BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir participates in Brent's RISE show

 On 18th January, BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Neasden joined 300 performers from schools, dance clubs and community groups across Brent to participate in RISE, the opening event of Brent’s year as London Borough of Culture.

The resilient Kashmiri Hindu Pandits commemorate 30 years in exile

On Sunday 19th January, the Kashmiri Pandit Cultural Society (KPCS), London commemorated 30 Years in Exile of the Kashmiri Hindu Pandits following their mass exodus from the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir in 1990. Official figures estimate...

Your chance to participate in this year's Anand Mela

Asian Voice and Gujarat Samachar's annual Anand Mela will be held on 9 and 10 June this year.

Diaspora celebrate the best of British Asian culture at Anand Mela

The weekend of 11th and 12th June witnessed an enthusiastic crowd of more than 5000 people coming together for this year’s Anand Mela. In its 6th year, organised by ABPL Group, Anand Mela hosted 120 performers and 20 performances over two days. 

Bradford woman wins Young Volunteer of the Year Award

A 21-year-old woman from Bradford, who volunteers with Barnardo’s Bradford SENDIASS (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information Advice and Support Service), has won the nationwide Marsh Trust Young Volunteer of the Year Award.

Yogesh Patel awarded MBE for services to Literature

A renowned poet, author and writer Yogesh Patel has recently been awarded with the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in the Queen's New Year's Honours List for his services to Literature.

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