Just in the dawn time of independent India Sdg. Shastriji Maharaj Shree Dharmajivandasji Swami obtained the inspiration to propagate the benevolent massage of Bhagawan Shree Swaminarayan round the world. To preserve and propagate the fundamental values of Sampraday and Indian culture Pujya Shastriji Maharaj established the reformed ancient tradition of Gurukul in the modern era at Rajkot –Gujarat in 1948.
Beginning of this month Sun enters Dhanu Rashi (Sagittaurius) & i.e. the reason this month is popularly known as “DHANURMAS”.
Dhan Rashi is the original house of planet Guru. (Swagrahi) As Sun God enters this house, power of Guru gets multifold.
A new branch of Shree Swaminarayana Gurukul - Rajkot
Vadodara which has carved a niche for itself in the field of education is also known as Chhota-Kashi.
It was a long demand of Haribhaktas to have a Gurukul in Vadodara due to the strong presence of large base of student community which could avail the benefit of Satsang.