His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj in the UAE

18 to 29 April, 2019, UAE

Join us as we celebrate the historic foundation stone laying ceremony of the first traditional Hindu Mandir in the Middle East.

His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj, the sixth spiritual successor of Bhagwan Swaminarayan and the spiritual head of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha will be gracing the UAE for his first official visit from 18 to 29 April, 2019 to preside over the historic foundation stone laying ceremony of the BAPS Hindu Mandir in Abu Dhabi.

Daily Satsang

Location :

Date Program
18 April 2019 Swagat Darshan (11:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
19 April 2019 Morning Pooja (05:30 AM to 7:30 AM)
Special Orientation Sabha (07:30 AM to 08:00 AM)
  • • All devotees are requested to attend this special sabha.
  • • Details for the Shilanyas Utsav will be given.
  • • Yajman passes will be distributed and registration for the yajman will be possible.
  • 20 April 2019 Shilanyas Ceremony 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    Public Darshan : 01:00 PM onwards
    21 April 2019 Mahila Din (07:30 PM to 09:30 PM)
    22 to 25 April 2019 Morning Pooja (05:30 AM to 07:30 AM)
    Evening Sabha (07:30 PM to 09:30 PM)
    26 April 2019 Morning Pooja (05:30 AM to 07:30 AM)
    Morning Sabha (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)
    • 1. His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj will give darshan at the Shilanyas Vidhi, Morning Puja and Evening Assemblies.
      No personal audiences will be possible.
    • 2. Morning Puja, Morning Katha and Evening Sabha will happen in Jumeirah Park near His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj’s residence.
    • 3. Bookings for paid transport can be made at the Guest Relations desk near the daily sabha marquee.

    • Please Note : There will be no public audiences or assemblies after 26 April 2019.

    Shilanyas Festival

    Location :

    The Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony (Shilanyas Vidhi) will be performed on

    20 April, 2019 at the BAPS Hindu Mandir Site, Abu Mureikha, Abu Dhabi.

    To become a Yajman for the Shilanyas Festival

    Those wishing to contribute to this noble cause will be able to participate in this sacred ritual. Please contact us at [email protected] for more information on how you may participate in this ritual.

    Guest Registration

    • We request all devotees and well-wishers who wish to attend this historic festival to register on this website. This will allow us to serve our guests better.
    • Registered visitors will receive special discounted rates from Emirates Airlines, Holiday Inn, Bonnington Hotels and Arabian Oryx Travel to assist in making their stay affordable and comfortable in the UAE. However, each visitor will be personally responsible for arranging all travel, sightseeing and accommodations for his/her visit.

    • For New Registration Click here
      To Manage Registration Click here

    For assistance or further queries, please use our online chat assistance or email [email protected]

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