157 years of SA Indians

Today marks the 157th anniversary of the arrival of indentured Indian labourers to South Africa. Read guidelines for tracing one’s roots, the list of passengers who arrived on the SS Truro.

Celebrating the legacy of Krispathie Singh

Although diagnosed with poliomyelitis and osteoporosis of the lower limbs at since birth, Krispathie Singh did not let anything stop her from enjoying her life.

With thanks from the Pietermaritzburg Deepavali Cheer Society

The Pietermaritzburg Deepavali Cheer Society wishes to extend its heartfelt thanks to the numerous donors who made possible the distribution of 1000 hampers to indigent families over the Deepavali Celebrations in October.