A welcome alternative to meat and alcohol in Trinidad & Tobago

A welcome alternative to meat and alcohol in Trinidad & Tobago

Celebrating 18 editions of a leading Diwali magazine Dr Kumar Mahabir Trinidad and Tobago – the Land of Carnival, steel band, tassa, calypso and chutney – is the same country that produces a unique brand of Diwali to the world. In fact, the annual Hindu Festival of Lights has become Trinidad’s largest, national, open-air festival, second only to Carnival. Diwali…

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South East communities celebrate Diwali in Manukau

Supplied Content A large number of Senior citizens and residents in the Auckland region were joined by youngsters, volunteers and other social service people in marking Diwali last fortnight. Organised by the South East Auckland Senior Citizens Association Inc, the event was held at the Vedic Centre Hall in Manukau on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Association President Jitendra Prasad said…

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Shakti Kapoor, the Star of Radio Tarana Diwali in Auckland

Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Manukau Sports Bowl Venkat Raman One of the most prolific actors of the Hindi film industry will be the star attraction at the ‘Radio Tarana Diwali 2018,’ this weekend. Shakti Kapoor, the man who millions of fans around the world ‘love to hate’ and ‘laugh and cry’ will appear at the mega, free-for-all day-long event,…

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Indian Newslink recognises Sports and Community Achievers

Venkat Raman Fifty-four achievers in various fields of sports and community services were recognised at the Fifth Annual Indian Newslink Sports & Community Awards at a Gala dinner held in Auckland on Monday, October 8, 2018. More than 500 people representing a cross-section of the Indian and other communities attended the event held at Alexandra Park in Greenlane. The Awardees…

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Honour and Respect to a few our Super Achievers

Honour and Respect to a few our Super Achievers

Ramesh Patel Ramesh Patel was the firstIndianHockey New Zealand-Indian international. He went to four Olympic Games. The highlight was being one of the first Indian persons to ever get a gold medal outside of India.He later became Chief Executive of New Zealand Hockey and Representative to the International Hockey Federation. Mohan Patel Mohan Patel played with Ramesh Patel as schoolmates.…

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Make Celebration of Life a daily Festival round the year

Sadhguru, Isha Foundation Diwali is celebrated for various cultural reasons but historically, it is called ‘Naraka Chaturdashi,’ because Narakasura, a very cruel king, was killed by Krishna. He requested that his death anniversary should be celebrated. This happens to a lot of people. At the moment of death, they realise their limitations. The story of Naraka If they realise now,…

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