On Wednesday 6th April 2005, Acharya Swamishree performed the Patotsav ceremony of Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa in Bavla.

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As part of this year’s Patotsav celebrations, a 2 day Youth Convention was held in Bavla.

During the evening of 5th April 2005, Acharya Swamishree arrived in Bavla. He presided over the evening assembly, during which the closing celebrations of the Youth Convention were held.

Part of the convention included the continual scribing of the supreme Swaminarayan Mahamantra. Acharya Swamishree presented gifts to the winners of the convention competitions. During the period of the convention, the devotees of Bavla alone wrote 11,779,960 mantras.

The next day, Wednesday 6th April, Acharya Swamishree performed the Patotsav ceremony of Lord Swaminarayanbapa Swamibapa, before returning to Maninagar. That evening, He went to Mumbai for one day and returned to Maninagar on Thursday night, in time to preside over the Shree Sadguru Din Commemoration on Friday 8 th April. Immediately after the commemorations concluded, Acharya Swamishree left Maninagar and went to Panchmahal.