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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Bhumin Patel (President)

941-757-6563

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Diwali Celebration:


WHEN: Oct 22nd Sunday  


TIME: 4PM-5PM Social Hour 5PM


Cultural Program Followed By Dinner


WHERE: Braden River High School 6545 SR 70 East, Bradenton, FL-34203


FEE: Members free Non-members $25 per person kids<5 free

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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Gaurav Dhamsania ( Treasurer)

941-757-6563

GujaRATI ASSOCIATION OF MANASOTA

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

Fevil Patel ( Secretary)

704-689-8893

Vikram Rao (Vice 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,