Desi Talk– that’s all you need to know p Miscellaneous FUNFILLED EVENING An evening full of excitement, laughter and fun By Mandi Theatre Group July 13, 2019 3PM 1S325 Ardmore Ave. Villa Park, IL 60181 Alka: 312 340 9044 TAMIL CONVENTION 32nd Fetna Convention, Chicago Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America (FeTNA) & Chicago Tamil Sangam July 4 to 7, 2019 Schaumburg Convention Center, 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Schaumburg, IL GRAND OPENING VERANDAH CLUBHOUSE 10,000 square feet Clubhouse With Dining facility, Recreation room Gym& Activity, Library Beauty Shop Computer room, Theater Gala Sun. July 14 2019. 2PM-5 PM Verandah Retirement Community 900W Irving Park Rd. Hanover Park, IL PUNJABI VIRSA SCREENING OF ANISA BUTT'S NEW AWARD WINNING SHORT July 28 ,2019,6PM Atlantis Banquets 1273 N. Rand Rd, Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004 Prachi: 630 636 8881 p Religious FESTIVAL OF HOLY NAME By HH Romapada Swami Practical mantra meditation sessions 2019 July 4-7,2019 ISKCON Chicago 1716W Lunt Avenue Chicago IL, 60626 Tel: 773 973 0900 RAM KATH BY SHRI RAM KAMAL DAS VEDANTI JI FromVaranasi India July 7,2019 6 730PM, July 8 -12 ,2019 7 -830PM July 13 1130 AM -1PM Hindu Mandir of Lake County 20444 East Peterson Road, Grayslake,IL, USA Tel: 847-223-8590 SHREE JALARAM MANDIR 3RD PATOTSAV July 6 - July 7,2019 9:30 AM Shree JalaramMandir 425 Illinois Blvd Illinois Hoffman Estates, IL Chirayu: 708 975 0076 PRATISHTA 12th Pratishta, Gurupurnima & 50th Sadhu Diksha Mahotsav In presence of HH Acharya Avichal Ji and Sadhavi Gitadidi July 20 &21 7:45 AM onwards 990 N County FarmRd Carol Stream, Illinois 60188 Tel (630) 221-8007 AMMA IN CHICAGO Mata Amritanandamayi, also known as Amma Jul 11- Jul 13, 2019 M.A. Center Chicago Keslinger Rd, Elburn, IL Program Info: (630) 387-5077 p Rieki Seminar Rieki is a holistic System that Provide healing at physical,mental, emotional and spiritual level By Guruji Ajit Telang fron India. 1.Women Empowerment W.I.S.E (Women's Innate Self-Empowerment) Designed by Reiki Master Shri Ajit Telang (Guruji) with an idea to bring order that will bring harmony and health, happiness and wisdom to women’s lives. July 10& 11, 9AM-6 PM Camp Sullivan, 14630 Oak Park Ave., Oak forest IL 60452 Tel: 224 730 9601 2.Reiki 2nd Degree Seminar July 13,14 ,2019 at 9 AM to 6 PM 2951 Touhy Ave Elk Grove, IL Info: 224 730 9601 3.Kid Summer Camp Based on GURUKUL Method For 8 to 13 year age Under Guidence by Guruji Ajit Telang fron India. July 7-12, 2019. Camp Sullivan 14630 Oak Forest Ave. Oak Forest, IL Info: 224 730 9601. p Yoga RAJA YOGA MEDITATION YOGA Every Saturday, until Dec 28.@10AM Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple 1145 Sullivan Rd. Aurora, lL Tel: (630) 844-2252 p Cultural CULTURAL FEST 2019 BY Indian American Cultural Association Cultural performance, Musical skit , Food and Fun July 21, 2019 5PM Ashyana Banquets 1620,75th Street Downers Grove, IL Vinita: 630 915 0658 PUNJABI MELA Punjabi American Organization Teeyan Da Mela Family Style July 21, 2019 10:30am - 4:00 pm Waterford Banquet Hall 933 S Riverside Drive Elmhurst,IL,60126 Call/Text (630) 999-6508 ANNUAL MELA BY PUNJAB SPORTS & CULTURAL CLUB Food,Mehandi,Cultural Program, Punjabi Music Sun. July 7, 2019 11:00AM - 6:00 PM BusesWoods Forest Preserve South (Grove #5), Elk GroveVillage, IL Jindi Dyal : 214 457 1808 p Concert LIVE IN CONCERT CLASSICAL Ekantha Seva Concert By Radhika Satish Jul.6, 2019. 7:00 PM The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago 10915 Rd Illinois, Lemont, IL 60439 Tel:630.972.0300 29 July 5, 2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS Desi Talk publishes the listings under the Directory of Events free of charge as a service to our readers. Organizers are welcome to send details of programs and these should reach us at least two weeks in advance of the date of publication. Readers are advised to reconfirm the events with the organizers. Submit your event listing at