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Diwali – the Festival of Lights, and Chopda Pujan – BAPS

Diwali – the Festival of Lights, and Chopda Pujan Thursday, October 19, 2017

Grand Annakut Darshan Friday, October 20, 2017

Diwali, the festival of lights, one of the most auspicious days in the Hindu calendar is celebrated with great devotion and splendor every year. On this festive occasion, BAPS Shri Swaminaryan Mandir – Atlanta cordially invites you, your family and friends to celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights. Open to one and all, the celebration is an opportunity to enjoy the spectacular fireworks, traditions, and rich culture of the Hindu faith.

Event:
Diwali Chopda Pujan – 5:00 pm
Diwali Maha Arti & Fireworks – 7:30 pm

Convenient Off-site Parking with Free Shuttle Service to and from Mandir:
Off site parking location: 6100 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker GA 30084

In order to avoid traffic jams near Mandir area, please avoid driving onto Rockbridge Rd

Watch Diwali & Annakut Celebration 2015, Atlanta, GA

Grand Annakut Darshan
Friday, October 20, 2017
The day following Diwali is the beginning of the Hindu New Year. The Hindu New Year is traditionally celebrated with the Annakut – literally meaning, a mountain of food. Every year over a thousand unique thals (vegetarian delicacies) are devotionally prepared by devotees and are offered in devotional gratitude for the past year and to seek blessings for the New Year ahead. BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir – Atlanta cordially invites you for darshan of the Grand Annakut with family and friends.

Event:
New Year Arti – 7:00 am
Annakut Darshan – 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Convenient Off-site Parking with Free Shuttle Service to and from Mandir:
Off site parking location: 6100 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker GA 30084

In order to avoid traffic jams near Mandir area, please avoid driving onto Rockbridge Rd