The traditional Guru Purnima Utsav was celebrated on July 3rd, 2012 at the Gyan Sadhana Ashram, Chanod. Hundreds of devotees attended this auspicious program.

Pujya Swami Vivekanandji Saraswati addressed the devotees initially after Mangalacharan. He stressed the importance of Guru (the Master) to the disciple ( the shishya). After briefly explaining the form of God as espoused in our scriptures, he elaborated on the greatness of Brahmaleen Pujya Swami Mahaviranandji Saraswati.

Following his pravachan (discourse), everybody performed puja of Gurupaduka. After this puja, all the devotees offered puja to Pujya Swami Nityanandji Saraswati as well as Pujya Swami Vivekanandji Saraswati and received there revered blessings. Then bhojanprasad (meals) was served to all the devotees.