Jay Swaminarayan

Under the series of births of God almighty on the land of India, one great saint had taken birth on Monday 2nd April 1781, on the ninth moon day of Samvat 1837, near Ayodhya city in the village of Chhapaiya, at the house of Dharmdev and Bhaktimata who were part of the Brahmin community. This child was known as "Ghanshyam" during his childhood days and is also famously known as "Neelkanth Varni", "Hari krishna", "Sahajanand Swami", "Narayan Muni" etc. His father Dharmdev and mother Bhaktimata had left this world before Ghanshyam was eleven years old.

Shree Swaminarayan Temple Jivraj Park is a swaminarayan temple, based in Jivraj Park,Ahmedabad, Gujarat,which falls under the Nar-Narayandev Gadi as established and ordained by Lord Shree Swaminarayan Himself. The website delivers comprehensive resources on the Swaminarayan Sampraday, with details of its philosophy.


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  • Those who shall observe strictly the rules of ethics as prescribed shall derive happiness here and hereafter.|| 8 ||
  • and those who wantonly transgress them and behave willfully shall suffer great distress here and hereafter.|| 9 ||
  • None shall ever eat meat, even if it is the remainder of offerings in a sacrifice;
  • None shall drink liquor,or any other intoxicating drink even if it has been offered to a god or goddess.|| 15 ||
  • None shall ever falsely accuse anyone for selfish gain, nor shall they ever swear at anyone. || 20 ||
  • None shall ever insult gods, places of pilgrimage,brahmins, chaste women, sadhus and the Vedas|| 21 ||
  • If walking by a mandir of Shiva or any other deity, one should bow in reverence and do darshan of the deity. || 23 ||
  • One should not keep the company of ungrateful persons.One should never accept bribes. || 26 ||
  • None shall keep the company of thieves, sinners, addicts, heretics, the promiscuous and alchemists. || 27 ||
  • None shall insult a guru, superiors,persons of higher social status, learned men and those who are armed. || 35 ||
  • Duties relating to Dharma should be performed immediately,
  • The learned should teach their learning to others and should daily keep the company of sadhus. || 36 ||
  • A person must be thoughtfully given work for which he best able, but never otherwise. || 66 ||
  • One should properly look after the food, clothing and other needs of one's servants and workers. || 67 ||
  • All My satsangis shall go to the mandir every evening and loudly sing songs in praise of Lord Krishna|| 63 ||