JOIN THE CELEBRATION FILLED WITH FUN, Cultural activities including MUSIC AND DANCE!
Diwali is all about coming together and celebrating happy moments with loved ones. On this auspicious and festive occasion, all we need is your presence to share the joy and happiness of this festival.
VHP Norway is to invite you along with your family and friends to celebrate the festival of Diwali
Date: 22nd October 2017 (Sunday)
Place: Rommen Scene, Karen Platous Vei 31, 0988 Oslo from 17:00 Hrs - 19:00 Hrs.
The evening will be filled with Diwali greetings and various cultural programs. This year we are bringing various states together to add sparkle in our festivities. Cultural program, including dance and music from various states of India will be presented by artists representing the rich culture of India, literally bringing India on one stage.
Let us all celebrate the auspicious day of Diwali together with love and harmony. Let the festival of lights become festival of happiness.
We are all looking forward to seeing you all.
PS: Dinner will be served after the cultural program.
Hindi classes for children and youths: VHP is running Hindi classes every Friday from 17:30 to 19:30 at VHP premises. Punditji from Slemmestad Madir and Manoj Misraji are the permanent teachers. In Hindi class the children and youths just not learn Hindi but they also learn about our cultures (Indian and Norwegian). The children from age group of 10 to 18th regularly comes for Hindi class.
Kathak Dance: After Hindi class all girls learn Kathak Dance at VHP Premises. It is our pleasure to have Mrs. As Kathak dance teacher. She has very good command in various form of classical dances.
Get Together: After Kathak dnace , children and youths play together Table tennis, practice dance and discuss various things. It gives our Indian children and youths a platform where they meet each other
Maths Classes: In Groruddalen Skole, the student from class 8th standard to 10th standard goes for Math’s classes. A Math teacher from the same school helps them to overcome the problems related to the subject. All the students are very happy and satisfied.
Youth Group: It is demand of the time to form a youth group especially the Indian youths from age 13 to 18. VHP premises open for them where they can gather once in a week. This activity has just been started and gradually taking its shape. The aim is to give responsibility to the youths to organize this activity in proper guidance with adults.
Every Wednesday a get together for adult: The aim is to gather and do some exercises, exchange views, discussions on pre-defined topics, play games etc
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Norway, organize VHP-family meet every month. VHP Norway encourage all members to meet-greet-know each other, and participate in Hindu Cultural Activities. VHP Norway understands its responsibilities towards cultural integration and above all the necessity of modern educational values. Therefore, these family forums are used as a platform to discuss various topics related to current issues, and other topics that is more relevant to our young members.
Preferred topics of discussions/debates:
- Information / Orientation
o Norwegian culture
o Laws, norms and rules
- Open forum for questions to the experts on agreed topics:
o VHP Norway provide access to a subject expert who take/answer questions on an open forum
- VHP Norway also understands its responsibilities towards Health is Wealth concepts, and therefore occasionally on such forum also organizes discussions on Diets, Training and Yoga.
-> Allergy / Intolerance
-> Healthy snacks
-> Good sources of vitamin
o Training / Exercise
Such topics, attracts more interests as expatriates in Norway are often confused about the right and appropriate food habits in Norwegian conditions.