On Sunday, August 28th, disciples celebrated Janmashtami in the presence of Sadguru Shree Jitendrapriyadasji Swami and his accompanying sant mandal. Sants and disciples performed kirtan-bhakti at the start of the program followed by a 30-minute dhyaan (meditation) session. Next, Sadguru Shree Jitendrapriyadasji Swami recited katha to the congregation. Sants and disciples then performed utsav as all disciples arranged themselves in the center of temple hall before the divine idol of Supreme Lord Shree Swmaminarayan. Janmashtami celebrations concluded with sandhya aarti and prasad for all.