Reach: Sat, 28th Dec '19 after dinner
Leave: Wed, 1st Jan '20 after lunch

Rajat Mahotsav - Schedule
Date Early Morning
5:45 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.
Morning
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Afternoon
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Evening
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Venue Amphitheatre Sabhamandap Sabhamandap Amphitheatre
29th Dec
Sunday
Mahamastakabhishek
(7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.)
Pravachan by
Pujya Gurudevshri
(10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
Sant Samagam
Pujya Brahmavihari Swami
Bhaktini Mausam Chhalke
30th Dec
Monday
Dhyan
Ajnabhakti
Chaityavandan
Pravachan by
Pujya Gurudevshri
Bhakti and Uchhamni Miracle on Wheels
31st Dec
Tuesday
Dhyan
Ajnabhakti
Chaityavandan
Pravachan by
Pujya Gurudevshri
Sant Samagam
Pujya Swami Tadrupanandji
Entering the New Year with the Divine
Bhakti with Shri Kailash Kher
(7:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
1st Jan
Wed
- First Ajnabhakti of 2020
Sadguru Udghosh
(10:00 am to 12:00 pm)
- -
Note: Dhyan will be from 5:45 a.m. to 6:30 a.m., Morning and Evening Ajnabhakti from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and Chaityavandan from 7:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.


Please Note: Only Package L and M are currently available for the Mahotsav.
Registration Packages - Full Mahotsav
Sr. No. Package Stay Location Type Remarks Early Registration **
(Sat 14th Sep '19 - Sun, 13th Oct '19)
Packages with Stay
1 Package A A/C Stay - Ashram (Rooms) 5 to 7 persons in a room Rooms will have cots or mattresses Rs. 6,500/-
2 Package B Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Rooms) 5 to 7 persons in a room Rooms will have cots or mattresses Rs. 3,700/-
3 Package C A/C Stay - Ashram (Dormitory) Dormitory Stay Only mattresses. No cots. Stay will be gender-wise Rs. 3,500/-
4 Package D Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Dormitory) Dormitory Stay Cots or mattresses Rs. 3,100/-
5 Package E Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Terrace) Terrace Stay Only mattresses. No cots Rs. 2,800/-
Packages without Stay
6 Package F Only Food For those managing their stay on their own but require food. Package charges will apply Rs. 2,700/-
7 Package G No Stay, No Food For those managing their stay and food on their own. Mahotsav Registration charges will apply Rs. 1,500/-
Registration Packages - For those Attending Part of the Mahotsav
Sr. No. Package Stay Location Type Remarks Early Registration **
(Sat 14th Sep '19 - Sun, 13th Oct '19)
24-Hour Packages with Stay
(Package charges are for 24 hours and include Mahotsav registration charges and three meals)
8 Package H Specific Duration: Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Rooms) 5 to 7 persons in a room Rooms will have cots or mattresses Rs. 1,260/- (For 24 Hours)
9 Package I Specific Duration: A/C Stay - Ashram (Dormitory) Dormitory Stay Only mattresses. No cots. Stay will be gender-wise Rs. 1,200/- (For 24 Hours)
10 Package J Specific Duration: Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Dormitory) Dormitory Stay Cots or mattresses Rs. 1,125/- (For 24 Hours)
11 Package K Specific Duration: Non - A/C Stay - Ashram (Terrace) Terrace Stay Only mattresses. No cots Rs. 1,035/- (For 24 Hours)
24-Hour Packages without Stay
(Package charges are for 24 hours and include Mahotsav registration charges.)
12 Package L Specific Duration: Only Food For those managing stay on their own but requiring food Package charges are for 24 hours and include Mahotsav registration and three meals Rs. 900/- (For 24 Hours)
13 Package M Specific Duration: No Stay, No Food For those managing their stay and food on their own. Package charges are for 24 hours and include Mahotsav registration. For meals, one may purchase separate coupons at the Mahotsav. Rs. 500/- (For 24 Hours)
  • Registration is mandatory for all who wish to attend the Mahotsav. All attendees are required to wear their Mahotsav ID cards at all times during the Mahotsav.
  • Registration charges to meet event expenses (included in rates above) such as mandap, programme setup costs, etc. : Rs. 1,500. (Rs. 500 for 24-hour packages)
  • **Slab 2 - Mon, 14th Oct '19 - Wed, 11th Dec '19. Rates are 5% higher than the Early Registration rates.
  • **Slab 3 - Thu, 12th Dec '19 onwards. Rates are 10% higher than the Early Registration rates.
  • Applicable slab rate shall be applied at the time of your registration.
  • For children below five years of age, there are no charges, if you do not wish to avail a mattress for them.
  • If you avail a mattress, charges will be as per the package you wish to select.




Registration Instructions:



Please complete your registration along with online payment at the earliest.
  • Step 1: Please click on the Registration button below and begin your registration. If you do not have a Login, please click here to create an account and then proceed to register.
  • Step 2: While registering, choose two options of your preferred packages.
    • You will be charged for the higher package option.
    • Should your preferred package not be available, Rajat Mahotsav management team will allot one based upon pre-decided guidelines.
    • Any difference between the final package allotted to you and the package you paid for will be processed for an online refund (after deduction of applicable online transaction charges) by Tue, 14th Jan '20.
  • Step 3: Please complete your online payment. Once registration and payment is completed, you will receive an email titled "Registration and Payment Successful" which serves as confirmation receipt of your payment and registration. If you do not receive this email or in case of payment failure, you may use the payment link in the email titled "Registration Status" to complete the payment process within the next 60 minutes.
  • In the event of non-payment, your registration automatically stands cancelled. We request you to also check your spam folder to ensure that you do not miss any important emails.

Visitors Attending Part of the Mahotsav:


  • One may attend part of Rajat Mahotsav. Registration is mandatory. Package options for attending part of the Mahostav are outlined above.
  • You may register online or at the registration counters at the Ashram. For those who require stay and will be registering at the Ashram, stay packages will be subject to availability.

Grand Mahamastakabhishek Ceremony


During the pious Rajat Mahotsav commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Shrimad Rajchandra Mission, a Grand Mahamastakabhishek Ceremony to venerate Param Krupalu Dev Shrimad Rajchandraji shall take place in the glorious presence of our Beloved Sadguru, Pujya Gurudevshri.

  • Five Abhisheks will be performed from a central crane along with Pujya Gurudevshri.
  • These abhisheks will also be done from 2 side cranes.
  • A pushpa abhishek will also be performed from the central crane with Pujya Gurudevshri.
  • Pushpa abhishek will also be performed from the two side cranes.
  • A large garland will then be placed on Param Krupaludev’s majestic Pratimaji.

Dress Code:


Date Dress Code
Sun, 29th Dec '19 White
Mon, 30th Dec '19 White
Tue, 31st Dec '19 Maroon / Orange / Yellow
Wed, 1st Jan '20 White


Contributions


  • The 25th year celebrations are a momentous occasion for mumukshus of the Mission and each one would wish to contribute towards the Rajat Mahotsav.
  • One may participate as an individual or as a family or jointly with other individuals.
  • To learn about the various contributions schemes like Tilak, Arti, Abhishek or for any queries, please contact Gautambhai Shah (Tel: 09821049338 (M); contribute@srmd.org).
  • In order for more mumukshus to be able to contribute any amount, general contributions can be made by clicking here.

Registration Details for Maids, Helpers and Drivers:



  • Maids and helpers: Mattresses will be provided and charges will apply as per the package you select.
  • Drivers: Due to limited stay capacity at the Ashram, drivers will have to make their own stay arrangements.
  • Listed below are accommodation options in the town of Dharampur*. Food is also available at or near these locations:
    • Ashoka Lodge: Dharampur Valsad Road, Dharampur 396050, Tel: 08238882207. Map
    • Jalaram Lodge: Jai Jalaram Restaurant and Guest House, Mahalaxmi Complex, Dharampur Vasda Road, Dharampur 306050, Tel: 09428540483. Map
    • * The above information is presented solely for your convenience. We do not endorse or support any of the businesses listed above in any way. We do not warrant that the information presented is accurate, reliable, complete or error-free. It is recommended that those using any of the information mentioned above, make their own inquiries to ensure that the information is accurate.

Mumukshus Having Their Own Houses in Dharampur Town or staying in Ashram Sadguru Prerna Accommodation:


  • To accommodate maximum mumukshus within the Ashram, we request devotees who have their own houses in Dharampur town or staying in Ashram Sadguru Prerna Accommodation:
    • To stay in your own premises.
    • To please avail the 'Non-stay' packages (Packages F, G, L and M).
    • To invite your friends, family and other mumukshus to stay with you during the Mahotsav.
    • Please click here to offer the additional space of your house to the Ashram which can be used to allot other mumukshus.
  • Those having personal cars should use them for their own transport between Ashram and Dharampur town. Internal transportation within the Ashram is provided by service provider on a chargeable basis.

Payment Mode:


  • Online Registrations: Payment must be made online

Payment Dates and Venues:


  • Online
    • Sat, 14th Sep '19 – Thu, 26th Dec '19
  • Offline
    • At Yogi Sabhagruh (click to see map) (For half an hour after pravachan) on Sat, 14th Sep '19, Sat, 19th Oct '19, Sat 9th Nov '19, Sat, 7th Dec '19 and Sat, 21st Dec '19.
    • At Patel Chambers (click to see map) (7:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) on Tue, 17th Sep '19 and Sat, 30th Nov '19)

ID Cards & Allotment Details:


  • Allotment details will be sent via SMS on Sat, 28th Dec '19.
  • Please collect ID Cards on arrival at Dharampur Ashram from the registration desk. For those who have registered for the entire Mahotsav, please collect your ID Cards latest within 60 minutes after the first session on Sun, 29th Dec '19. Failure in doing so shall result in cancellation of your registration.

Cancellation Details:


  • No refund for cancellations after Wed, 11th Dec '19.
  • Cancellation refund (online): by Tue, 14th Jan '20.

Cancellation Date Cancellation Charges Refund Amount
Sat, 14th Sep '19 – Sun, 13th Oct '19 25% 75%
Mon, 14th Oct '19 – Wed, 11th Dec '19 50% 50%
Thu, 12th Dec '19 onwards 100% 0%


Offer Seva during the Mahotsav:


  • Commemorating 25 glorious years of the Mission’s monumental growth, the Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur Rajat Mahotsav will bring us an amazing opportunity to offer our time and skills in the form of seva during the Mahotsav.
  • To offer seva, please complete the form below at the earliest.

Disclaimer:


  • While the Ashram management is facilitating your accommodation needs during the Mahotsav, it will be the sole responsibility of the individual availing the facility, in the event of any accident, injury or death caused to anyone during the Mahotsav.
  • The acceptance or rejection of your form is totally at the discretion of the Ashram trustees and no reason or explanation shall be given for the same.
  • Management reserves the rights of admission.
  • Management reserves the right to change / alter the programme without prior information.