Head of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha Pramukh Swami Maharaj passes away in Sarangpur

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Head of BAPS (Boachasanvasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha) Swaminarayan Sanstha Pramukh Swami Maharaj has passed away today (13th August 2016 Saturday) in Sarangpur, Gujarat.
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Swami bapa – pramukh swami maharaj was 95 years old. Pramukh Swami Maharaj had been under treatment for chest infection for the past few weeks. This was the second time that Pramukh Swami Maharaj had contracted chest infection, a BAPS spokesperson had said recently.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also expressed condolences on the passing away of Pramukh Swami Maharaj. He twitted on twitter.

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani also expressed grief and tweeted:

Pramukh Swami Maharaj was the current guru and president of the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, an international Hindu socio-spiritual organization. Under his instructions there are 900 hindu temples made all over the world. The world-famous Akshardham temples of New Delhi and Gandhinagar, Gujarat have been built by the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha. According to their follower, He gave Hindus a vision and confidence of being a Hindu at a time when Hindus were degraded during the rule of anti-Hindu Congress regime under Nehru dynasty.

Here are some young age photos of spiritual guru of swaminarayan sanstha…

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young age photo of swami bapa pramukh swami maharaj