Sheppie Snippets: Come and listen how to promote Hinduism

Dr Satish Prakash from the United States of America will talk on Hinduism.

The Port Shepstone Hindu Cultural Federation will host Dr Satish Prakash from the United States of America.

Dr Prakash will give a talk on ‘How to promote Hinduism’ at the Arya Samaj Hall in Andreasen Street, Port Shepstone this Friday, November 3 at 6pm.

A children’s programme will also be conducted the same day at 3pm at the Arya Samaj Hall. Another meeting will be held on Saturday, November 4 at noon and will be exclusively for executive members of temple organisations.

The Port Shepstone Hindu Cultural Federation will host Dr Satish Prakash from the United States of America this Friday and Saturday at the Arya Samaj Hall in Andreasen Street.

This meeting will also be directed by Dr Prakash at the Arya Samaj. For further information contact Veena Lakhan 079 5220794 or Saths Singh 083 3333674.

British pub night

Seasoned entertainer, Dave Monks, will be doing his show ‘The Great British Pub Nite’ at Mbango this Friday, November 3.

Tickets are available through Karin at Mbango Valley Association. The association will be holding its annual Christmas fete on Saturday, November 25. Stallholders are invited to contact Karin at 082 4510226 to secure their stalls.

Party in the pits

Shelly Beach Lions present an evening of live comedy and music ‘Party in the Pits’ at Dezzi South Coast Raceway on November 4 at 6pm.

Artistes attending the event include Mo Vawda, Deep-Fried Man and Jem Atkins. There will also be a live band, The Gentry. Tickets cost R200 per person. Funds raised are to be used for community projects. For more details contact Mark Brauteseth at 079 9577456.

Tamil Association

For the first time on the South Coast, Port Shepstone Tamil Association will host its Sothacha Mahalutchmee Kutuvalluka and Lutchmee Hawan, Hevilambi Varusham this Sunday, November 5 from 12.30pm to 5pm.

The prayer will be held at the temple. All are welcome. Supper will be served. For more information contact 083 7813853. The temple will also observe its Ganesha Charturthi on Tuesday, November 7 at 6.30pm.

Medical funds needed for Marilyn


Marilyn Rampersad (29) of Marburg needs a heart and double lung transplant. A fund committee has been elected and the constitution approved and signed.

Anyone who can help, can donate to the Marilyn Medical Fund, Nedbank Port Shepstone branch, account number 2011171458 and branch code 198765.

The committee will host an awareness campaign at the Port Shepstone Secondary School hall this Sunday, November 5 at 2pm. No fees will be charged. For further information contact Marilyn at 084 3712076 or Tracy Govender at 074 4724508.

Moths Remembrance service

Join the Rough but Ready Moth Shellhole for a remembrance parade at Mbango Valley Association on Friday, November 10 at 10am. For further information contact Karin at 082 4510226.

Flash Entertainers

Marburg Haven will host ‘Flash Entertainers’ at Andhra Sabha Hall next Saturday, November 11 at 7pm. The event is a charity event in aid of the fight against hunger in the community.

Tickets cost R70 per person and children under 12 pay half price. There will be a tuck shop. For further information call 039 6826066.

Bollywood evening

Don’s Production from Port Shepstone presents a Bollywood Evening with Shirdika Pillai at the Wild Coast Sun on November 18 at 7.30pm.

Tickets cost R120 per person and are available at Wild Coast Sun, Sheppie Green Grocer, Bond Jewellers and Billu Barber, Margate. For further information contact Nitasha at 084 8671059.

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