News & Events

Cycle Challenge Raises Over £600,000 in Six Days for India’s Covid-19 Relief Work
Saturday 1 May to Monday 3 May 2021

BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha in UK & Europe raised over £600,000 in six days to support BAPS’s Covid-19 relief work in India. India is experiencing an unrelenting surge in infections and deaths from the coronavirus pandemic, with its hospitals coming under …
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Our Relief Work So Far in India
Friday 30 April 2021

Here’s a summary of the BAPS relief work in India so far. Thanks to everyone’s generous support, together, we are making a real difference. ● 30,000 litres of medical oxygen gas provided for patients ● 130 oxygen concentrators supplied to …
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UPDATE: BAPS Covid Relief Work in India
Thursday 29 April 2021

 Thanks to thousands of supporters, together, we have been able to make a real difference to the relief work in India as it fights the deadly coronavirus pandemic. Through Neasden Temple’s network of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha temples and hospitals …
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‘Cycle to Save Lives’: New Cycle Challenge to Help Covid Relief in India
Wednesday 28 April 2021

The devastating impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in India is unrelenting. Hospitals are under extreme pressure with shortages of oxygen and critical care beds. The situation is dire and critical. Thousands are dying daily. With the expected peak of the …
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BAPS Launches Emergency Covid Appeal for India
Saturday 24 April 2021

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Sanstha in the UK, headquartered at BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London – popularly known as ‘Neasden Temple’ – has launched an emergency appeal to support the BAPS Covid-19 relief efforts across India. India is experiencing an unrelenting …
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Exercise & Health During COVID-19
Friday 22 May 2020

BAPS Charities presents a new health awareness video as part of its on-going campaign to help the public cope with the coronavirus disease. Keeping ourselves fit with regular exercise is an essential component of maintaining good health. However, due to …
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Looking After Your Physical Health During COVID-19
Thursday 14 May 2020

BAPS Charities presents a new health awareness video as part of its on-going campaign to help the public cope with the coronavirus disease. While isolating at home, we may start to neglect our physical health, but understanding COVID-19 will help …
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COVID-19 Pandemic: Community Relief Work
Tuesday 12 May 2020

BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) in the UK, headquartered at the Neasden Temple in London, mobilised a holistic community care programme to support individuals and communities in response to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Inspired by a call to service by …
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Looking After Your Mental Health During COVID-19
Tuesday 12 May 2020

BAPS Charities presents a new health awareness video as part of its on-going campaign to help the public cope with the coronavirus disease. The COVID-19 outbreak means that life is changing for all of us. It can affect our mental …
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Covid-19 Pandemic: Community Relief Work
Saturday 11 April 2020

BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha in the UK, headquartered at the Neasden Temple in London, has launched a national community care programme to support individuals and communities in response to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. These times of uncertainty have brought unprecedented …
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Observing Earth Hour 2020
Saturday 28 March 2020

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London, joined iconic landmarks as well as communities and organisations in more than 190 countries and territories by switching off its non-essential lights to observe Earth Hour at 8.30pm on Saturday 28 March 2020. Earth Hour …
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Protecting Ourselves and Others from Coronavirus: Health Awareness Video in English and Gujarati
Saturday 21 March 2020

 BAPS Charities presented a special health awareness video as part of its on-going campaign to alert the public about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). With guidance drawn from the UK Government and public health authorities, this latest video – …
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Public Health Awareness in Gujarati
Saturday 14 March 2020

This basic presentation provides an update in Gujarati – as of 14 March 2020 – about the global pandemic of COVID-19 as well as important steps that the public can take to help contain its spread and ensure general public …
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Public Health Awareness UPDATE 2
Saturday 14 March 2020

This basic presentation provides an update – as of 14 March 2020 – about the global pandemic of COVID-19 as well as important steps that the public can take to help contain its spread and ensure general public health and …
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Coronavirus Update: Public Announcement – Mandirs Closed
Friday 13 March 2020

In the interest of public health and the safety of all devotees and visitors due to the escalating global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, all BAPS Swaminarayan mandirs across the UK and in Europe will be closed from 8:00pm on Friday 13 …
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Public Health Awareness
Tuesday 10 March 2020

  This basic presentation provides an update about the global outbreak of COVID-19 as well as important steps that the public can take to help contain its spread and ensure general public health and safety. Any information in the slides …
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POSTPONED: HH Mahant Swami Maharaj’s Vicharan 2020
Saturday 7 March 2020

In light of the current global situation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj’s scheduled visit to the UK, Europe and North America in 2020 has been postponed to 2021. Further information will be shared on baps.org …
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