of the Swaminarayan religion including the rites and ceremonial aartis, verses and hymns in their original text and language, as practised by the Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan, with at least one year’s specific, relevant experience. 

This is a non-pastoral & non-preaching role. You will not be required to give religious teachings to the general public.

The closing date for applications: 28 days from the advertisement date.

 How to Apply

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Wage: £1300 per Month 
Hours: 35hrs over 7 days
Location: London NW9
Duration: Permanent
Date Posted: 25 February 2023
Closing Date: 24 March 2023