BAPS Charities presents their annual Health Fair at BAPS temple in Matthews, NC on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 8:30 am - 3 pm. Blood testing will be conducted a week earlier on Sat, Sept 20 from 7:30 - 11:30 am. Health screenings for general health, diabetes, back pain, cholesterol and more. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The BAPS temple is located at 4100 Margaret Wallace Rd., Matthews, NC.
The Classical Music Association of Charlotte presents its fall performances. The first will be on Sunday, September 21 featuring a vocal concert by Dr. Vijayalakshmi Subramaniam at CPCC Tate Hall, 3:30 pm. The second is on Sunday October 12 with violin duo concert by Nagaraj & Manjunath at CPCC Tate Hall, 3:30 pm. For more details call Rama Rachakonda at 704-541-3361.
Urdu Majlis invites all to attend and/or recite your original poetry at a Community Mushaira = Kavi Sammelan, coming up on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 7:30pm. Join other local poets for a wonderful evening of Urdu-Hindi poetry. Venue: Nelson Mandela Auditorium, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. There is plenty of free parking under the FedEx Building. Refreshments will be served. For more information: Seema & Ashraf Faruqi 919.596.4792 or Afroz Taj (email@example.com) 919.851.1119.
Saturday and Sunday October 4 & 5. Love Connection Fusion presented by DeamACT Entertainment. A Bollywood Musical Drama.
Fletcher Opera Theater
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This year is going to be another awesome festival. Check out last year's video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xzA54CaHx0. Bring the whle family. Enjoy famous Ramleela play (win of good over evil), watch 35ft high Ravan burn, lots of snacks and food. Lots of fun for kids and grown ups. Sunday, October 5, 2015 beginning at 5pm. For more details visit www.hsnconline.com.
The 50th annual Festival in the Park brings artists, dancers, performers, live music, clowns, food vendors, craftsmen, and family-friendly activities all together in Freedom Park in Charlotte, located at 1409 East Blvd. This year's fest takes place from Fri, September 19 - Sun, September 21, 2014. To get full details and schedules call 704-338-1060 or visit the website www.festivalinthepark.org.
The annual Virginia Festival of India takes place on Sat-Sun, Sept 20 - 21, 2014 11am - 9pm in Richmond, VA. Admission is free and the fest features a cultural program, consisting of classical and modern Indian live performances, as well as East-West fusion dance and music. One can also sample many different varieties of Indian cuisine, including vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies, such as dosa, kachori, samosas, tandoori chicken and sweets, all of which are supplied by local Indian restaurants and families. This year the theme for the Festival of India is "handicrafts of India." There will also be yoga demonstrations and lectures from experienced teacher. For full details on the event visit the website www.thefestivalofindia.org or call 804-346-9955.
The Global Mela 2014 takes place on October 4 - 5, 2014 at the Global Mall in Norcross, GA. The mela features cultural, fashion and magic shows. Food and clothing vendors will set up shop. There are lots of activities for children and the entry is free for the entire weekend. The mall is located at 5675 Jimmy Carter Blvd., Norcross, GA. For more information call 770-416-1111 or visit the website www.amsglobalmall.com.
4-Day Inner Engineering program led by Isha teacher trained by Sadhguru
coming to Charlotte.
Venue: Hampton Inn & Suites, 850 Weddington Road Extension Concord NC, 28027. For more details call 980.263.9760 or visit https://www.innerengineering.com/live/events/charl...
The 29th annual international Festival of Raleigh takes place September 19 - 21, 2014 at the Raleigh Convention Center. Authentic dances from over 30 different cultures and countries will be presented on the main stage. The fest also features a variety of ethnic foods, cultural exhibits, dance demonstrations, food demos, a world bazaar and much more. For more details visit the website www.InternationalFestival.org
Grand Navratri Mahotsav will be sponsored by the Gujarati Cultural Association of the Piedmont from September 25 - October 4 at GCAP, 127 Landmark Dr., Greensboro, NC 27407. A live orchestra will perform every night and there will be food, hot tea, snacks available. For more details call 336-420-5259 or visit www.gcap.us.
The Probasi Bengali organization of Charlotte will present two performances in October. Renowned Bengali playback singer Pratik Choudhury will perform on October 3, 2014 at the Vihar Hall of Hindu Center in Charlotte. National award winner for best male playback singer of 2014 Rupankar Bagchi will perform on October 10, 2014 at the Vihar Hall of Hindu Center. For more details on the shows and the organization visit www.new.probasi.org.
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Development of interpersonal skills. For more details call 401.952.6749. It will take place from Sept 24-28. Weekday 6.30 PM - 9.30 PM Weekend 10.30 PM - 5 PM. Venue: Raleigh, Meditation Hall, 9423 Palm Bay Circle, Raleigh, NC.