Ahmedabad’s temperature is 40 degree and is still soaring. People are finding alternatives to combat the heat like AC cooling, cold drinks and various others. Even devotees are trying newer thing to keep God from soaring temperature.
Devotees feels that like them God must be suffering from stifling heat thus to escape the heated Summer AC have been fitted in temples. In Swaminarayan temple of Maninagar and Khodiyar temple of Hatkeshwar AC has been fitted. Also cold drinks, ice creams and juice are offered to lord.
In Swaminarayan temple a continuous water flow is formed which will help in escaping from heat.
Lord Swaminarayan has said that “Yatha Dehe tatha deve” which means like human being take care of their body in the same manner God should be taken care of as in idol Lord resides in real. It seems that devotees are following his preaching.