May 2002

The following special interview with Mr. C. M. Bhandari on his book Yoga Shakti was video taped in presence of a live audience of about 45 persons on March 31, 2002 in Scarborough, Ontario. The Vanik Samaj of Toronto assisted in co-ordinating this session. The FCA Group helped us by partially sponsoring this session. 

For part 1, please click here.

For part 2, please click here.

* Canadian International Peace Project  organized celebration of the inaugural South Asian Heritage Month in Ontario on Wednesday, May 1, 2002. For details, please call Mark Persaud at 416-954-9415, Mobeen Khoja at 905-683-7447, or Rev. Cameron Brett at 416-593-5600.

* Panorama India  organized a farewell to Mr. C. M. Bhandari, Consul General of India, Toronto on Friday, May 10, 2002. For details, please call Bhagat Taggar at 416-286-7276, or N. R. Subramanian at 416-497-4760. Mr. Bhandari departed Toronto on Sunday, May 12, 2002. 

* Mr. Divyabh Manchanda, Consul General of India, Toronto arrived on Tuesday, May 14, 2002. For details, please call the Consulate at 416-960-0760.

* South Asian Education Liaison Committee in liaison with the Toronto District School Board organized a One-day conference on ‘South Asians and the Education System’ for parents, students, teachers, schools, and interested individuals on Saturday, May 18, 2002.

* East Indian Professional Residents of Canada (EIPROC) has organized celebrations for its 25th Anniversary on Saturday, May 25, 2002. For details, please call their office at 416-449-2381.

* IIT Alumni Canada has organized its Annual Dinner - 2002 on Saturday, May 25, 2002. For more information, call Surinder Sharma at 416 871 1718

* Sampradaya Dance Creations and the Living Arts Centre present REVEALED BY FIRE - A woman's journey of transformation on Saturday, May 25, 2002. For details, please call Box Office at 905-306-6000 or toll free at 1-888-805-8888 or click here. For colourful poster, please click here.

* Picasso Publications presents “Proud City” by Amo Sulaiman. For more information, please call 1-877-250-book or 

* Spiritual Heritage Education Network (SHEN) organizes a series of periodic seminars on topics related to spirituality. Generally, they organize six seminars per year, one on each of the last Thursday of odd numbered months. Seminars are expected to start at about 7:00 p.m. For details, please contact Shiv Talwar at

* For "Indian Fantasy Cruise", organized by Travelbest, please call Subash Chauhan at 1-866-846-7005 or 905-660-7005 ext. 238 or 229  or click here.

* Pushtimargiya Vaishnava Samaj of Canada organizes every month Ekadashi Satsang in Mississauga. For more information, please call Jayanti Shah at 905-455-2206, P. K. Shah at 416-286-8556, or Raju Shah at 905-479-0507 or click "Community News" on the left panel.  .  

Congratulations to Mr. Rajen Merchant and Mrs. Rekha Merchant on the occasion of their 25th marriage anniversary.