Archive for May, 2014

JET USA to hold 1st National Convention May 23-25, 2014, in Orlando

May 13, 2014

Good evening readers:
Jeeyar Educational Trust (JET), a global non-profit organization committed to improving human lives through education, service and ancient wisdom, will hold its first national convention May 23-25 at Hilton Orlando Resort, 6001 Destination Parkway. The convention is spearheaded by JET founder His Holiness Sri Chinna Jeeyar to promote universal oneness. It will start with yoga and meditation under the guidance of H.H. Swamiji on Saturday and Sundayfollowed by interactive programs, including laser shows. There also will be student performances, quiz competition, live music and dance, and a food festival. To register for the convention, visit http://jetconvention.org/registration/

JET’s foundational belief is that every human being, irrespective of nationality, caste, creed, race, and gender, is entitled to a healthy life filled with strength, confidence, love, sharing, joy, and perpetual bliss. For more than three decades, JET has been providing charitable and philanthropic services worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.jetworld.org

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‘Karthik Music Experience’ May 31, 2014, in Tampa Bay area

May 13, 2014

Dear readers:

Thaiya Thaiya will present ‘Karthik Music Experience’ on May 31 in the Tampa Bay area. Hailed as the sound of modern India – a fusion of centuries of tradition with contemporary, modern rhythm – Karthik’s live show is infused with energy and experimentation. A lead playback singer in the south, Karthik began his professional career as a backing vocalist and then A.R. Rahman discovered this artist’s potential and made him a lead singer. His song “Enaku oru Girlfriend venumada” from “Boys” was a huge hit with the masses. Karthik, who is trained in Carnatic and Hindustani music, has sung in many languages. The band consists of leading musicians who create magic to take the audience through various musical journeys, breaking genre boundaries.

The 6 p.m. concert will be at Strawberry Crest High School Auditorium, 4691 Gallagher Road, Dover. Tickets priced at $25, $50, $100 and $250 are available at http://events.sulekha.com/tampa-fl For information, call Lata Kumar at (813) 679-7298.

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Vaisakhi 2014 to be held May 17 in Coral Springs (south Florida)

May 11, 2014

Dear readers:

Presented by Greater Punjab Cultural Society, Vaisakhi 2014 will be held on Saturday, May 17, at 7 p.m. at Coral Springs High School, 7201 W. Sample Road, Coral Springs. There woill be a bhangra competition, teens gidha, Bollywood dance and fancy dress show. Tickets start at $20. For information, call Baljeet Mann at (954) 856-3421, Asha Gupta at (954) 234-5674 or email vaisakhi2014@yahoo.com

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Swaralaya to present Vocal Concert May 17, 2014, in Tampa

May 11, 2014

Dear readers:

Swaralaya will present a Vocal Concert at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in Tampa.Sri Surya Prakash will be accompanied by Sri H.N. Bhaskar on violin and Sri Vijay Ganesh on mridangam; The concert will be at Vishnu Mandir, 5803 Lynn Road, Tampa. For information, call Anu Durai at (727) 743-1648.

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Dada J.P. Vaswani to give a talk May 18, 2014, in Miami

May 11, 2014

Good morning readers:

Writer, orator and spiritual leader Dada J.P. Vaswani will present a free talk “You Can Change Your Life” on Sunday, May 18, in Miami. It will be followed by a Q & A. The head of the Sadhu Vaswani Mission, a worldwide humanitarian, spiritual organization with emphasis on service, education and medical care, will speak from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 S.E. Second Ave. The talk has been organized by the Sadhu Vaswani Center of Miami. For information, call Meena at (305) 332-0968, Jyoti at (305) 801-7890, email svcmail@gmail.com or visit www.sadhuvaswani.org

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NITISH S. RELE

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16th annual free health fair on May 17, 2014, at Hindu Temple of Florida in Tampa

May 9, 2014

Dear readers:

The 16th annual Community Health Fair will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at the Hindu Temple Community Hall in Tampa. This volunteer-run community service has been a tradition at the Hindu Temple of Florida since 1998. According to chief coordinator Dr. Renuka Ramappa, each year the Health Fair, which is available free to the public, generates a tremendous response. There are typically 400 attendees and 50-plus participating physicians. Physicians and volunteers work together to present free screenings and health information services, she said. The public can benefit from the various medical services provided, which include screenings for blood sugar, cholesterol, osteoporosis and stress; PSA test by a neurologist; evaluations of vision, stroke screening, fat analysis, etc., and information regarding mammography, self-breast exams, obesity, overactive bladder, robotic surgery, asthma, allergies, dental examinations, health insurance and more. There will also be exhibits on these and other topics, provided by pharmaceutical companies. For more information on the Health Fair at Hindu Temple, 5509 Lynn Road, call (813) 962-6890 or visit http://htflt.org/

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Mother’s Day Picnic May 11 in Space Coast/Merritt Island

May 8, 2014

Dear readers:

A Mother’s Day Picnic, organized by Indian Association of the Space Coast, will be held May 11 at Kiwanis Park, 951 Kiwanis Island Park Road, Merritt Island, from 2 to 6 p.m. For information, call (321) 302-1870, e-mail iascbrevard@gmail.com or visit http://www.iascbrevard.com

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Mother’s Day Durga Ma Pooja May 11 in Orlando area

May 8, 2014

Dear readers:

A Mother’s Day Durga Ma Pooja will be held Sunday, May 11, at Hindu Society of Central Florida, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry, at 10:30 a.m. For information, visit http://www.hindutempleorlando.org, call (407) 699-5277 or e-mail info@hindutempleorlando.org

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Classical Indian concert (Rajeev Taranath on sarod, Aditya Banerjee on tabla) May 10 at Orlando Museum of Art

May 8, 2014

Dear readers:

A Classical Indian concert will be held Saturday, May 10. Performers are Rajeev Taranath on sarod and Aditya Banerjee on tabla. The 8 p.m. concert will be at Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N Mills Ave. Tickets start at $19.99 and are available at EasternConcerts.com

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Annamacharya Sankeertanotsavam (tribute to the saint composer) May 10 in Orlando area

May 8, 2014

Dear readers:

An Annamacharya Sankeertanotsavam (tribute to the saint composer) has been organized May 10 by Telugu Association of Greater Orlando and Hindu society of Central Florida, at the Hindu Society of Central Florida auditorium, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry, from 3 p.m. For information, visit http://www.hindutempleorlando.org, call (407) 699-5277 or e-mail info@hindutempleorlando.org

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NITISH S. RELE

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