Archive for May, 2011

June Khaas Baat edition

May 28, 2011

Dear readers:

The June issue of Khaas Baat will be out at stores in your town and in the mail next week. We have an edition packed with not just one but two PROFILES, a cookbook recipe review, our monthly/guest columns and of course a whole long list of June events/activities. And if you would like to receive the paper every month at your home/office, please mail us a $12 check for annual subscription to KHAAS BAAT, 18313 CYPRESS STAND CIRCLE, TAMPA, FL 33647.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

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Hindu Camp of Tampa Bay June 13-17

May 23, 2011

Dear readers:

The annual Hindu Camp of Tampa Bay will be held June 13-17 at India Cultural Center, 5511 Lynn Road, Tampa from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is open to children from ages 5 to 12 and focuses on service projects and cultural awareness. To register, visit www.hinducampoftampabay.com or for more information, call Ami Govindaraju at (813) 732-7710 or e-mail ami@hinducampoftampabay.com or call Amy Shah at (813) 541-5192 or e-mail amy@hinducampoftampabay.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Carnatica brothers to perform May 20 at Shiva Vishnu Temple of South Florida May 20

May 16, 2011

Dear readers:

Carnatica brothers will perform Friday, May 20, at Shiva Vishnu Temple of South Florida, 5661 Dykes Road, Southwest Ranches at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are from $15 to $25; students are $5 and children 12 years of age and younger are free. For information, call (954) 755-2498, (305) 232-7207 or visit www.shivavishnu.org

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Tampa ICC Seniors Get-To-Gather Wednesday, May 18

May 16, 2011

Dear readers:

The India Cutural Center (ICC) Seniors Get-To-Gather will be Wednesday, May 18, at India Cultural Center, 5511 Lynn Road, Tampa from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. There will be free seminar, lunch and entertainment; no minimum age requirement. For information or ride, call John Adhia at (813) 784-6930 or Ram Jakhotia at (813) 962-4172.

NITISH S.. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Meet Top 10 CNN Hero 2010 Narayanan Krishnan of Akshaya May 14 in Orlando, May 15 in Tampa

May 8, 2011

Dear readers:

A charity golf event supporting Akshaya USA with Top 10 CNN Hero 2010 Narayanan Krishnan of Akshaya USA in attendance will be held Saturday, May 14, at Eastwood Golf Club, 13950 Golfway Blvd., Orlando from 8 a.m. The $70 per person cost includes lunch buffet; register via e-mail to Sujatha Ramachandran at suja.karthik@akshayausa.org; for tournament information, call Karthik Sivaramakrishnan at (407) 342-9375 or e-mail karthik.sivaramakrishna@gmail.com or visit www.akshayausa.org

Also, Krishnan will be visiting Tampa the next day, Sunday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at India Cultural Center, 5511 Lynn Road, Tampa. The event is free; donations accepted. For information, call Vijay at (813) 220-1999 or Naga at (313) 522-8323 or visit www.akshayausa.org

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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‘Ahimsa’ fusion dance takes stage May 15 in Orlando

May 8, 2011

Dear readers:

“Ahimsa,” a fusion of contemporary and classical Indian dance will be presented by The Center for Contemporary Dance and Asian Cultural Association on Sunday, May 15, at Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center, 203 S. Magnolia Ave., Sanford/Orlando area. It will be from 2 p.m. Cost is $10 for students and $15 general; VIP tickets with exclusive seating is $50 .For information, call (407) 321-8111, (407) 333-3667 or visit www.wdpac.com

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Free Tampa Health Fair, Medical Screening on May 14

May 8, 2011

Dear readers:

The 13th annual Community Health Fair will be Saturday, May 14, at the Hindu Temple of Florida Community Hall, 5509 Lynn Road, Tampa from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.. At the free health fair, there will be screenings for blood sugar, cholesterol, osteoporosis and stress. For more information call (813) 962-6890 or visit www.hindutempleofflorida.com

Also, a Medial Screening and Blood Donation Camp will be held that same day, May 14. It is being presented by Maayboli Melava (Marathi Mandal) of Tampa Bay at Sanatan Mandir, 311 E. Palm Ave., Tampa from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For details, call MMTB President Sanjiv Potdar at (813) 655-5900 or Neha Deshmukh at (423) 314-7064.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Paresh Rawal to perform in ‘Krishan Vs. Kanhaiya’ in Tampa, Coral Springs (South Florida)

May 2, 2011

Dear readers:

Satya Shaw, CPA, will present Paresh Rawal in the hilarious Hindi play “Krishan Vs. Kanhaiya” at 7:45 on Saturday, April 30, in Coral Springs and on Monday, May 2, in Tampa. The South Florida show will be at Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive. The Tampa drama will be at Centro Asturiano, 1913 Nebraska Ave. Tickets are $39, $49, VIP $69, VVIP $100 (with dinner) and can be purchased online at www.shawfinancial.net For information, call (813) 960-7429, (813), 842-0345 or e-mail satyashawcpa@aol.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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