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(Week Beginning May 5th, 2019)
VAISHAKH SHUKLA PAKSH EKAM 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)
Saturday, May 18th, 2019
6:00 PM to 08:00 PM - Satyanarayan Pooja, Katha, Arti, Prasadam
Tuesday, May 7th,
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Sunderkaand Paath
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
Our next health seminar is on the role of Dua (Prayers)
on health issues. Our speaker is a medical doctor who also
teaches religion at Carleton University. Please see the detail
below. All are welcome.
Topic: Dard (Pain) Dava
(Medicine) aur Dua (Payers)
Harsha V. Dehejia, MD, FRCP, PhD
Internist and Adjunct Professor of Religion, Carleton University
Time: Sunday May 12, 2019 (2-3 PM)
To explain how
religion and medicine are not the opposite, but
the complimentary ways of healing the body and
To discuss, based on the experience
of the speaker(s) own medical practice, how the
two have come together for them and their
To share how the
aim, especially for the Hindus, is to combine
the science of Medicine with the spirituality of
religion to create a holistic way of living and
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.
Please join Barrhaven Shiv Shakti Hindu
at 76 Larkin Drive in Ottawa for:
Sunday, Puja from 11:30 AM to 2:30 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.
INDIA CANADA FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE (ICFC)
announces its lecture event “HOW IS INDIAN TRADITION SURVIVING
IN THE 21st CENTURY” by Anjali Patil on Sunday, May
26th from 2:45 PM to 5:00 PM at Rockcliffe Park
Community Centre Hall, 380 Springfield Road, Ottawa. Limited
seating available. Please register online at
http://icfc.ws/ or email at
Now in its 3rd year, the Ottawa Indian Film Festival Awards
(OIFFA) will take place from June 11th to 15th,
2019, in the heart of Ottawa, at Landsdowne Park. Gala Table,VIP
Pass and Movie Pass on SALE NOW! Contact: Inderpreet Singh,
Director of Programming
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit:
Audition for a movie & a stage play. Director Ranjit Devgun
needs, actors, both male & female for his upcoming movie & a new
Punjabi play ‘Mahindru di Maasi te Chatru daa Chacha’, a
hilarious romantic comedy. Auditions & Rehearsals for both
starting soon. Premier
for the movie and show for the Punjabi stage play already
scheduled for 6th & 7th September 2019 at
Kailash Mital Theatre in Ottawa. If you have time and passion to
participate in such productions then you have an opportunity to
fulfill your desires. For more information: Call: 613-299-3910
or email: email@example.com.
AROHA FINE ARTS presents “Mystique 1.0”, the
first of a series of three compelling works. A dynamic high
impact classical Indian dance performance by Ottawa's Sonia
St-Michel and Anjali Patil on Monday, June 3rd from
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM at Richcraft Theatre, Shenkmant Arts Centre,
245 Centrum Boulevard, Orleans (Ottawa East). Ticket price is
$15 plus Eventbrite processing fee. For information, please
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
Jagjeet Sharma or Guddi Sharma, host of ASIAN
SOUNDS will be launching second collection of
poems book, entitled Fragments, on the 25th
of May from 2 to 5 p.m., at Ottawa City Hall,
Colonel-By room, 2nd floor. It is a free event.
Light refreshments will be served. For more
information, please email at
or call 613-491-8659.
The ICAC Executive Committee is pleased to invite and warmly welcome you to the Ottawa spring festival 2019.
The Ottawa Spring Fest committee is organizing a one day event, on May 11th 2019 at Long Fields- Davidson Heights Secondary School, 149 Berrigan Drive from 2 PM -8:00 PM. Last year's Spring festival was attended by more than 900 people.
We would like to thank all our sponsors and patrons for their generous donations and we are committed to them and the community . This event would be our second event and we will donate a %age of proceeds to charity.
This year more than 20 groups are performing , art forms from various regions of the world . Please see the attached poster for details. This is a very rare opportunity to see a multitude of distinct multicultural performances at one venue. Please secure your tickets online at www.Ottawaspringfest.com.
Tickets will also include free food coupon for a culinary experience.
High light of the program includes, Mohiniyattom, Jannat Group's performance, Polish Dance, Arabic Dance, Egyptian dance, Venezuelan dance, Nigerian Dance, Contemporary Japanese, Bharathanatyam, Chinese Opera, Traditional Chinese dance, A. R. Rehman medley, Algonquin Student Group, Golden Flame Dance, Sniff Band, Irish Dance, Ukranian Dance, Colombian Dance, First Nations dance. More details at www.ottawaspringfest.com. <...poster...>
tickets and more
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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