GujaRATI ASSOCIATION OF MANASOTA

Uttarayan:

The Kite Festival is regarded as one of the biggest festivals celebrated. Months before the festival, homes in Gujarat begin to manufacture kites for the festival. The festival ofUttarayan marks the day when winter begins to turn into summer, according to the Indian calendar.


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Uttarayan Celebration:


WHEN: January 14th Sunday  


TIME: 11 AM - 5 PM


WHERE: Twin Lakes Park 6700 Clark Rd. Sarasota, FL 34241 


DIRECTIONS: From I-75 take Exit 205 for Clark Rd.  Go east about 1 mile.  The park is on the right hand side. 


FEE: Members free Non-members $15 per person kids<5 free


Vikram Rao (Vice President)

941-524-6545

Events:

Mothers Day:

is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world,


Diwali:

is certainly the biggest and the brightest of all Hindu festivals. It's the festival of lights (deep = light and avali= a row i.e., a row of lights) that's marked by four days of celebration, which literally illumines the country with its brilliance, and dazzles all with its joy.

Navratri:

is a festival dedicated to the worship of the Hindu deity Durga. The word Navaratri means 'nine nights' in Sanskrit, nava meaning nine and ratri meaning nights. During these nine nights and ten days, nine forms of Devi are worshipped

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meet our committee members

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Bhumin Patel (President)

941-757-6563

Rahul Patel ( Secretary)

941-737-0630

Fevil Patel ( Treasurer)

704-689-8893