Hong Kong Computer Society, Women wing organised a month long Step Challenge competition. Sivakumar won the championship in male individual category with 582,102 steps in the month of November (with an average steps of 20000 steps -nearly 20km every day).

The carnatic music lovers of Hong Kong had a very entertaining evening at the music recital of Roopa Shastry . Roopa is a graded All India Radio artist and living in Hong Kong for few years now. She was accompanied by Aravindan, a local mridangist and Bhairavi from Australia on Violin.

Chinmayaa Mission Newzealand organised a dance drama programme in Auckland The programme is under the title of the Legends of Shiva brought to life some of the most vibrant and captivating stories of our Hindu Gods and Goddesses.

The Hindu Council of Australia celebrated Deepawali festival with the Australian Indian community in the Great Hall of the Federal Parliament House in Canberra. Classical Kuchpudi dance, Rajasthani dance, Kathak dance, Garbha dance and Tandav dance were performed.

2018 Arumbugal program went on very well with lot of performances by the Hong Kong Tamil children before a crowd of more than 150 people. Tamil Cultural Association organises this event to encourage the children to perform before their members.

Vedic and Cultural Centre of Australia (VCCA) organized Shri Mahaa Rudra Utsavam at Shri Shiva Mandir premises

Australian Tamil Cultural Society, organised Deepavali celebrations and Chennai Tamil School Annual day function on 17 November, evening 3.30 PM at Melrose High School, Canberra.

Sri Sathya Sai Center is functioning over 20 years in Gaborone, Botswana. The center celebrates Sri Sathya Sai Baba's birthday every year. This year, the 93rd birthday of Sri Sathya Sai Baba is celebrated by the center as usual on the 23rd of Nov.

Installation of new President of the Rotary Club of Trincomalee, Eng.S.Satheeskumar took place at Aasath Plaza, Kalmunai. The Chief Guest was Dr.E.G.Gnanakunalan, Chairman, Trincomalee Town & Gravits Pradeshiya Sabha & Former Rotary Club of Trincomalee President.

Hong Kong had a big cultural festival organised by the Hong Kong Government to bring all Asian ethnic cultures on stage. Hong Kong, Macao, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Cambodia, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, Phillipines, Laos, Singapore participated to showcase their culture to thousands of attendees at the Hong Kong Cultural Center Piazza near the Star Ferry.

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Step Challenge competition in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Computer Society, Women wing organised a month long Step Challenge competition in the month of November.  There were group, individual male and individual female categories.  The maximum number of steps walked by a person in that month was recorded through a computer app developed by an American company. 

December 15,2018  IST

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  • Step Challenge competition in Hong Kong
  • Music recital in Hong Kong
  • LEGENDS OF SHIVA- dance drama of Chinmayaa Mission, New Zealand
  • Deepavali celebrations at Australian Federal Parliament Canberra
  • Arumbugal program by the Hong Kong Tamil children
  • Sri Sathya Sai Baba 93rd Birthday celebrations in Botswana
  • Violin solo recital by 12 year prodigy
  • Detriot Sri Balaji Temple of Great Lakes - conducted Sri Venkateswara Thirukalayanam

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History : To retain the rich Hindu Tradition and to pass on the traditional values to the younger generation, the Hindu community living in Geneva felt that it was absolutely necessary to build a temple. Thus our present and the only Hindu Temple in Geneva came into existence in 1996 registered as a Hindu Association of Geneva. The temple is currently in a rented flat situated on the third floor . Efforts ...

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Thiruvalluvar Tamil Valarchik Kazhakam ,

History : Thiruvalluvar Tamil Valarchik Kazhakam had its humble beginnings in the mid 1900 as an informal gathering of the early Tamil migrants from the Karambakkudi Taluk in Tamil Nadu, comprising of some 40 odd small villages. They called themselves, 'Karambakkudi Thiruvalluvar Tamil Valarchik Kazhakam'. They assisted the early Tamil migrants to settle down and establish themselves in Singapore. They rented a premise in 103, Rowell Road and converted the 2 nd storey into a temporary boarding house. A Thirukkural book retrieved from this premise indicates that they had already set up a library prior to 1949. Apart from assisting the early Tamil migrants settle-down; they actively campaigned against alcoholism amongst its members. They ...

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