Archive for September, 2013

Shruti A.I.M. in Tampa to present Student Concert on Sept. 29

September 23, 2013

Dear readers:

Shruti A.I.M (Association of International Music) will showcasing 20 local talent performers from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Pebble Creek Community Center, 18715 Bent Tree Lane, Tampa. Tickets are $10. For information, call (813) 549-9288, e-mail shrutiaimtampa@gmail.com or visit http://www.shrutiaim.com

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NITISH S. RELE

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Swami Mukundananda to show ‘Path to Happiness’ Sept. 28-Oct. 4 in Jacksonville

September 23, 2013

Dear readers:

Swami Mukundananda to show the “Path to Happiness” from Sept. 28-Oct. 4 during his free talks in English, yoga and discourses from Sept. 28-OIct. 4. Venue is the Hindu Society of North East Florida, 4968 Greenland Road, Jacksonville. Timings are 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday; 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; and 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday. To register, visit http://www.jkyog.org/2013-events/jacksonville or call (904) 647-4080.

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NITISH S. RELE

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‘Rhythm of Rajasthan’ to take stage Sept. 28 in Plantation (South Florida)

September 23, 2013

Dear readers:

Presented by Association of Performing Arts of India, “Rhythm of Rajasthan” will take the stage Saturday, Sept. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Quality Inn, 1711 N. University Drive, Plantation. Tickets are $28 for general admission, $38 VIP, and can be bought at www.apaiart.com or at the door for $30 and $40. For information, call (954) 885-1466 or e-mail apaiart@comcast.net

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NITISH S. RELE

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PEHCHAAN to present a free Mental Health Initiative Sept. 21 in Tampa

September 19, 2013

Dear readers:

PEHCHAAN will present a free Mental Health Initiative on Saturday, Sept. 21, at USF College of Public Health Auditorium, 13101 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Tampa, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Keynote address will be by Gayathri Ramprasad of Oregon, a mental health advocate with a unique insight into the world of mental health; special topic: Healing from Depression. For information, call Manjusha Naik at (813) 842-8563 or visit www.pehchaantampabay.org

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NITISH S. RELE

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Khaas Baat featured in Tampa Bay Times

September 15, 2013

Good morning readers:

Wanted to share this story link with you. Thank you all for your support for Khaas Baat since we started the monthly publication in August 2004.

http://www.tampabay.com/news/humaninterest/in-bollywood-news-they-are-the-news-as-indian-oscars-get-in-gear/2141624

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NITISH S. RELE

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Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP-USA) National Convention set Sept. 20-21 in Tampa

September 13, 2013

Dear readers:

Overseas Friends of BJP will hold their National Convention Sept. 20-21 in Tampa at India Cultural Center, 5511 Lynn Road. The convention starts on Friday with dinner at 6 followed by “Youth and Women in Politics,” panel discussion with Smriti Irani, vice president of BJP. On Saturday, dinner will be served at 6, Kavi Sammelan by Gajendra Solanki at 7; Mission 2014 at 8, and a live speech/Q&A with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at 9 p.m. For information, call Chandrakant Patel at (813) 340-5505, e-mail ceo@axoncircuit.com, Lalji Goswami at (678) 925-8917 or e-mail Lalji.goswami@gmail.com or visit http://www.ofbjpconvention.com

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NITISH S. RELE

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TiEcon Florida 2013 set Sept. 20 in Safety Harbor

September 9, 2013

Dear readers:

Organized by TiE Tampa, a not-for-profit organization created for the advancement of entrepreneurship, TiEcon Florida 2013 will be held Friday, Sept. 20, in Safety Harbor. Speakers are Shanker Trivedi, VP, of Nvidia, and Tim Reha of Seattle. There also will be workshops, pitching opportunities, how-to-sessions, networking and entertainment by world-renowned Ravi Drums. The event will be from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Safety Harbor Resort, 105 N. Bayshore Drive, Safety Harbor. To register, visit www.tampa.tie.org

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NITISH S. RELE

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Swaralaya concert featuring Carnatic vocalist Abhishek Raghuram Sept. 14 in Tampa

September 9, 2013

Dear readers:

Organized by Swaralaya, a vocal concert will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, in Tampa. Performer is Carnatic vocalist Abhishek Raghuram, accompanied by violinist B.U.Ganesh Prasad and Neyveli Narayanan on Mridangam. Venue is USF College of Public Health Auditorium, 13101 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Tickets are $20 for members or $25 for non-members. For information, call Lata Kumar at (813) 679-7298 or Ravi Narayanan at (813) 961-6120.                       

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NITISH S. RELE

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Orlando IACC (Indian American Chamber of Commerce) Awards Gala set Sept. 21

September 9, 2013

Dear readers:

The fourth annual Orlando IACC (Indian American Chamber of Commerce) Awards Gala will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Gaylord Palms Resort, 6000 W. Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee. Tickets are $125 per person. There will be a silent auction, casino night and DJ, food, raffle prizes. For information, e-mail info@iaccorlando.com or visit www.iaccorlando.com

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NITISH S. RELE

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Dharma Yoga Fest 2013 set Sept. 7 in Longwood/Orlando area

September 7, 2013

Dear readers:

Dharma Yoga Fest 2013 will be held on Saturday, Sept. 7, in honor of the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda from 1 to 9 p.m. at Lyman High School, 865 S. Ronald Reagan Blvd., Longwood. The daylong activities are for adults and youth: chanting, bhajans, Yoga, meditation, cultural program, etc. For information, call (407) 399-8936, e-mail info.fl@dharmaandyogafest.org or visit www.dharmaandyogafest.org/fl

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NITISH S. RELE

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