Swaminarayan Hinduism - Succession of Swaminarayan

Succession of Swaminarayan

Prior to his death, Sahajanand Swami decided to establish a line of acharyas, or preceptors as his spiritual successors. After his death several divisions occurred with different understandings of the succession of leadership.

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