Desi Talk– that’s all you need to know p Miscellaneous VEGGIE FEST CHICAGO 2019 One of the largest Veggie Fest Chicago is a family fun festival celebrating the joy, Science, food, and compassion Behind the vegetarian lifestyle. Sat, Aug 10 & 11, 2019 11 am -8pm Danada South Park 2701 Navistar Dr, Lisle, IL 60532 DANCE DRAMA KUMARASAMBHAV is a legendary poemwritten by Mahakavi Kalidasa. A unique dance-drama presented in Kathak and Odissi styles of dance. By Utkalaa Center for Odissi Dance and I-RADHA Sat. Aug. 10, 2019 at 6 PM Pfeiffer Hall 310 E. Benton Ave, Naperville, Illinois Tel: 847 483 4158 MEET AND GREET General G.D. Bakshi and Dr. Omendra Ratnu BYVHP America Chicago 25 AUG SUN, 6:00 PM Manav Seva Mandir, Bensenville, IL Hindu Council of America Tel;630 440 3354 p Religious AANTARIK KHAZANE KI KHOJ DIVINE AND UPLIFTING SATSANG IN HINDI by Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj. August 12, 2019 07:00 PM Science of Spirituality International Meditation Center 4105 Naperville Rd, Lisle, IL Tel: 888-706-2211 SRI RAMA MAHA ABHISHEKAM Aug.11,2019 10:30 AM The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago 10915 Rd Illinois, Lemont, IL 60439 Tel:630 972 0300 PRAN PRATISTHA - UMIYA MATAJI SANSTHA-CHICAGO MIDWEST 3 days celebration of Murti Pran Pratistha Aug 9-11, 2019 Umiya Mataji Temple 1800 Joliet St, West Chicago, IL Tel: 630 206 8000 p Janmashtami KRISHNA JANMASTAMI ISKCONTemple, Naperville Friday Aug 23, 4:00PM 1505 Mc Dowell Road, Naperville, IL 60563 Tel: 630 608-0209 The Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago Aug 23, 11 AM-2AM 10915 Rd Illinois, Lemont, IL 60439 Tel:630 972 0300 Hare Krishna Chicago Aug 24, 6AM- Mid Night 1716W Lunt Ave Chicago, IL 60626 Tel: 773 973 0900 Hindu Mandir of Lake County Aug, 23. 6:30pm-12AM 20444W. Peterson Road, Grayslake, IL 60030 Tel: 847-223-8590 The BAPS Shri SwaminarayanMandir Sat. Aug 24.2019 7 PMOnwards 1851 Pramukh Swami Road Bartlett, IL Tel:630 213 2277 Swaminarayan Temple wheeling Aug, 23. 6:30pm-12AM 397 Northgate Pkwy Wheeling, IL 60090 Tel: 847 808 9980 Swaminarayan Hindu Temple (ISSO00 Aug 24,2019 6:30pm-12 AM 21W710W Irving Park Rd Itasca, IL 60143. Tel:630 225 7400 Swaminarayan Temple Aug, 24. 6:30pm-12 AM 1020 Bapa Road Streamwood, IL 60107 Tel:630 855 2141 Manav Seva Mandir Aug, 23. 6:30pm-12 101 S Church Rd Bensenville, IL 60106 Tel: 630 860 9797 p Celebrations INDEPENDENCE DAY 10TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS GALA NIGHT by Federation Of Indian Associations Fri. Aug. 16, 2019 at 6 PM The Meadows Club 2950 Golf Rd, Rolling Meadows, Illinois 60008 Sunil Shah: 8473094462 INDIA DAY PARADE & CELEBRATION BY INDIAN COMMUNITY OUTREACH Ethnic Indian Bazaar,Children’s Park Local Talent Show Fashion Show One Mile Festive Parade. Bollywood Concert- Featuring Sunidhi Chauhan Colorful Fireworks Sun. Aug 11,2019 11:00AM Knoch Park, 812 SouthWest Street Naperville, IL Tel;630 300 0345 p Concert LIVE IN CONCERT BY SATINDER SARTAAJ who is known singer best recognized for Punjabi-Sufi music. August 24, 2019.7PM Copernicus Center 5216W Lawrence Ave. Chicago, Illinois 60630 Tel:773 777 8898 p Seminar NEW BHOJAN PRATHA (New Diet System) by BV Chauhan Saheb Hindu Mahotsav Group Aug 9, &10, 2019 9AM Shailesh Rajput:630 440 3354 29 August 9, 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