Archive for August, 2011

Enjoy An Evening with Heer from Denmark Aug. 20 in Sanford/Orlando area

August 17, 2011

Dear readers:

Just a reminder about the Evening with Heer (international recording artist and star Anita Lerche) from Denmark on Saturday, Aug. 20, in Sanford/Orlando area. The event is presented by Punjabi Cultural Society of Florida at Sanford Civic Center auditorium, 401 E. Seminole Blvd., Sanford, from 6:30 p.m. For information and tickets, call (321) 574-5900 or visit www.pcsoffl.org

Thanks,

NITISH S. RELE

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Janmashtami celebrations in Orlando, Alachua

August 17, 2011

Here are some Janmashtami celebrations coming up in Orlando, Alachua:

ORLANDO

AUG. 21: JANMASTAMI FESTIVAL; organized by ISKCON Orlando, 2651 Rouse Road, Orlando; 4:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.; activities include bhajans, gaura arati, class, video, abhishek, Krishna book reading, midnight maha arotika and prasadam served from 7:30 p.m.; for more information, call Ishana at (407) 226-0222, Danuka at (407) 257-3865 or visit www.iskconorlando.com

AUG. 21: JANMASHTAMI; BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, 1325 W. Oak Ridge Road, Orlando; for details, visit www.swaminarayan.org

ALACHUA

AUG. 21: SRI KRISHNA JANMASTAMI; Alachua Hare Krishna Temple, 17306 N.W. 112th Blvd., Alachua; 8 a.m. to 1 a.m.; for details, call the temple at Saksi Gopal das at (352) 222-1440, e-mail alachuatemple@gmail.com or visit www.alachuatemple.com

Thanks,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Health fair Aug. 14 in Orlando (Casselberry)

August 9, 2011

Dear readers:

A free Community Health Fair will be presented by Hindu Society of Central Florida and Central Florida Physicians of Indian Sub-Continent at Hindu Temple Community Hall, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 14. For information, call Dr. Aravind Pillai at (407) 718-8733, Dr. Rajesh Patel at (407) 687-8576, or Srinivas Jarugula at (407) 267-7595.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Sunrise (South Florida) Rakshabandhan and Bowling Party Aug. 14

August 9, 2011

Dear readers:

A Rakshabandhan and Bowling Party has been organized by Indian Religious and Cultural Center (IRCC) at Strikers Family Sports Center, 8500 N.W. 44th St., Sunrise from 3 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 14. The event is free for IRCC members; non-members pay $10 per person $35 annual IRCC family membership. For more information, call Sanjay Gupta at (954) 461-4003, Durgesh Thakar at (954) 755-2667, Poonam Wadhwa at (954) 345-3412 or visit http://www.irccflorida.com/

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Gainesville USF new student welcome meet Aug. 13

August 8, 2011

Dear readers:

There is a new student welcome meet Saturday, Aug. 13, for new graduate students from India attending University of Florida in fall. It will be held at India Cultural & Education Center (ICEC), 1115 S.W. 13th St., Gainesville, from 11:30 a.m. with lunch for all new students followed by presentation of useful information about living in Gainesville, cultural shock, safety issues and medical and dental help. For more information, call (352) 373-4127, e-mail shahedaq@yahoo.com or visit http://www.icec-florida.org

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Hindu Heritage Youth Camp Aug. 8-14 in Oakland Park, South Florida

August 8, 2011

Dear readers:

The Shiva Mandir-Florida Hindu Organization, 3000 N.W. 29th Ave., Oakland Park, is holding a Hindu Heritage Youth Camp from Aug. 8-14. For more information, call the temple at (954) 735-3560, Vijay Persad at (954) 854-6929, Nairmal Ramlogan at (954) 937-7729 or visit www.fhosm.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Book launch party Aug. 10 in Orlando

August 8, 2011

Dear readers:

There will be a book launch party Wednesday, Aug. 10 in Orlando for “Awakening Spirituality & New Vistas of Life” by Vipin Mehta with special guest Harriet Fulbright. It will be held at Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave., Orlando, from 5:30 to 9 p.m.; RSVP is required to Christina@heliosentertainment.com or call (407) 657-6662 or visit www.vipinmehta.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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813-758-1786