October 2001

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October 5  7:30 p.m.

NAIC Annual Awards Dinner Nite

Brampton Banquets ( Formerly La Suhaag) Brampton

Info:  905.677.0303

October 7   

Craze 2001

Presented by Esquire Promotions

Featuring: Anil Kapoor  Aamir Khan  Aishwaraya Rai  

Gracy Singh  Preity Zinta  Sukhwinder Singh Sujata and Others...

Air Canada Centre  Toronto

Info:  905.770.8286


October 8   8:30 a.m. 4 p.m.


Vedic Cultural Centre

Presents workshops on the Practice and  Philosophy

Of Yoga Science

Info: Lalita Sharma  905.475.5778  Razia Thadani  416.917.9642 

Chander Khanna  416.590.9645  Email: ckhanna@msn.com

www.hronline.com/aryasamaj    www.bindu.org


October 10  5:00 p.m.

Muslims in Action- Martial Arts Demo

Fundraising Dinner

Salaheddin Islamic Centre Scarborough Toronto


October 11  2:00 p.m.

Free Presentation on Jobs & Labour Market Trends

Brampton Multicultural Centre/Human Resources Canada

Suite 109  150 Central Park Dr  Brampton

Info: 905.790.8482


October 12  7:30 p.m.

Padamshree Dr Padma Subrahmanyam

Lecture Demonstration

Burton Auditorium  York University

Info: 416.497.4760


October 12   8 p.m.

Legends of Indian Music

Featuring: Shankar  Zakir Hussain  Vikku Vinayakram  Gingger

George Weston Recital Hall  Toronto

Info:  416.870.8000


October 12 - 14  Full Day

Three-day Course on Yajur Veda

Vedic Cultural Centre  4345 14th Ave Markham

Info:  416.287.0330  416.663.4037


October 14  7:30 p.m.

A solo dance recital Bhagavat Gita by

Dr Padma Subrahmanyam with live Orchestra

Presented by ATN

Toronto Centre for Arts

Yonge and Sheppard  Toronto

Info:  416.870.8000   416.757.1623


October 17   7:00 p.m.

UN Day for Eradication of Poverty

Metro Hall   55 John St  Toronto

Dr Bhausaheb Ubale  416.494.4763

Pratibha Bhole  416.299.7372

Neel Nanda  416.266.8118


October 19   1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Information Fair for Seniors and Caregivers

Brampton Senior Citizens' Council

Century Gardens Auditorium

Info:  905.874.2089


October 24 - 28

Durga Puja

Bangiya Parishad

Tagore Centre 140 Millwick Dr  Toronto

Info: 416.740.7222  905.761.5063



October 24 - 28

Durga Puja


Heron Road Multi Service Centre  Ottawa



October 25  4:00 p.m.

Lecture by Pakistani writer Ayesha Jalal

South Asian Department  Rm 205

University of Toronto  Toronto

140 St George St

Info:  905.276.1739


October 27  8:00 p.m.

October 28  2:00 p.m.

Weekend of Odissi dance

Performers  Ellora and Devraj Patnaik and others

Organized by Chitralekha Oddissi Dance Creations

7 Hart House Circle  University of Toronto

Info:  905.335.6424




October 1 - November 4

An Exhibition of Gold from around the world - magnificent collection 

of gold bars and artifacts from India and other parts of Asia. 

Collections of historic coins, such as the first gold coin ever minted, 

and a coin struck by Genghis Khan in 1221 A.D.

Pacific Mineral Museum


October 2  6:45 p.m.

Fifteenth Gandhi Peace Award

Eleventh Annual Presentation of the Thakore Foundation Visiting Scholar Award

to Mr Lloyd Axworthy Foreign Affairs Minister 

Simon Fraser University

Info: Arvind Thakore 604.925.0976  Satwant Brar  604.925.3239 

Ashok Bhargava at 604.590.3302


October 4 from 5 to 8 p.m.

The New VI's live broadcast launch party 

In Victoria : Pandora's Box (corner of Pandora and Broad).

In Nanaimo: New VI's mid-Island bureau (82 Commercial Street)

Featuring on-air personalities  great live entertainment  free food & drink

Open to the public


October 5  10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

New VI's Open House Tour

Victoria: Live Broadcast  at 6 pm on Cable 12




October 21   10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Durga Puja

Hindu Devotional Society Mandir (HDS)

Info: 514.620.7064   514.363.7938


October 26 - 28

Durga Puja

The Indian Bengali community

Saiva Mission of Quebec

1611 St Regis Boul  DDO

Info: 514.989.9350  450.676.9546