Shree Swaminarayan Temple of Ahmedabad has distributed nearly 3000 Kgs of Apples to Coronavirus patients. These Apples were put on display on October 13, on the occasion of the reopening of the Temple. The Temple was reopened after the seven months of lockdown due to Coronavirus.
Many netizens hail the decision of Shree Swaminarayan Temple to distribute the Prasad to Coronavirus patients. Following are some replies on social media-
As per the Temple's official website, "This was the first Temple of the Swaminarayan Sampraday constructed as per scriptural norms with intricate carving in pure Burma-teak and constructed with sculptural art by depicting deities' episodes, auspicious symbols and religious icons representing axiomatic religion and Indian culture. The Temple is believed to be a valuable cultural heritage in the socio-religious history of Gujarat and India."