(Showcasing Indo-Canadian Unity in Diversity)

3030 Don Mills Road East, Suite LL8AII, Peanut Plaza, Lower Level, North York, Ontario M2J 3C1

Millenium Festival Programme

Curtain Raiser Reception
Sunday, July 16, 2000, 6.30 p.m., Payal Banquet Hall, 3410 Semenyk Court, Mississauga

Flag Hoisting Ceremony
Tuesday, August 15, 2000, 267 Princess Ave., North York, (Consul General’s residence)

Commercial Exposition & Cultural Presentations
(organised jointly with the Canadian National Exhibition)
Friday, August 18, 2000 – Monday, September 4, 2000, CNE grounds
Inauguration on Aug. 18, 12 noon by High Commissioner of India, H. E. Rajanikanta Verma

Felicitation Day
(coordinated by Seniors, Ex-Servicemen’s Association and Vedic Cultural Centre)
Sunday, August 20, 2000, Vedic Cultural Centre

Independence Day Dinner & Dance
(coordinated by South Asians in Ontario, 416-653-3555)
Sunday, August 20, 2000, 6:30 p.m., Sangam Banquet Hall, 6991 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga

Kavi Sammelan
(organised by AWIC’s Seniors & Poets’ group  )
Saturday, August 26, 2000, 4.00 p.m., Scarborough Civic Centre

Women’s Day
(organised by AWIC)
Saturday, September 9, 2000

Hindi Diwas
(coordinated by Hindi speaking Associations/Groups)
Saturday, September 23, 2000, 3.00 p.m., Payal Banquet Hall


Panorama India is also proud to associate itself with the following two concerts being organised by the Asian Television Network, official media sponsor of Panorama India.
Tickets are already on sale at the Box Offices of the respective venues.

Sitar Concert by Pt. Ravi Shankar & his daughter Anushka
Sunday, September 24, 8.00 p.m., Roy Thomson Hall

Mega Bollywood Music Concert led by the legendary A.R. Rehman
and including over 100 musicians and technicians
Saturday, September 30, 8.00 p.m., Skydome

Cultural Programme at the International Stage at CNE, Toronto
(August 18 - September 4, 2000)

Date                       Time                      Performance

            Aug. 18, 2000       12 noon                Sukalyan Bhattacharya
          Aug. 18, 2000       5 p.m.                     Cultural programme by National Association of Indo-Canadians

            Aug. 19, 2000       5 p.m.                     Fashion Show by SAMA

            Aug. 20, 2000       5 p.m.                     Cultural programme by Prabasi Bengali Association

            Aug. 21, 2000       1 p.m.                     Cultural programmes by Vanik Samaj of Toronto
 &  Can-Sikh Cultural Association
               Aug. 21, 2000       5 p.m.                     Cultural programme by Sindhi Cultural Association

            Aug. 22, 2000       1 p.m.                     Cultural programme by Bharathi Kala Manaram
            Aug. 22, 2000       5 p.m.                     Multicultural Children Group (La Bhangra)

Indian Companies Participating at the Commercial Exposition, CNE, Toronto

(August 18 - September 4, 2000)

S.No.    Name of the Company                                                  Products on Display

1.                   US International                                                          Garments And Handicrafts

2.                   Jyoti Handicrafts                                                         Handicrafts

3.                   Empire Exports                                                             Mats, Durries, Shawls etc.

4.                   Nagilla Exports Ltd.                                                     Handicrafts, Bed Sheets, etc.

5.                   Wool And Woollens Export Promotion Council    Woollen-Acrylic-Knitwear etc.

6.                   Libra Creations                                                             Readymade Garments

7.                   Enchantee Exports Pvt. Ltd.                                       Handicrafts, Garments

8.                   Potential Export (P) Ltd.                                              Handicrafts And Garments

9.                   Lall's Copper And Brass Palace                                 Handicrafts

10.                JKM Overseas Pvt. Ltd.                                              Pashmina Shawls, Stoles, etc.

11.                Baba Global Ltd.                                                            Mouth Freshners etc.

12.                Gold Craft (Exports)                                                      Ladies Garments, Handicrafts

13.                Harshagiri Herbals Ltd.                                                Herbal Products

14.                Jessop Arts                                                                    Shawls, Carpets, etc.

15.                Kashmir Greenery                                                          Kashmiri Shawls

16.                Mir Handicrafts                                                              Pashmina Shawls, Stoles etc.

17.                Chadd's Creations                                                          Bed Spreads, Quilts, Garments

18.                APEDA                                                                            Processed Food Items                     

19.                Alps Industries Ltd.                                                       Pashmina Products

20.          India Trade Promotion Organisation                          Coordinating Agency for
(A Govt. of India Enterprise)                                                           Indian companies

Toronto Based Companies

21.          Government of India Tourist Office                            Promotion of Tourism to India

22.          Accent Linen Ltd.                                                          Bed and Table Linen

23.          Vasanti Cosmetics Inc.                                                 Cosmetics

24.          Femine la Flare Inc.                                                       Clothing, Fashion Accessories