Events:

Vikram Rao (President)

941-524-6545

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,


Ashish Patel ( Secretary)

941-587-3276

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Rahul Patel ( Treasurer)

941-737-0630

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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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.

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Fevil Patel (Vice President)

704-689-8893

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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