The patotsav day of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Mumbai is on 18 June 2018.
The patotsav day of Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Mumbai is on 18 June 2018. However, as Acharya Swamishree Maharaj is abroad at that time, the Sants and disciples of Mumbai requested him to grace them with his presence a month earlier so that the auspicious occasion could be celebrated with him.
The newly opened conference hall was the venue of this year’s musical performances. The young vocalists performed classical Indian musical pieces, which delighted the audience comprising of many eminent persons from the Bollywood music industry, including Shri Shravankumar Rathod, Shri Viju Shah and many others. Dr B J Pande, who personally serves Acharya Swamishree Maharaj as his physician was also present on this occasion. All the guests were blessed and given prasad by Acharya Swamishree Maharaj.
On Sunday 20 May 2018, the 51st patotsav of Mumbai Mandir was celebrated. A procession was held to commence the festivities. Acharya Swamishree Maharaj presided on a silver carriage pulled by 2 bullocks. The auspicious patotsav ceremony of the Lord was performed and a grand array of foods was presented before Him. Disciples also took this opportunity to perform aarti.