Brahmeshvara Jyotirshivalinga Temple – Kayavarohan

Personal residences from 1971 to 1977 on temple grounds

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Brahmeshvara Jyotirshivalinga Temple

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Brahmarshi Vishvamitra

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Bhagavan Lakulisha

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Swami Kripalvananda

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Hirabhai Shamalbhai Patel

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Prabhashankar Sompura – Temple architect in center. Manubhai Patel (standing), Dahyabhai Patel (right), Son of architect (left). 1977.

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Shree Brahmeshvara Yog Mandir. 1973.

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Shree Brahmeshvara Yog Mandir.

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Old kitchen, singing Bhajan program.

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Swami Kripalvananda and Swami Vinit Muni.

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North transept ceiling.

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Vidyadhara. The Wisdom Holders.

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Kartik Swami

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Nandi facing Bhagavan Lakulisha within the maha mandapa area of the temple.

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Nandi – The mind dedicated to Shiva, the Absolute. Kurma – Tortoise second avatar of Lord Vishnu.

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Text of Lakulisha Mahatmaya. Asanas below.

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Apsaras representing the mystical sounds of the Anahat Nada—the various sounds of instruments heard in states of meditation.

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Bhagavan Lakulisha within the Garbhagriha—the inner-most sanctuary or "womb chamber."

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Yogacharya Swami Shri Kripalvanandi's shiv determination was successfully helped attained by Kayavarohan Town's civic leader and the temple's trustee, the late Shri Hirabhai Shamalbhai Patel.

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Bhagwan Brahmeshwar Yog Mandir and its predestined institution Shree Kayavarothan Tirth Seva Samaj's original founder, Yogacharya Swami Shree Krupalvanandji.

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Parvati Mata

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Shree Ganesh Ji

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Shree Hanuman Ji

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Shree Hanuman Ji

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Om Namah Shivay. Bhagwati Mahakalimata.

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Bhagvati Ambajimata

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First floor/room down from outside "Moksha Dham."

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Bhagwan Suryanarayan

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Bhagwan Lakulisha

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Bhagvati Gayatrimata

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Maharishi Vishvamitra

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Maharishi Visvamitra

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Shree Vishnu Lok. Shree Brahmalok.

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Shree Brahmalok.

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Swami Kripalu standing by Shri Brahmaji.

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Devarshi Naradji

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Bhagwati Saraswatimata

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Shri Brahmaji

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Shri Brahmaji Kamalasan

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Shri Brahmaji Viranchi

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Shri Brahmaji Pitamah

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Shree Vishnu Lok

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Shree Radha Purushottamji

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Shree Sita Ramji – Gift Box

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Shree Vyasji

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Shri Vishnuji Vasudeva

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Shri Vishnuji Pradhyumn

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Shri Vishnuji Sankarshan

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Shri Vishnuji Anirudh

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“ATITHI AAVAS” – SECOND FLOOR RESIDENCE OF SWAMI KRIPALVANANDA FROM 1971-1976

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Atithi Aavas, right.

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Moved from Hirabhai Patel's cotton gin in Kayavarohan to "Atithi Aavas" (the Shree Kripalu Guest House) on the grounds of the Brahmeshwar Yog Mandir. Swami Kripalvananda lived on the second floor. June 1, 1971.

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(Left to Right) Swami Vinit Muni, Swami Kripalvananda, Swami Rajarshi Muni

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Swami Rajarshi Muni

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Jashuben Suthar cooked Bapuji's meals as well as preparing a lunch for Lord Lakulisha. 1971.

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Jashuben Suthar in 2016.

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Ma Om Shanti.

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Yogeshwar Muni

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Amrit Desai

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Thakor Patel

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Nirmala Patel (seated).

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(Left to Right) Barton Ward (Jayadev), Barbara Hoffman (Pran Shakti), Swami Kripalvananda, Lila Osterman, Harvey Whitton, and Eric Baldwin (Umesh). 1973

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January 1972 at Swami Kripalu's 3 PM Darshan time. (From Left to Right) Radhaba C. Panchal, Himal B. Panchal (son of Veena & Bhupen Panchal), Chunilal Panchal, Unknown, Swami Kripalvananda, Swami Vinit Muni, Veena B. Panchal, and Bhupen C. Panchal.

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1976.

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Amrit Desai group from America

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ULKA – 1976-1977

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Ulka – 1975

Bapuji visits his new residence, Ulka, during its construction in 1975.

Ulka – 1976-1977

Swami Kripalvananda moved from the Shree Kripalu guest house to the newly built home, "Ulka," on June 5, 1976. Ulka was built directly behind the temple.

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Darshan and Satsanga.

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Ulka – 1976-1977