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(Week Beginning March 10th, 2019)
FALGUN SHUKLA PAKSH CHATURTHI VIKRAM SAMVANT,
Sarva Shaktimate Parmatmne Sri Ramay Namah:
Please join the Hindu Temple of Ottawa-Carleton every first Sunday and the Vishava Shakti Durga Mandir every second Sunday for Amrit Vani.
VISHWA SHAKTI DURGA TEMPLE at 55 Clarey Ave in Ottawa for:
Satyanarayan Pooja & Vrat Katha (Holika Dahan & Holi)
Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
6:00 PM to 08:00 PM - Satyanarayan Pooja, Katha, Arti, Prasadam
Tuesday, April 2nd,
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Sunderkaand Paath
Special General Meeting
to approve purchase of Temple land in Barrhaven near COSTCO
Sunday, March 10th, 2019
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM – Presentation of Project, Discussion and
Approval of Project
HOLI SPECIAL EVENTS:
Holi Celebration Party by Durga Mandir Ottawa
Saturday, March 30th, 2019
Location: Rinag Foods and Banquet Hall, 88 Jamie Avenue, Ottawa
06.30 PM to 11:30 PM – Youth stage performances, Music, Dinner,
Dance and Full of DJ
Door opens @ 6:30 pm
Snacks - 6.30 PM to 7:30 PM
Chief Guest Arrival: 7:00 PM
Dinner: 9:30 PM
Special Door Prizes: 9.45 PM
Bollywood Dance on DJ: 10:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Tickets: Adults: $25, Child: $15, Performers: $10.
Limited Tickets left, to purchase tickets please contact Mr.
Parmod Chhabra or any board members of Durga Mandir, Ottawa
If you would like
to host /sponsor Sunday Puja, Mata
Ki Choki, Jagrata, Satya Narayan Vrata Katha, Durga, Hawan,
Wedding, Engagement or any other events at the Mandir or at your
Mandir Line (613-321-0675): email@example.com
Mr. Chander Wadhawan (613-799-3899):
Smt. Leena Shukla (613-825-9448):
Pt. R. N. Pandey (613-228-1305):
Mandir Hours (Open every day)
to Saturday 6:00 PM to 8 PM,
Sunday Service 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
If you would like to host or sponsor any events or need more information, please contact
Mandir Line at 613-321-0675,
Pandit R.N.Pandey at 613-228-1305, Smt. Leena Shukla at
613-825-9448 or visit
HINDU TEMPLE at 4835 Bank
Street in Ottawa for:
A series of seminars on health
related issues every second Sunday of the month from 2:00 PM to
Muscular-skeletal aches and pains are the most common problems
in the general population. They can be very disabling. Back pain
is one of them. The next health seminar is on this topic as
detailed below. All are welcome.
Pain: Facts, Common Causes, Prevention and Treatment
Master of Physiotherapy (Orthopedics); M.Sc.
Time: Sunday March 10, 2 - 3 pm
of physiotherapy and exercise
facts about back pain
We have mailed the tax receipts for 2018 on
February 12, 2019. We expect that you should
have it in few days.
If you do not receive the receipts, please let
us know by replying to this email and also by
incorporating your mailing address. The reason
for not receiving the receipt might be that we
do not have your right address.
Thank you again for your continuous support!
Board of Directors
This is the time of the year that we request our
devotees to sign up for Sunday hosting for the
upcoming year. But first, let us allow us to
express our gratitude to you and also to share
the pride that we feel as Board of Directors.
of you know, Prasad served every Sunday after
the Arati has been an integral part of our
Temple for the last 33 years, which upholds a
unique tradition and is very popular among
devotees. Food from various regions of India and
other countries is served with great devotion
that truly reflects the richness and varieties
of the food that our community is endowed with.
This Prasad arrangement has also provided us
with the opportunity to socialize and exchange
our experiences while sharing food. We feel
proud of this tradition.
This program has been successful only because of
your continuous and unwavering support of
Sunday-hosting. We are sincerely thankful to you
for your support. And we would like to maintain
this practice of sharing Prasad.
To manage it better so that no family is
deprived of getting the hosting date they want
and no Sundays remain without a host, we request
you to sign up for Sunday hosting at your
earliest convenience. We just require 52
volunteer families (either sole or in groups)
from different regions to continue the
The hosting can be on any occasion such
as birthday, anniversary or regional festival.
Prasad should be very simple and of course, we
know, it will be authentic.
you would like to host or sponsor any events or need more
information, please contact the Manager at 613-822-1531
or visit www.hindutemple.ca.
Barrhaven Shiv Shakti Hindu Temple at
76 Larkin Drive in Ottawa is pleased to announce the following:
March 3-2019 (Sunday) Regular worship 11:00
am to 2 pm
March 4-2019 (Monday) Maha Shivaratri will be
celebrated in Temple at 76 Larkin Drive from 6 pm to 10:00 pm
ALL THEIR WORSHIP SERVICES ARE FREE, EITHER
IN HOME (ANY WORSHIP) OR AT THE TEMPLE.
ALL ARE MOST WELCOME TO ATTEND.
information, please contact Arvind Sharma at 613-762-7431 or
Shepherds of Good Hope is held every 2nd Saturday of the month.
For details, please contact Virendra Sahni at 613-824-6757 or
ARYA SAMAJ Ottawa-Carleton
holds HAVAN every 2nd Sunday of the month from
5:30 PM at the Hindu Temple. All are welcome.
To host or sponsor and
for more information, please contact Mrs. Phulan Aeri at
613-723-6724 or Mrs. Nina Vaid at 613-523-5016.
Ottawa Sikh Society will celebrate International Women's Day on
Sunday, March 17th, at Gurdwara Sahib. There will be
presentation about status of Women in Sikhism, the Contribution
and Achievements of
Sikh Women in the
history followed by an open discussion "Where We Stand Today".
They are looking for speakers to join them in this discussion
and share their views and experiences. Please contact their
Women's Affairs, Harpreet Cheema Pandher @ 613-852-5262.
HOLI ON THE HILL (Organized by Hon’ble MP Mr. Chandra Arya.
Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 @ 2:00 PM
John A. Macdonald building, 144 Wellington St (at the corner of
Please note that every member of your family must register
separately at the link below:
A government issued identification card is required for
HOLI Celebration Party (Organized by BACA)
Sunday, March 24th, 2019
Location: Ukrainian Banquet Hall, 1000 Byron Avenue, Ottawa, ON
Door Opens @ 6:00 pm
Program details could be obtained contacting from the Board
members of BACA
MUSIC Concert(s)– Chaturangini: Pt. Debashish Bhattacharya &
Organized by: The Great India Festival of Ottawa and Kabir
Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Door Opens @ 5:30 pm
Location: Chinmaya Bharti, 1088 Ogilvie Road, Ottawa, ON
Program details could be obtained contacting from the Board
members of TGIF
ICCC Seniors Organization is pleased to announce the first
colorful event of the year 2019. We have decided to celebrate
the festival of colors "HOLI' this year in a big way. And as
always we will have your enthusiastic participation. Here are
the details of the event:
Date: 16th March,2019 (Saturday)
Time: 5.30 pm to 9.00 pm.
Venue: Palki Restaurant,1060 Ogilvie Road, Gloucester,
Ticket: $20.00 per person.
It will be an evening of entertainment and good food ( snacks
and dinner included) and open dance floor. There will be NO
SPLASHING OF COLORS.
If you wish to participate by singing, poetry or gazal recital
or a short skit, please send your names to me and endorse
a copy to our cultural coordinator Archna Abrol
She can also be reached on phone 613-552-1916.
Your request much reach us by 6th of March,2019. Depending upon
the number of requests and time available we will then short
list the performers and inform them accordingly.
Please note that, as always, due to limited seating capacity of
the restaurant, tickets will be sold on first come first serve
basis. Tickets will be available next week with the following
volunteers. If you wish to reserve your tickets early, you can
give your names and money to the volunteers and they will in
turn give you the ticket as and when they get it.
Sudesh Kanda 613-869-0349 firstname.lastname@example.org
Narinder Garg 613-282-2254 email@example.com
( Out of town till 6th March).
Srishta Khosla 613-440-4071 firstname.lastname@example.org
Archna Abrol 613-552-1916
SRI SATHYA SAI CENTER of
OTTAWA on 1694 Hunt Club Road in Ottawa invites
you all for:
Vedanta Classes: Every Sunday morning from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Balvikas Classes: Every Sunday morning from 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Bhajans: Every Sunday from 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
For any further information, please call 613 733 7180 or
613 406 2883.
COMMUNITY CENTRE (ICCC)
Here are the events this week followed by up coming
events. For any information regarding a specific activity,
please get in touch with the respective coordinator.
Regular Meeting at Orleans
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
340 - 255 Centrum Boulevard
Orleans ON K1E 3X7
Mr. Adolf James [Phone:613-233-2255]
Dr. Ram Sahi [Phone: 613 824 1710]
Regular Meeting at Merivale
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
30 Woodfield Drive
Nepean ON K2G 3Y5
Ms. Sudesh Kanda [ Phone: 613
869 0349 ]
Mr. Satish Bansal [ Phone: 613
226 5461 ]
Pranayama: from 11 AM to
Tea and Snacks: 12:30 PM -
Please feel to bring your own lunch!
Music, Scrabble, Bingo, Tea, Socializing: from
12:15 to 2 PM
Bridge Class and Play:
from 12 noon to 3 PM
Up Coming Events
Please look at the following ICCC Seniors website for up-to-date
information of the upcoming events:
MUKUL HINDI SCHOOL offers Hindi language
instructions and rich cultural experience for children 4 years
and above. Elementary (Grades JK,SK,1to8) at PINECREST PUBLIC
SCHOOL @ 1281 Pinecrest Road and High School Credit Course &
Adult Education at GLEBE COLLEGIATE on 212 Glebe Avenue.
Registration is open all year round. In fall 2016, first day of
school is September 10th. For more information,
please visit www.mukulhindischool.org or email
SARAL SCHOOL, a non-profit charitable organization run under the Ministry of Education, offers classes to learn Hindi, Bengali or Telugu for free. Registration is on-going every Saturday from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM, starting September
6th at the school, Edouard Bond Elementary, located at 920 Parkhaven in Ottawa. For more information, please contact
Ms. Meena Sones at 613-723-5644 or Ms. Savita Joshi at 613-843-8384.
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