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Jay Shree Swaminarayan,
Shree Kutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple Harrow will be hosting a Careers event this month and would like to invite all the youth of our community to come and take part. Further details are set out below:

SKLPC (UK) Management committee attended 6 events today with 3 being held at the SKLPC Northolt centre. Both Surajpar Leva Patel Community (UK) & Baladia Leva Patel Sarvodal (UK) organised an outdoor event for their respective gaam members and it was a pleasure for the SKLPC (UK) Managment committee to attend the events along with the Mankuva Leva Patel Community (UK) which was also held at SKLPC Northolt.
From good weather, bouncy castles, fresh food and activities it was a day not to be missed for Surajpar & Baladia gaam members. “United We Stand, Together We succeed” Have your say, become a life member! Register at

Pindoria Solicitor’s sewa to our Kanbi Patel community for 2018 is to assist our community members to change their and their families name either forename or surname. For example, change from Patel or grandfathers surname to their proper surname; and many ladies want to remove bai or ben from their forenames.  We will not charge our normal fee and we will take instructions, prepar…

New Mandir Grand Opening

Book Now for Open Doors 2017!

Following the success of last year’s event, Build UK and CITB are working together again to organise Open Doors 2017 will take place from 27 March to 1 April 2017.  Bookings are now available on the Open Doors website so whether you are looking for a new career yourself or work with people who might be considering a career in construction, then we encour…

Dear Community Members,

Please note SKLPC (UK) is in communication with the high commission of India in the UK to gather information in which NRI’s can change there notes.

We request community members not to panic and we shall announce the out come shortly….

September Newsletter Highlights :

– First Day – Helpful information

– Term Dates

– Hinduism Classes

– Tabla Classes

– Coding for Kids



Job Description
Job Title: Conveyancing Administrator/Secretary
Full-Time based at Stanmore office

Reporting to: Head of Conveyancing

Job Purpose: To perform substantive legal and administrative work that requires understanding the law and procedures alongside a qualified solicitor.

Work includes (but not limited to):
Typing and dealing with d…

Saturday 6th August 2016

We request all community members to join in numbers and support Shree Swaminarayan Mandir – Willesden at the planning hearing on Tuesday 5th July at Brent Civic Centre.
The Council Planning Meeting is scheduled for 5th July, 2016, at Brent Civic Centre at 7pm

Calling all Superheroes!

International Yoga Day @ Kingsbury Swaminarayan Mandir
19th June 2016 – 9am

East London – Stanmore – Kenton – Willesden

SKLPC has teamed up with The Art Of Living and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to offer you an exclusive promo code for 15% off tickets to his upcoming events Meditation 2.0 – Go Deeper in London, Manchester, Leicester and Edinburgh.


Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a world-renowned peace leader, humanitarian and spiritual teacher who has captured the hearts and minds of mill…

Friday 17th June 2016

Book by 31st May.



Our ground-breaking Asian Star initiative will return for an eighth year in May, and promises to be bigger and better than ever.


The scheme, the first of its kind undertaken by a professional football club, is designed to give a much-needed boost to Asian participation at all levels of the game with this year’s event taking place on Monday 30 May.


More than 300 youngste…

Stanmore – Celebrating 10 Years
Rangai Jaane Ranga Ma…
Mon 30th May – Sun 5th June

Dear Community members,

Please do not forget to go …

Community Languages Saved To Ensure Diverse Curriculum Continues

Click here to read story:…

International Yoga day 2016 in aid of St.Lukes Hospice

As you may know the only board currently offering GCSE Gujarati is OCR and they are planning to stop offering Gujarati GCSE from 2017 onwards. Please sign the above petition to save this qualification. …

RAF Event Day (6th Dec 2015)
The event is unique with Mohanbhai Hirani giving an presentation – covers talk on Aviation History, key milestone, current and future trends supported by Mohanbhai’s experience on many multinational RAF projects, such as Jaguar, Tornado, Hawk, Euro-fighter typhoon, well as other international projects, Wedgetail (AEW&C) , Orion (AP3C) and Helicopters…

Dear Community Members,

On behalf of SKLPC UK we would like to thank all the volunteers that gave up there time over the last 3 days to search for Savjibhai and were on stanby today.

We are extremely pleased he has been found safe and well and is on his way home with family members.

The community spirit you have shown in hours of need has made us feel very proud.

Thank you to S…

Cancer is a horrific plight. Something that is painful physically, emotionally and mentally for both the patient alongside immediate family and friends. Many diseases and cancers are misdiagnosed leaving loved ones here one second, gone the next. Being able to better regulate the health system will make such a huge difference, so that our dedicated health professionals are able to detect and treat…

Friend of SKLPC (UK) Navin Prasad has just returned from Nepal where he was aiding with rescue and relief efforts. Below is his report on what he witnessed. Its’s not too late to donate and help Nepal:

I spent almost 12 days in Nepal since earthquake struck on the 25th of…

Dear Parent / SKLPC Supporter

As you may be aware, plans are currently being considered by exam boards, OCR, AQA and others, to stop offering GCSE and A level examinations in a number of languages, _including Gujarati_, for financial reasons.

No doubt this will have a direct effect on our children and young people who would like their achievements recognised by qualifications in the language…

Jay Shree Swaminarayan.

It is with great pleasure to inform you that Rt. Hon. Ed Miliband (Labour Party leader) and several senior Labour MPs will be visiting Shree Swaminarayan Temple Willesden from 11.00am – 12.00pm on Sunday 26th April 2015.

It is a great that our Sampraday is being recognised nationally within the government and request you all accept ou…

TEACHERS and politicians have slammed the decision to scrap GCSE and A-level examinations in Gujarati, Punjabi and Bengali, warning it will be detrimental to economic ties between India and other countries.

It follows the announcement by exam boards AQA and OCR, which will also abolish language qualifications in Polish, modern Hebrew, Turkish, Portuguese, Dutch and Persian.

A-levels in Benga…

On Wednesday 1st April at 12.20pm-1pm Kanbi author Manoj Kerai talked about his debut novel, The Bu…

Jay Shree Swaminarayan to all our community members.

The 2015 UK General Election is now just over 4 weeks away (voting day is Thursday 7th May 2015), but many people in our community will be unable to have their say unless they take action now.

From 2014, the wa…

Sukhpur Bhuj members have teamed up with their friends and family to raise money for Haven House Children’s Hospice, supporting families and caring for children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions across North and East London, West Essex and East Hertfordshire.

All partaking on this challenge are passionate about this cause, some having close and personal experie…

Please feel free to contact me with any issues, questions or concerns, or if you would like to help my campaign:

01923 218804 or email

Need an urgent GP appointment?
If you urgently need to see a GP and cannot get an appointment, go instead to one of
our walk in services putting on extra appointments.
The urgent “walk-in” appointments don’t need
to be booked in advance and are available
7 days a week from 8am to 8pm at:
Alexandra Clinic for Health and Social
Care, 275 Alexandra Avenue, HA2 9DX
The Pinn Medical Centr…

Support Manoj Kerai!

Manoj is 26 year old community member from Kundanpur gaam is releasing his debut novel on International Women’s Day (8th March). He has worked and volunteered in the charity sector for 12 years and is passionate about human rights.

“The Burning Bride focuses on violence against women in India and particularly demonstrates injustices within the dowry system. The inspirati…

Harrow Council’s proposed scheme to restore Stanmore Marsh to its original wetland status has been shortlisted for funding from the Mayor of London’s ‘Big Green Fund’.

We are in competition with 6 other projects in London

We NEED YOUR HELP in a public poll to support our bid for the £175,000 that is available from the Big Green Fund


Mega medical camp for all types of disease with surgery for poor patients and sum support to middle class
Organizer :: Shree Swaminarayana Mandir Bhuj – (NarNarayana Dev) at Bhuj on 19/04/2015 Sunday
Place:: Bhuj Mandir
bypass, kidney, lungs, cancer, heart, all type disease of woman & children, breast cancer totally free for poor patient
Co-operation:: Leva Patel Samaj with his Matrushree …


( Entrance from ATHLON ROAD )



As you are aware, the TVOA-ETA (Tourist Visa on Arrival – enabled with Electronic Travel Authorisation) scheme has been launched by the Government of India on 27th November 2014 for 43 countries, including Australia. A dedicated website ( has been launched for this purpose. The citizens of these 43 countries can apply online for tourist visas (twice …

Shrihari Charnarvind Shatabdi Krupavarsha Mahotsav
29th April 2014 – 5th May 2015

SKS Swaminarayan Temple East London – Badminton Competition
Newham Leisure Centre – 30th November 2014

Sanjna Pravin Vekaria aged 14 of Harrow (Gaam Sukhpu Bhuj), presently studying at Claremont High School entered a National Singing Competition called Open Mic UK for unsigned acts under 16 years old.

Out of 9000 auditions Sanjna made it through to the Regional Finals (West London) and now for a place on Area (Semi) Finals, she needs public votes to make it through.

Quote “Sanjna settled in…

The Hindu festival of Diwali is only around the corner, a time to give thanks, celebrate with loved ones, share gifts and make lots of lasting memories. We hope all the community will enjoy this time of year, let some fireworks off and above all be safe.

The beautiful game is loved by the country all over. It’s no different for us here at SSTW which is why we created “SFL” – an opportunity to play our favourite sport with our fellow brothers in an environment that’s enjoyable, educational and most important free of charge. Youths can develop their skills and most importantly keep a healthy, active lifestyle.

Please do join us for an open day on…

Shree Swaminarayan Temple – Kingsbury
Blood Donation: Sunday 26th October 2014

Blessing from Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul for upcoming 219 Mela

Letter in Gujarati from Archarya Maharaj of Vadtal Shree Lamxi Narayan Dev Gadi, H. H. Archarya Shree Rakeshprasadji Maharaj – Swaminarayan Temple Vadtal providing blessing for 219 Mela.

Letter in Gujarati from Mahant Swami of Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj providing blessing for 219 Mela.

Archarya Maharaj of Vadtal Shree Lamxi Narayan Dev Gadi, H. H. Archarya Shree Rakeshprasadji Maharaj will visit SKLPC Northolt on Thursday the 4 Sep 2014 at 12.00pm
Click here to see photos of the visit.

Devshibhai Halai, Trustee from SKLPC – Bhuj, Vinod Halai (SKLPC-UK, Trustee) Kiran Pindoria (SKLPC-UK, committee member) and Velji Vekaria (SKLPC-UK, General Secretary) being blessed by Acharya Maharaj Shree of the Sanstha (Shree Prushotam Priya Swami)

Velji Vekaria thanks the management of the temple for their kind invitation to SKLPC (UK) and invited all devotee towards the forthcoming 219 …

Mr. Tarachand J Chheda, Minister of State, Cottage, Salt Industry and Cow Breeding – Government of Gujarat visited SKLPC (UK) on 23 Aug 2014. He was accompanied by the Officials from SKLPC (UK) which included the Vice President Kailash Kerai, General Secretary Velji Vekaria, Trustee Vinod Halai, Trustee of Shree Swaminarayan Temple, Willesden Kanji Jesani and Assistant Editor of Kutch Mitra, Nikhi…

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