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October, 2017


Sue Manteris Honored by VEGAS Magazine

VEGAS Magazine is pleased to announce Sue Manteris is chosen for their annual “Vegas Gives” campaign. Sue Manteris has benevolently decided to raise funds for the local Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Sue’s “Vegas Gives” campaign benefits the Southern Nevada chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). She is participating in memory of her beloved grandson Michael Manteris (12) who tragically lost his life to Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) earlier this year. Please join Sue and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for a cocktail reception on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017. Read More

#VegasStrong – Indian Sikh Community Holds Candlelight Vigil & Shradhanjli Prayers at the Mandir Along with a Fund Raiser

On October 1st Las Vegas saw the most deplorable mass shooting in the history of America with 58 died and over five hundred injured.  The local Las Vegas Indian community led by Guru Nanak Gurdwara held a candlelight vigil with over 250 members of the Sikh community in attendance.  Gurdwara priest Bhai Randhir Singh Ji led the attendees to the prayer meeting in honor of the victims of the October 1st mass shooting and honored the first responders for their swift response to the tragedy.  The vigil began with prayersRead More

Guru Nanak Gurdwara Donates to Hurricane Harvey Relief

With service “seva” to humanity as the basic tenet of Sikhism, the local Guru Nanak Gurdwara raised over $5,300 for the Houston Food Bank to assist those who are severely affected by the devastating hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. The Gurdwara invited Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske who was presented with a check to the Houston Food Bank on behalf of the Guru Nanak Gurdwara. Secretary Cegavske thanked the management and the attendees for their commitment and assistance to help those who want to get back on their feetRead More

Candle Light Vigil at the Guru Nanak Gurdwara

Please join the extended Las Vegas community at the Guru Nanak Gurdwara for a candle light vigil in memory of the victims of Sunday night mayhem on the Las Vegas Strip.  The prayer & candle light vigil service starts at 5:45 pm on Thursday, October 5th, followed by Keertan and Dinner, at the Guru Nanak Gurdwara Sahib, 4487 E. Russell Rd., Las Vegas. [Russell & Mountain Vista Rd.]. Since opening in early nineties, the Guru Nanak Gurdwara is in the forefront of “seva”/serving  the community.  As recently as two weeks backRead More

SAPNA’s Monthly Luncheon with NV State Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson

SAPNA – South Asian Political Network Alliance invites you to its monthly luncheon with a Nevada State Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson (Democrat), on Saturday, October 14th, at the Urban Turban – Bombay Kitchen & Tapas Bar.