Shree Swaminarayan Gadi (English)

  • Author: Acharya Swamishree Purushottampriyadasji Maharaj
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Published: Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Maninagar on 26 Jun 2004


The scripture, Shree Swaminarayan Gadi, contains a narrative describing the supreme heritage of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi - the divine, spiritual office of Lord Shree Swaminarayan. It is a historical treatise of the Swaminarayan Faith, and describes the deeds performed by Lord Shree Swaminarayan and His spiritual descendants, through which, one is able to gain an understanding of the supreme philosophy and teachings of Lord Shree Swaminarayan.

Chapter 6 - Education
To show the way of enlightenment through education of shastras;  Ghanshyam Maharaj starts receiving education from Dharmdev when he was five years old. Omniscient Ghanshyam Maharaj would study subjects and becomes conversant even before Dharmdev taught them. Ghanshyam Maharaj takes part in convention of scholars in Kashi and very eloquently presents lecture on Vishishtadwait philosophy.