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Sub-continent community celebrates Holi with federal ministers in Sydney

By at March 30, 2016 | 5:43 pm | 0 Comment

Sub-continent community celebrates Holi with federal ministers in Sydney

A full house ticketed dinner was held on March 23 to celebrate the Indian festival of Holi with Assistant Minister for Multicultural Affairs - Craig Laundy MP and Assistant Minister to the Treasurer Alex Hawke, MP at Concord Function Centre. Craig Laundy MP said, “Holi is one of the most vibrant, colourful and energetic cultural events in the world. It is important to more...

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Premier of NSW extends Holi greetings

By at March 23, 2016 | 11:10 pm | 0 Comment

Premier  of NSW extends Holi greetings

I would like to extend my warmest wishes to everyone celebrating Holi. I recently met with the Indian Consul General Shri B.Vanlalvawna and I am sure the Indian community will join me in welcoming him and his family to Sydney during this joyous time. This annual Hindu festival is widely celebrated across India and Nepal and is now recognised and celebrated right more...

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‘Holi- More than a festival of colours’

By at April 8, 2015 | 1:28 am | 0 Comment

‘Holi- More than a festival of colours’

Hues of bright red, screaming pink, bright yellow, cozy purple, besides green, golden, magenta , .. these colors have the power to make anyone go crazy.   Colours rejuvenate life , transform minds and elevate moods . And, when it is Holi, mere thought of splashing colours sends sensation and generates enthusiasm irrespective of limitations of age, sex and more...

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Labor leader Luke Foley extends Holi greetings to Indian Community

By at March 6, 2015 | 9:32 pm | 0 Comment

Labor leader Luke Foley extends Holi greetings to Indian Community

Labor leader Luke Foley wished the Indian community on the eve of Holi. “We send our best wishes to the Hindu community during the festival of Holi." Holi marks the changing of the seasons – the colours symbolising transition from the cold of winter to the warmth of spring”. Here in NSW, Holi brings together dancers, musicians and performers giving all more...

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Holi has tremendous cultural significance says Michelle

By at March 19, 2014 | 12:12 pm | 0 Comment

Holi has tremendous cultural significance says Michelle

While speaking about the relevance of Holi in Parliament Michelle said, “Today thousands of Australians of Hindu, Subcontinent and South Asian heritage are celebrating Holi—the festival of colours”. “Holi signifies the end of winter and the arrival of spring. It is primarily celebrated in India, Nepal and other regions of the world with large Hindu populations more...

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Hello , It’s Holi !!!

By at March 10, 2014 | 6:55 pm | 0 Comment

Hello ,  It’s Holi !!!

Get drenched this Holi with colours of communal harmony at Darling Harbour. Colours rejuvenate life, transform minds and elevate moods. And, when it is Holi, mere thought of splashing colours sends sensation and generates enthusiasm irrespective of limitations of age, sex and colour. It’s just the occasion for individual identities blended with colours to reflect more...

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AIII geared up for ‘Holi Fair 2014’

By at February 4, 2014 | 3:26 pm | 0 Comment

AIII geared up for ‘Holi Fair 2014’

Australian Indian Innovations Inc (AIII) in association with Sundrop Group is all set to organise ‘AIII Holi Mela’ 2014 at the Sandown Race course on March 16. This is the AIII’s sixth year of staging the Holi Fair at Sandown Racecourse. The Fair, which will run from 11.30 AM to 8.30 PM, will be in two sessions. The first session will start at 11:30 AM and more...

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