Acharya Swamishree applies chandlo to Lord Shree SwaminarayanDivine darshan of Lord Shree Swaminarayan, Jeevanpran Shree Abji Bapashree, and Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan SwamibapaAcharya Swamishree performs the Murti Pratishtha ceremony, welcoming Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa to His new abodeAcharya Swamishree performs the praan pratishtha ceremonyAcharya Swamishree bathes Shree Harikrushna Maharaj in panchnamrut snanAcharya Swamishree consecrates the dhaja (flag) that is to be raised over the templeAcharya Swamishree offers Lord Shree Swaminarayan a flower garlandDisciples watch on as Acharya Swamishree performs the Murti Pratishtha poojan ceremonyAcharya Swamishree performs the final portion of the yagna ceremonyDivine darshan of Lord Shree Swaminarayan, Jeevanpran Shree Abji Bapashree, and Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan SwamibapaDisciples watch on as Acharya Swamishree performs the yagna ceremonySants and disciples recite the �jay� during the yagna ceremonyAcharya Swamishree places a bundle of flowers within the fire pit as part of the yagna ceremonyAcharya Swamishree prays to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa to take His abode at the new temple in Bear, DelawareAcharya Swamishree prays to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa to take His abode at the new temple in Bear, DelawareAcharya Swamishree prays to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa to take His abode at the new temple in Bear, DelawareThe ceremonial flames now burn strongest at the end of the yagna ceremonyAcharya Swamishree performs aarti to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa to conclude the yagna ceremonyAcharya Swamishree performs aarti to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa to conclude the yagna ceremonyAcharya Swamishree raises the first ever dhaja (flag) of Shree Swaminaryan Temple Bear, DelawareDisciples perform aarti to Lord Swaminaryanbapa Swamibapa during the dhaja ceremonySwamibapa Pipe Band salutes the newly-raised dhaja and Lord Swaminarayanbapa SwamibapaAcharya Swamishree blesses Shree Ganpatiji murti sponsorsAcharya Swamishree blesses Shree Hanumanji murti sponsorsDivine annkut darshan of Lord Swaminaryanbapa SwamibapaDivine annkut darshan of Jeevanpran Shree Abji BapashreeDivine annkut darshan of Jeevanpran Shree Muktajeevan SwamibapaDivine annkut darshan of Lord Swaminaryanbapa SwamibapaAn elegant flower featured on display as annkut decorationDivine annkut darshan of Lord Swaminaryanbapa SwamibapaA handcrafted annkut offeringA handcrafted annkut offering resembling a comical faceA handcrafted annkut offering composed of a variety of fruits and vegetablesAcharya Swamishree and Sants perform the first annkut aarti at Shree Swaminaryan Temple Bear, DelawareAcharya Swamishree performs the first annkut aarti at Shree Swaminaryan Temple Bear, DelawareAcharya Swamishree cuts the celebration cakeAcharya Swamishree cuts the celebration cakeAcharya Swamishree offers the celebration cake to Lord Swaminaryanbapa SwamibapaAcharya Swamishree offers a sweet to Lord Swaminaryanbapa SwamibapaSwamibapa Pipe Band escorts Acharya Swamishree to the sabha mandap (tent)Disciples accompany Acharya Swamishree to the sabha mandap (tent)Acharya Swamishree walks down a hand-crafted flower carpet pathAcharya Swamishree walks down a hand-crafted flower carpet pathDivine darshan of Acharya Swamishree entering the sabha mandap (tent)Swamibapa Pipe Band salutes Acharya SwamishreeAcharya Swamishree blesses senior police officers of the New Castle Sheriff�s Department for providing security for the Diamond TulaDivine darshan of Shree Harikrushna Maharaj being weighed against sugar crystals (saakar)Divine Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna MaharajDivine Silver Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna MaharajOver a thousand disciples watch on eagerly for Tula darshanAcharya Swamishree holds special coins used in the Silver TulaAcharya Swamishree places gold on the scales for the Suvarna TulaDivine darshan of Acharya Swamishree beside the Suvarna Tula of Shree Harikrushna MaharajDivine Suvarna Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna MaharajDivine Platinum Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna MaharajAcharya Swamishree prepares to place the diamond arrangement on the scaleAcharya Swamishree places the diamond arrangement on the scaleDisciples have eagerly awaited the Diamond Tula darshanAcharya Swamishree dances jubilantly besides the Diamond Tula. 'Aavyo aavyo aavyo, rudo avsariyo�Delaware ne aangane aavyo! Ke hove hove�Diamond Tula no avsar rudho aavyo!'Hundreds of disciples in attendance are blessed by the Diamond Tula darshanDivine Diamond Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna MaharajAcharya Swamishree performs aarti to the Diamond Tula of Shree Harikrushna MaharajHundreds of small diamonds, amounting to one kilogram in weight, were used in the Diamond TulaDivine darshan of Acharya Swamishree beside the Diamond Tula of Shree Harikrushna MaharajSwamibapa Pipe Band salutes the Diamond Tula of Shree Harikrushna MaharajDivine Diamond Tula darshan of Shree Harikrushna Maharaj, Acharya Swamishree, and His sant mandal'Delaware ma harivar keri Dimaond Tula nirkho! Nirkho re�Diamond Tula nirkho re�'Acharya Swamishree delivers His divine ashirwad following the Diamond Tula of Shree Harikrushna MaharajAcharya Swamishree showers His disciples with His divine blessingsAcharya Swamishree showers His disciples with His divine blessingsAcharya Swamishree showers His disciples with His divine blessingsA lotus flower garland on which �Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa� was hand-written on each and every petal was presented to Acharya Swamishree by disciples from India and the USA on this very special occasion
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