News and updates

President’s Message

The Vanza Society of London is excited to announce the launch of our newly redesigned Web site.
Welcome to our new website design, we hope you will like the design and enjoy the experience.

The new site’s homepage welcomes visitors with a clean uncluttered design, with featured content focused on our mission to work in partnerships that will empower youth & their families to build brighter futures.

We hope that you will enjoy browsing our new site. If you experience any problems using it or if you have any suggestions, please contact us at via email or contact-us page.
We look forward to hearing your suggestions.

Harshada D. Mandalia – President

Events list for 2016

Click here for 2016 events

We have now obtained photos for these events, click on the link below:

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Committee list for 2016

Click here for 2016 committee list

Navaratri 2016

We have pleasure in inviting you and your family to our annual Navratri Celebrations 2016

Saturday 1st October 2016
Sunday 2nd October 2016
Friday 7th October 2016
Saturday 8th October 2016

Venue: Wembley Technical College, East Lane, North Wembley, HA0 3NT
Time: 7.30pm onwards
Entrance Fee:  £2 per person

Aarti Competition:
Saturday 8th October 2016
Rules:- Handed in by 8.45pm SHARP on the day- The main criteria – artwork & originality
Aarti’s entered must be lit on the day- Max of 5 divas only- No Photos or Artefacts to be used.

Sunday 9th October 2016
Time: 12pm onwards thereafter Prashad
Venue: Wembley Technical College, East Lane, North Wembley, HA0 3NT

Disco Dandiya /Sharad Poonam:
Saturday 15th October 2016
Time: 7.30pm – 10.30pm
Venue: Wembley Technical College, East Lane, North Wembley, HA0 3NT
Entrance Fee: £5 including light snacks

Food Bank Collection:
Friday 7th & Saturday 8th October 2016
(Long life milk, sugar, carton fruit juice, soup, pasta sauces, tinned food, cereals, tea/coffee, rice, biscuits, baby formula,nappies, etc) NO PASTA PLEASE

Additional Information:
We recommend everyone to share cars if possible. Please come promptly on time.
Please note: Humble request pass the information to as many Vanza’s as possible by email- phone – Mobile text – word of mouth .. etc.
We also require volunteers to help with moving table and chairs before and after Garba. Please come early and stay behind to help out.

If you would like to help sponsoring this event, please contact any of the committee members in advance or come and see us during the event!

Looking forward to seeing you all in colorful outfits! Lets enjoy the Navaratri 2016 Celebrations !!!