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SSCAFF 2019 entertains and informs

The seventh year of the SSCAFF 7 Colours Festival provided much needed mid-winter warmth while celebrating local talent and engaging diverse audiences in Melbourne, recently. The 3-day festival was presented by SKGA Inc. in association...
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National Defence Academy Alumni Assn (Aus) incorporated in Victoria

Taking their cue from other NDA Alumni Associations around India, the first overseas chapter of National Defence Academy Alumni Association (Australian Chapter) was launched, recently, in Victoria. The first Annual General Meeting of the recently...
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How Melbourne celebrated International Day of Yoga (in pics)

Last Friday, the world celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga (IDY) with plenty of gusto and enthusiasm. When we think about the origins of yoga, we envision sadhus and yogis on Himalayan peaks and...
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MA Centre (Australia) Foundation presents inaugural awards

The Queen was not the only matriarch acknowledging service to the community through her honours this month. Amma’s Ashram in Carrum Downs celebrated a multicultural event recently, acknowledging the service of community leaders Chidambaram...
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Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Prof Winita Hardikar, AM

As a junior doctor interested in gastroenterology and liver disease many years ago in Melbourne, Winita Hardikar found a young family in her care. Their baby suffered from biliary atresia, a rare disease of...

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Prof Jayashri Kulkarni, AM

Professor Jayashri Kulkarni says she is ‘honoured, thrilled and excited’ to receive the Queen’s Birthday honour this year for her work in mental health. “This award is given to me personally but I see it...
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Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Shashi Kant Kochhar, OAM

“Respect the people, places and laws of the country you choose to call your home. Try to improve on what’s there, but don’t try to create your old home at your new home.” These...
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Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Jayashree Ramachandran, OAM

Jayashree Ramachandran, a Carnatic music vocalist, believes that the OAM recognition would motivate her to accomplish many more milestones in the field of Carnatic music. Thrilled by the OAM honor, Jayashree told Indian Link,...
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Eat, drink, art, repeat: delectable experiences at Manningham

It turned out to be a perfect day for us to explore nature, encounter art and experience taste through one-of-a-kind art and food famil in Manningham recently. In the beautiful setting of this iconic suburb...
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Victoria announces $600,000 grant for Rockbank’s Sri Durga temple

Victoria’s Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz has announced a $600,000 grant for the Sri Durga Temple in Rockbank. “Recognising our community’s proud diversity (we are) investing in upgrading infrastructure for our multicultural communities to...