September 2002

* Congratulations to Moda Optical (our new advertiser) on the occasion of opening of their new location at Piazza Villagio Plaza, 9200 Weston Road at Rutherford, Woodbridge, Ontario, Telephone number – 905-417-8222.

* Lakshmi Narayan Mandir will celebrate Janmashtami on Friday, August 30, 2002. For details, please call  Ashok Kaushal at 905-737-0350.

* International Mahavir Jain Mission of Canada will hold Annual Adult Retreat from August 31 to September 2, 2002. For details, please call Harish Jain at 905-525-5651 or Leela Gudka at 416-299-3627.

* Jain Society of Toronto has organized Paryushana Parva Celebrations from September 3 to September 10, 2002 and Swapana Darshan (Mahavir Jayanti) on Saturday, September 7, 2002 . For details, please call Arhant Jain at 905-827-7494.

* Vaishno Devi Temple has organized Seniors Day on September 8, 2002. For details, please call G. L. Chopra at 905-632-8529 or Temple at 905-825-4202.

* Vedanta Society of Toronto has organized a lecture “Overcoming difficulties in meditation” by Guest Speaker Swami Prapannananda, Head, Vedanta Society of Sacramento on Sunday, September 8, 2002. For details, please call Swami Pramathananda at 416-240-7262.

* Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce invites you to Young Professionals Open House on Tuesday, September 10, 2002. For RSVP and details, please call their office at 416-224-0090.

* Art of Living Foundation presents Music for Peace –Fusion of Balkan & Indian Rhythms on Saturday, September 14, 2002. For more information, please call 1-866-287-9378 or 905-785-2583 or click here.

* Indo-Canada Art & Cultural Society has organized "Kathiyavadi Diaro" on Saturday, September 14, 2002. For details, please call Indra at 905-471-5026.

* A Concert of Indian Classical Music & Dance has been organized on Saturday, September 28, 2002. For details, please call Sudha Rastogi at 416-449-3119.

* Yoga Time offers yoga classes daily between 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. For details, please call Meena Bhandari at 416-508-4624.

* 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

* 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 Amit Mehta (son of Dr. Mahendra Mehta & Neela Mehta) who was recently married to Sonali Dalal (daughter of Pankaj Dalal and Chandrika Dalal) in Glendale, California.