Inspirer: His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj
Opening Ceremony Gallery
A blood donation camp was held during first and last day of the conventionDisciples have dinner before the opening ceremonyDisciples have dinner before the opening ceremonyDisciples enjoyed a variety of Indian prasadStage setup for opening ceremonyDisciples guide Acharya Swamishree to the opening ceremonyAcharya Swamishree walks down a path, which has been beautifully decorated with rangoli, for His welcomeDisciples guide Acharya Swamishree to the opening ceremonySwamibapa Pipe Band leads Acharya Swamishree and sants to the opening ceremonyAcharya Swamishree gives darshan to each of the band membersAcharya Swamishree is welcomed to the stage with disciplesSwamibapa Pipe Band salutes Acharya SwamishreeThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeThe divine darshan of Acharya Swamishree and Sants The divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeShree Harshadbhai Patel, a local professional singer welcomes everyone with two kirtansThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeShree Swaminarayan Gadi Temple - Streamwood, Illinois, President, Bhikhabhai D. Patel, welcomes everyone to the temple for Convention 2015Hundreds of disciples gathered for the Convention Opening CeremonySant Shiromani Shree Pragnatitdasji Swami delivers a speech, in English, about the glory of Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa and Acharya Swamishree MaharajThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeSant Shiromani Shree Sarvatmapriyadasji Swami delivers a speech, in English, about the glory of Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa and Acharya Swamishree MaharajSants and disciples listen to the speechesThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeLondon, U.K. Trustee, Dr. Maheshbhai Varsani, delivers the Convention 2015 keynote address during the Opening CeremonySants and disciples listen to the speechesHundreds of disciples gathered for the Convention Opening CeremonyThe divine darshan of Acharya Swamishree as He watches the North America DocumentaryHundreds of disciples watch the North America documentaryThe divine darshan of Acharya SwamishreeHundreds of disciples watch the North America documentarySants clap along with kirtans throughout the documentaryNew Jersey secretary, Mr. Dilipbhai Patel, delivers a speech about the conventionNorth America Trustees jointly present Acharya Swamishree with a Proclamation of Honor Acharya Swamishree debuts the North America Convention 2015 memorabilia, a one-ounce, pure silver custom-engraved coinAcharya Swamishree releases Sanskar Deepika Parts 4 and 5 in English during the opening ceremony Divine darshan of Acharya Swamishree releasing the religious textsAcharya Swamishree reads a part of the newly-released Sanskar Deepika bookSilver coin North America Convention 2015 memorabiliaHundreds of disciples gathered for the Convention 2015 opening ceremonyHundreds of disciples gathered for the Convention 2015 opening ceremonyHundreds of disciples gathered for the Convention 2015 opening ceremony