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On March 13th we celebrated our virtual International Women’s Day through YouTube live. Highlights include Mayor Farrah Khan's speech, Makeup and fitness segments, Inspiring Women Entrepreneur stories, health Q&A session featuring Dr Rohini Thothala, Talent show winning entrees, fun survey questions and discussions, Women Empowerment speech by Aruljothi Subramanian, former director of NC Tamil Sangam and much more! We got a tremendous response to our event with close to 4000 views from around orange county and SoCal!

DEEPAVALI KONDATTAM IS HERE! Block your calender’s on Saturday, November 12TH -2022 for our biggest event of the year!Get ready to be awed by highly entertaining performances, delicious food and a variety of vendor stalls at Kadai Veethi!

Our Kadai Veethi is an opportunity for families and kids to connect with our community and showcase your creativity and talents.Interested folks please click this link to register your booth by the 30th of October!Dont miss the chance!

All participants and attendees are required to purchase tickets. Physical Tickets are available for purchase on Fridays at any of our 8 Tamil Kalvi locations. See below for adresses. Please walk in between 6.30 to 8 pm at any of these locations to buy tickts. Or covenietly buy them online at https://socaltamil.thundertix.com/events/204971?only_one=true  OR using the QR code below.

Purchase by Oct 31st
Family of 4 – $40
Adult – $15
Kid – $10 (5-12)
Purchase by Nov 10th
Family of 4 – $45
Adult – $ 18
Kid – $12
At the door
Family of 4 – $50
Adult – $ 20
Kid – $14

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On March 13th we celebrated our virtual International Women’s Day through YouTube live. Presenting some highlights from our International Women’s day celebration here. 
If you didn’t get to watch the event live, don’t worry. You can still go watch the event on YouTube. The link for the event
The live got a whooping 1000 views that evening with more viewers tuning in to watch the recorded sessions later.  

Kaapi & Kathaipu hosts for women's day celebration

Firstly to make this event interesting for all ages we had a variety of segments including beauty, fitness, inspiring stories, health, talent shows, and more. The event started with Kaapi & Kadhaippu, a fun talk show with all women participants of course.Mayor Farrah Khan gives a special address on International Women's day celebration The highlight of the event was  Mayor Khan’s  special inspiring speech for us on International Women’s Day! We would like to thank Mayor Khan for her well-articulated and motivational speech and for answering some questions submitted by our viewers. Aruljothi Subramanian speaks about women empowerment and te significance of International Women's dayAnother highlight of this talk show was the participation of Ms. Aruljothi Muralidharan, Former Director of North Carolina Tamil Sangam and a cancer researcher and her talk about women rights and freedom.

The other interesting and fun segments included everyday makeup tips where makeup artist Subathra showed us some tips and tricks for an everyday clean look to look presentable and neat.  Dr Rohini Thothala, a primary care practioner in Chino Hills answers all our questions regarding women's health for women's day celebrationDeeparani Murugan who is a fan of Bharathiyaar wowed us with her flawless recital of his most popular verses along with an impressive explanation. Bharathiyaar pudumai penn verses Next, to stress the importance of women’s health and how important it is for women to take care of themselves, we had arranged a special Q& A session with Dr Rohini Thothala. Dr Rohini answered all questions submitted by our viewers very patiently and in detail. Fitness workout demonstration by Deepa Anand and team for women's day celebration Makeup Artist Subathra gives a makeover and shares tips to look presentable for a neat every day look (for women's day celebration)
Next, we presented the top 6 winning entries for our talent show contest. We got a tremendous response to our talent contest and had a tough time picking the winners. Please see pictures and watch videos to see the impressive & unique talent videos that made it to the final six. We wholeheartedly thank our participants for your spirit and enthusiasm that you displayed in all your videos. Walk and win raffle contest winnersFinally, we called out the winners of our #walkandwinchallenge raffle contest. The live raffle drawing included prizes  upto $1000 worth of merchandise and gift cards contributed by our participating sponsors. We extend our special thanks to our sponsors for your continued support!  We would also like to make a special mention to the members of the advisory board for their wishes and messages for Women’s day. Thank you all for your continued support!
Last but not least would like to thank everyone that participated in the event, our volunteers who worked tirelessly in such a short span to make this event very interesting and folks who took the time to watch the event online and making it a great success!

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