CHINO HILLS,CA - BAPS Charities celebrated a three-year partnership with The Nature Conservancy through its ‘Walk Green’ initiative. It held a series of walkathons across North America. Beginning in 2016, it a coordinated efforts with the organization to raise funds for the Plant a Billion Trees initiative. Walkers were educated about the importance of environmental protection and the urgent need for all people to become active...
NORWALK,CA - A event was jointly organized by Joy of Sharing Foundation , Organization of Hindu Malayalees and Anekant Community Center on August 23, at Sanatan Dharma Temple here to raise funds for Kerala flood relief. The program started with a prayer. A video and slide show prepared by OHM was presented by Padmanabhan Iyer showed the extensive damage caused by the rains and flooding.
LOS ANGELES, CA - Dilip Butani has been appointed by the City of Cerritos, as Director of Southeast Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board. His name was recommended by Cerritos Regional Chamber of Commerce. Pino Pathak gets extension of two more years as a director. SELACO has a two-fold mission. It specializes in business solutions for employers seeking a trained workforce as well as the funds to access...
BUENA PARK, CA -TiE-SoCal held its monthly meeting on July 25, at The Yellow Chilli Restaurant here on the theme “Trends in Med Tech Industry”. Anshuman Sinha, Exec Director TiE-SoCal welcomed the guests. Brian Frankel, Marketing Director welcomed the panelists to stage. The panelists were Ajit Mishra, Sanjay Srivastava, and Santosh Kookal. Gunjan Bagla, Managing Director-Amritt, Inc. was the moderator.
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NORWALK, CA - Almost 600 people showed up for the three-day 22nd Convention held by Hosanna International Church here from July 27 to 29,. to celebrate the anniversary of the church. At the event, Hosanna International Church invited Indian Christian evangelist Dr. Paul Dhinakaran, who operates the Jesus Calls Ministry and...
LOS ANGELES,CA - Gopio International President Sunny Kulathakal, and his wife Elizabeth visited Los Angeles. He was honored by Southern California Coordinator Dilip Butani and Chapter Presidents Amrit Bhandari, Vasu Pawar and Ramesh Bhatt. Kulathakal spoke about the upcoming project to purchase a permanent office for GOPIO, in Chicago and about the annual conference in Varanasi, next January.
VANCOUVER—The 17th World Sanskrit Conference, the premier international forum for Sanskrit scholars, recognized Bhagwan Swaminarayan’s Akshar-Purushottam Darshan as the first new independent school of Vedanta since the 16th century. The recently authored ground-breaking Sanskrit works on the Akshar-Purushottam Darshan, the Swaminarayan Bhashyam and the Swaminarayan Siddhanta-Sudha by...
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ORANGE,CA- The Lions Club of Little India held its installation ceremony at The Tandoor Restaurant, here with more than 120 people in attendance. The ceremony began with Chairman Dilip Butani inviting to the stage; the President Ajay Khetani, Secretary Amrit Bhandari, Incoming President Kantilal Shah and...
NORWALK, CA - The Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation (VYASA – LA) on June 21 organized an outdoor celebration of International Day of Yoga at the Sanathan Dharma temple here . Peace and harmony are the hallmarks of Yoga, and about 150 attendees of all ages experienced this doing Yoga on the lawn. Beginning with lighting of the lamp by Babubhaiji, Chakrapaniji and Mansukhji to Swami Vivekananda,
WASHINGTON D.C - Continuing its quest for the best speller in the community, the 2018 South Asian Spelling Bee (www.SouthAsianSpellingBee.com) traveled to Illinois, California, Maryland, and North Carolina this past weekend with stops in Chicago, The Bay Area, Washington DC, and Charlotte. With a huge turnout this year, the Bee attracted some top talent as well as young and new spellers that competed for the coveted prizes and titles.