Mr. Ashok Bhatt, Speaker of the Legislature of Gujarat, arrived to the United States on Monday, July 21st, 2008. He commenced his tour by visiting Shree Swaminarayan Temple New Jersey and receiving blessings from His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree. Mr. Ashok Bhatt was presented with a prasad paag from Acharya Swamishree. He then gave a speech, in which he mentioned he has been successful in serving the people of Gujarat because he has the blessings of a true Guru, His Divine Holiness Acharya Swamishree. He also said that Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan provides aid in each and every natural calamity. The institution is always ahead in providing its best service.