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Samuh Bhajan 2014

Our annual Samuh Bhajan in memory of our loved ones was once again held on Sunday afternoon to remember our ‘pitrus’. Our members, bandhus and their friends started to arrive and on their arrival they were welcomed by our committee members and greeted with ‘tilak’ on the forehead by the members of the VCSL Youth […]

Disco Dandiya Fundraiser 2014

Disco Dandiya Fundraiser 2014

On 29th March 2014 Vanza Community of South London held their second disco dandia event. In 2013 our vision was to start a tradition where by annual disco dandia events would be held. Alas although no doubt the evening was hugely enjoyable, the turnout was not what we expected. Fast forward 11 months past TFL delays, […]

Diwali Dinner and Dance 2013

VCSL celebrated Diwali this year with its annual, free, sell-out Dinner and Dance event. The anticipation of the night’s event built as the hall was prepared and transformed by the committee and volunteers. The morning’s excitement peaked as a box of SouthSide magazines, hot-off-the-printers, emerged, finally turning the ideas behind the magazine into a tangible […]

Navratri 2013

Navratri 2013

VCSL held their annual Navratri celebrations in the Dance Studios at the Archbishop Lanfranc School on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 2013. This ever-popular event was well attended over the auspicious weekend by young and old alike, and all those who came thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Our well-acquainted DJs, the recently renamed Contagious, kept people […]