By the grace of Bhagwan Swaminarayan, the blessings and inspiration of Param Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj, on July 3, 2016, the BAPS Bal PravrutiAhmedabad organized a special children’s day themed ‘Swamine Raji Kariye’ in the esteemed presence of Sadguru Pujya Keshavjivandas Swami (Pujya Mahant Swami) and Sadguru Pujya Ishwarcharandas Swami.
The festivities began on Sunday evening with the welcoming of devotees from the main entrance of the Mandir. An exhibition was arranged showcasing the different children’s activities that take place throughout the year.
The evening assembly began at 5.20pm. Amidst more than 10,500 devotees, through dhun, prarthana, vibrant dances, multimedia presentations and an inspiring skit ‘Rajipa ni Court’, the balaks presented the idea that by following agnas i.e. wearing a kanthiandtilak-chandlo, doing puja and panchang pranam, and being regular inbal-sabha and studies we can please our guru Pramukh Swami Maharaj.
In a unique event, Pujya Mahant Swami said the vartaman mantra to initiate new children into Satsang. He also felicitated bal karyakars who performed well in their Board exams.Through different activities, Pujya Mahant Swami and Pujya Ishwarcharan Swami conveyed the message ‘Rajipo ej nishaan’ and inspired all to follow the agna of Swamishri.
Pujya Mahant Swami blessed the sabha which was followed by a video presentation of a grand Bal Din previously celebrated in the presence of Param Pujya Pramukh Swami Maharaj. More than 94 balaks and 90 Bal Karayakars took part in the program.