>> The Shree Veeraboga Emperumal Temple in Gandhi’s Hill, Tongaat will be observing its 101st annual Chariot Festival from Friday 5 May to Sunday14 May. If you would like to be one of the daily sponsors, contact Selochana Govender on 073 549 1383 or the temple on 032 945 1496 for more information by 20 February. >> The annual meeting of Shri Emperumal Temple in Oaklands , Verulam ( formerly of Canelands) will be held on Monday 27 February at Shri Emperumal Temple at 6.30pm. For details, call Dolly Govender on 032 5332515.Maha Shivarathree celebration will be held at Shri Emperumal Temple in Oaklands on Friday 24 February 6pm. The temple will be observing two Jamums ending at 12 midnight. Monday service takes place at 7pm. >> Shri Emperumal Temple service group conducts weekly service on Mondays at SET in Oaklands. All are invited to attend service.> > Vishwaroop Temple and Dharamshala is observing Shivarathri on Friday 24 February from 6pm) to 6am. The programme consists of pooja, hawan, discourse, bhajans by various groups, bael leaf offering, refreshments and surya namskar. All welcome. For further enquiries contact Navin Panday on 081 039 2268.>> ShivRathri : the awakening takes place on Sunday, 19 February at the Inner Peace Centre, 11 Palm Street, Grange, Verulam from 5 to 7pm with supper. All are welcome. For more details, call 083 299 7143 /032 533 6728 (evenings) or email firstname.lastname@example.org>> The biennial general meeting of the Brake Village Temple will be held on Sunday, 26 February at the temple hall at 7.30pm. Please note that the application for the membership for the membership roll closes on Friday 24 February at 6pm. Membership forms are available from the Priest at the temple.>> The Shree Gopal Lal Hindu Temple of 9 Temple Road, Temple Valley, Verulam is observing Maha Shivarathri from 6 pm on Friday 24 February to 6am on Saturday 25 February. Abisheks and Bhajans all night long. Enquiries: Karishma Folly - 060 503 1785.>> Shree Sathya Sai Darshan temple invites the public to its 17th Maha Shivarathree prayer and chariot procession to be held at 59 Flame Road in Chelmsford Heights, Tongaat from 16 February until 25 February. The programme of the prayer will start from 16 February. Daily Obayams will start from 16 to 25 February commencing at 6pm. Chariot procession will be held on 19 February commencing at 8.30am, flag hosting on 16 February commencing at 6pm and flag de-hosting will be held on 25 February at 6am. For further details contact Deva Maistry (priest) on 032 945 4702 or 084 481 5588.>> Vishwaroop Hindi Paatshala offers free Hindi classes at Vishwaroop temple on Wednesday at 6pm. Registration and classes commence on 25 January 2017. For further details call Beena Sudu on 032 944 2096 or Guythree Maharaj on 032 945 3678. >> BSU Youth Organisation and Gift of the People are invite you to their HIV Aids, drugs, suicide, abuse and cancer awareness event to take place on 11 February 2017 at Belvedere Community Hall commencing at 4pm till 7pm. For further details call Muzammil Razak on 061 154 4329 or Fathima Mitha on 062 448 6466.