Acclaimed Indian sadhu Professor V Rangarajan will be hosting several discourses in Pietermaritzburg and the Midlands.
A spat over access to one of Pietermaritzburg’s first privately managed recreational parks has sparked debate over whether public open spaces should be outsourced.
What’s your idea of a perfect community? I’m willing to guess there are as many answers as there are people willing to offer one. But, on closer reflection, I’m inclined to say there’s really just one answer! Well, one answer, but in a variety of flavours – in your version, you prioritize this aspect of a perfect community and in mine, I would prioritize that aspect. In the grand scheme of things though, there would be no significant differences.
ISKCON Pietermaritzburg, home to the beautiful Sri Sri Dayal Nitai Gaura Hari, warmly invites you and your family to Nrsimha Caturdasi.
The Midlands Hindu Society in association with the South African Hindu Maha Sabha will be hosting a good governance workshop on Saturday (March 3).
The Club Woodlander is more than a recreational centre. It is a faith – a belief in democracy, a belief that people can assemble from different interests, occupations, and social and economic conditions to unite for sporting and educational purposes, as well as self-improvement. As a consequence, the influential role played by the Deeplaul brothers,…
In the early 1970s, almost every summer weekend I made the journey from the centre of Durban to the Springfield grounds. Springfield is now home to massive business complexes and highways hemmed around by city sprawl, but in the early 1970s it was very much on the outskirts.
This article, by Nirode Bramdaw, on the role of the Indian community in the liberation struggle forms part of “The Story of Indenture 1860 – 1911” a permanent exhibition at the 1860 Heritage Centre.
Pietermaritzburg residents are urged to join the local chapter of the Global United4Freedom Walk on November 26 that seeks to highlight the plight of children suffering human rights abuses.
The 92nd birthday of Sri Sathya Sai Baba will be celebrated on November 23.