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Festival of India Showcase

Festival of India

Festival of India is the latest exploration of Indian culture in South Africa. Over the next few months discover Indian classical masterpieces, musical and dance talent from traditional folk art to contemporary Bollywood. The showcase festival runs officially from today Friday 23rd into August

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Sikh New Year, Gurudwara Sahib Johannesburg

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The previous week of the 03rd April, Sunday, in association with the United Punjab of South Africa and their generous supporters State Bank of India, Jet Airways, Sharma Group and many others, the Vaisakhi Mela Festival was hosted and the footprint of Sikhism in Africa was acknowledged in the community with about 8000 Gauteng residents present to support the Vaisakhi Mela. Click here to read more about the festival as reported by the national print media edition of the Sunday Times Extra on the TIMESLIVE website, click here The Sikh New Year, 10 April 2011 The Sikh New Year Festival, which also commemmorates the founding of the Khalsa by the tenth Guru (Guru Gobind Singh) in 1699. Also spelled Baisakhi.  This auspicious ceremony in South Africa’s Gurudwara Sahib of Johannesburg started on the 8th of April culminating to the 10th …

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