Archive for October, 2013

26th annual India Festival on Oct. 26 in Tampa

October 20, 2013

Dear readers:

The 26th annual India Festival in Tampa will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. Organized by the Gujarati Samaj of Tampa Bay, the 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. event will be at Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 U.S. 301 N., Tampa. Tickets are $8 adults, $5 children (3 to 11 years of age). For information, call festival Chairman Mahesh Modha at (813) 476-1540, Satya Shaw at (813) 842-0345, e-mail indiafestivaltampa@gmail.com or visit www.indiafestivaltampa.com

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NITISH S. RELE

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Music concert by vocalist Shreyasi Chakraborty Oct. 27 in Jacksonville

October 20, 2013

Dear readers:

Vocalist Shreyasi Chakraborty will present a Music Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at University of North Florida Student Union Building # 58, 1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville. Donation (dinner will be provided) is $35 for family, $25 individual and $15 for students. The show is presented by the Bengali Association of North Florida; RSVP at contact@jaxbengali.org

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

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Like KhaasBaat on Facebook!

October 15, 2013

Dear readers:

Khaas Baat is on Facebook if you would like to become a fan. We have been updating our page on Facebook regularly with upcoming and ongoing events and activities, as well as any other pertinent information.

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NITISH S. RELE

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Jugalbandhi on Oct. 20 at Hindu Society of Central Florida temple in Casselberry/Orlando area

October 13, 2013

Dear readers:

A Jugalbandhi: Indian Fusion Concert of Violin and Santoor; Tabla and Mridangam will be held on Sunday, Oct. 20, at Hindu Society of Central Florida community hall, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry. The event is free and will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Performers are Nandkishor Muley on santoor, Dr. M. Lalitha on violin, Dr. Ekambaram on mridangam and Aditya Kalyanpur on tabla. For information, call Ganesh Ramachandran at (407) 970-5253, mandir office at (407) 699-5277 or visit www.hindutempleorlando.org

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

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Swami Mukundananda will talk on ‘Essence of Spirituality’ Oct. 20-22 in Tampa

October 13, 2013

Dear readers:

Swami Mukundananda will give talks in English on ‘Essence of Spirituality’ Oct. 20-22 in Tampa. The event will be at Hindu Temple of Florida, 5509 Lynn Road, Tampa. On Sunday, yoga and meditation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. followed by the lecture and Prasad till 2:30 p.m.; on Monday and Tuesday, yoga and meditation will be from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by the lecture and Prasad till 9:30 p.m. For free registration and information, visit http://www.jkyog.org/2013 or call Sushma Srivastava at (727) 490-2298.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Tampa INDO-US Chamber of Commerce Business and Networking Event set Oct. 16

October 13, 2013

The INDO-US Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly business & Networking Event from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16. Speaker is attorney Dilip Patel, partner, Shutts & Bowen LLP, who will highlight the latest immigration reforms. Venue is Homeowners Choice Insurance Building (5300 W. Cypress St., Tampa); free; dinner will be served and no RSVP required. For information, visit www.indo-us.org

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Tampa India Cultural Center (ICC) Seniors Get-to-Gather Oct. 16

October 13, 2013

Dear readers:

The India Cultural Center (ICC) Seniors Get-to-Gather will be Wednesday, Oct. 16, at ICC, 5511 Lynn Road, Tampa, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. On the agenda is a free seminar, lunch and entertainment; no minimum age requirement. For information or ride, call John Adhia at (813) 784-1132 or Ram Jakhotia at (813) 962-4172.

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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India US Chamber of Commerce South Florida Annual Gala set Oct. 12 in Coral Gables

October 7, 2013

Dear readers:

The India US Chamber of Commerce South Florida will hold its Annual Gala on Saturday, Oct. 12, at Hyatt Regency, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables, from 7:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. For ticket information and other details, call (305) 931-8257, e-mail indousa@bellsouth.net or visit www.indousasfl.com

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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Vocalist Kaushiki Chakrabarty concert set Oct. 11 in Orlando

October 7, 2013

Dear readers:

Classical vocalist Kaushiki Chakrabarty will be accompanied by Subhajyoti Guha on tabla, Ajay Joglekar on harmonium and vocal support by Methodeepa Gangopadhyay at a concert Friday, Oct. 11, at World Gate Resort, 3011 Maingate Lane, Kissimmee; 7 p.m. Tickets are $30, $50, $75, $100. The concert benefits Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, an American Cancer Society initiative. For information, call (407) 414-4050, (630) 432-0482 or purchase tickets at http://www.ticketriver.com/event/8387

Regards,

NITISH S. RELE

EDITOR/PUBLISHER

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