Sharad Purnima marks a harvest festival, celebrating the end of the monsoon season. This day is celebrated by Hindus who play and sing songs under the light of the full moon.

Devotees in Nairobi celebrated Sharad Purnima on 13th October 2019.
The programme commenced with divine blessings of Acharya Swamishree followed by Sandhya Niyams. The temple hall was full of devotees dressed in white. Members of the orchestra sang devotional kirtans with variety of musical instruments while the rest played raas to please Lord Swaminarayanbap Swamibapa.
The programme concluded with dinner Prasad of parched rice and milk, Delhi Chat, Khichdi and papaya sambhar