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Film on one of India’s greatest freedom fighter for screening

The Indian Cultural Centre will tonight host a free screening of the film Sardar, described as a 1993 biopic of Indian freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhi Patel, at its Lot 67 New Haven, Bel Air location According to a release, the film was directed by Ketan Mehta and its script was written by notable Marathi playwright Vijay Tendulkar.

Why Halloween?

Sometimes I wonder if wearing leaves were to become a trend, whether Guyanese would jump on the bandwagon without thought or question, like they tend to do with everything that is popular in North America.

Guyana Restaurant Week returns

- to be held twice annually

Guyana Restaurant Week, described as ‘a culinary celebration’, returns later this month with 18 restaurants already signed on to offer unique and delicious food experiences.


Hi Everyone, One of the most requested recipes I get is for Poori. This Indian fried flat bread is always on the menu for special occasions such as weddings, and festivals – like this weekend’s Diwali.

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