Upcoming events

    • 26/01/2019
    • 09:00 - 10:30
    • 6 Route de Pregny, 1292 Chambesy
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    Dear Member, 

    Wishing every day of the new year to be filled with success, happiness and prosperity for you, Happy New Year 2019!

    Please find below an invitation to the Indian Republic Day celebrations:

    On the occasion of Republic Day 2019, a flag hosting ceremony will be held at India House, 6 Route de Pregny, 1292 Chambesy on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 0900 Hrs.

    Ambassador/Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, Shri Rajiv K. Chander will hoist the national flag, followed by singing of National Anthem. The Ambassador/PR will also read out the address of the Honorable President of India. Light refreshments would be served.

    The invitation to attend the flag hoisting ceremony is extended to all members of Indian community and friends of India.

    Please Note:

    There is no parking available at India House.  You are requested to use public transport or park your vehicle on Avenue de la Paix. 


    Kind Regards

    Dr. Maneesh Wadhwa
    President -IAG

    • 02/02/2019
    • 17:30 - 19:30
    • Quakers Hall, 13, Avenue du Mervelet, 1209 Geneva
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    Dear Member,

    You are cordially invited to participated in the Annual General Meeting to be held on  AGM held  on Saturday 02 February 2019 from 17:30 hrs  at Quakers Hall, 13, Avenue du Mervelet, 1209 Geneva. The proposed draft agenda is as under:

    • Approval of minutes of AGM head on 03 February 2018 
    • Consider and adopt the annual report for 2018
    • Consider and adopt the audited statement of accounts for 2018
    • Consider for approval the new Executive Committee
    • Handing over to the new Executive Committee
    • Fix annual membership dues
    • Any other business

    Any member unable to participate may authorize another member to exercise his/her right to vote by proxy, which shall reach the Secretary in writing 48 hours before the assembly. The number of proxies is limited to the number of members in the family plus one additional member.

    The annual report for 2018, the audited statement of accounts for 2018 and the auditor report for 2018 will be send to you in the coming week.


    Yours sincerely,

    Dr. Maneesh Wadhwa  
    President – Indian Association Geneva

     
    Direction by Public Transport
    Bus no. 10 \ Tram 14, 18 (stop – Bouchet)
    If you take the tram, you have to cross a small road. As you get down from the bus, you will see a small coffee shop and Centre Chrétien de Bouchet/Librarie EAU-VIVE in front of you. On the left hand side of the coffee shop, you will see a small one-way street going up. This street is called Charles GEORG. Go straight. At the end of the street, you enter Avenue Mervelet. Number 13 is on your left. The place is called United Nations Quakers Office. This is a two-story house with two gates. You have to enter through the wide gate, walk a bit and enter the building. The hall is situated on the ground floor.

    • 16/02/2019
    • 10:00 - 16:30
    • Centre Védantique Geneve, Avenue d' Aire 63, Geneva


    Dear Member,

    You are cordially invited to attend “India-Switzerland Ayurveda Summit” on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Centre Védantique Geneve which is being organised by Embassy of India, Berne and Centre Védantique Geneve. 

    Embassy of India, Berne has sought the good offices of Indian Association Geneva for spreading information about the event to Indian Association Geneva members.

    The invitation for the India-Switzerland Ayurveda Summit is attached.

    Please confirm your participation before 14 February 2019 by sending an email to com2.berne@mea.gov.in (Entry is by registration only).

    Looking forward to seeing you,

    IAG Executive Committee

    • 02/03/2019
    • 19:00 - 23:30
    • Salle Communale d’Avanchet-Salève, 17 rue Francois Durafour. 1220 Les Avanchets
     

    Indian Association, Geneva

    Dear Member,

    It is our pleasure to invite you with family and friends to the fifth edition of most-attended and well appreciated Bollywood night “BOLLYWOOD HUNGAMA NIGHT” event to be held on Saturday 2nd March 2019.

    Date & Time

    Saturday 2nd March, 7:00 pm to 23:30 pm

    Venue 

    Salle Communale d’Avanchet-Salève, 17 rue Francois Durafour. 1220 Les Avanchets

    Programme

    7:00 pm: Registration

    7:30 pm: Bollywood Dance floor with DJ Munks from London, one of the best Bollywood DJ's in the UK.

    Entrance Fee

    • Free for all IAG members and their children
    • CHF 15 for Non-IAG members (free for children below 5 years)

    Please "Register" on website if you plan to attend the event       

    Entry includes free welcome drink (non-alcoholic)

    Food

    Food stalls will be selling Indian food and drinks – Chaats, snacks, South Indian and North Indian food

    Three food stalls are available for sale. If you are interested please contact Sadaf Shamsie (noohsadaf@yahoo.com) before 15 February 2018.

     

    Come with your family and friends and enjoy an evening with great music, dancing and food.

    We look forward to seeing you there.

    Best wishes,

    IAG Executive Committee           

    Directions to reach the venue

    By public transport: Tram 14 or 18 Stop : Balexert

    From the tram stop, walk a little further down and turn right at the immediate traffic lights to go towards the entry of Balexert P3parking. The venue is on the opposite side of the entry to the Parking P3 (3 minutes from the tram stop).

    By car: Please park your car at the Balexert P3 Parking. The venue is on the opposite side of the entry to the Parking.

         
    • 30/03/2019
    • 18:15 - 22:00
    • AULA Henri-Dunant, Avenue Edmond-Vaucher 20, 1203 Geneva

     

     

      

     


    Dear Member,           

    It is our pleasure to invite you with family and friends to the Holi, Ugadi, Baisakhi & Easter programme to be held on Saturday 30 March 2019Please don't forget to reserve dinner by Wednesday, 27 March 2019 by clicking on "Register". 

    The details of the event are as follows

    Date & Time

     Saturday 30 March 2019, 18:15 to 22:00

    Venue

     AULA Henri-Dunant, Avenue Edmond-Vaucher 20, 1203 Geneva

    Programme

     18:15 18:45 :  Registration & greetings

     18:45 20:00 : Cultural show presented by local professional and  upcoming talent. Evening full of entertainment with Fusion, Folk, Bollywood and Melodious Singing rejoicing colors of India.                      

     20:15 – 22:00 :  Dinner

    Entrance and Dinner fee

     Members : Entrance Free, dinner CHF 25/- per person

     Children (5 to 12 years) : Dinner(kids portion) CHF 10/- per person

     Non-Members Entrance CHF 20, dinner CHF 25/- per person

     Children(5 to 12 years): Entrance CHF 10, dinner(kids portion) CHF 10/- per person

     Students Entrance CHF 10 with ID card, dinner CHF 25/- per person

     Note: Dinner price includes non-alcoholic beverages i.e. will be  provided free of cost during dinner.

    Dinner Reservation

     Based on highly appreciated feedback from last event, we will be offering again a sit down dinner with proper cutlery, no more standing in queue.

     For this reason, please note that pre-paid meal reservations are mandatory and need to be done by Wednesday, 27 March 2019  and it is limited to maximum 160 seats.

     Unfortunately, we won’t be able to accommodate any last minute reservations beyond this date. Thanks for your understanding.  

     Please reserve and pay for your meal preference by clicking on Register.
     Please note that in order to avoid wastage, we can only order food for those who have reserved.

    All members are requested to bring with them 2018 membership card to facilitate easy verification on the entry.

    Please bring along your friends and celebrate Holi with us.

    Looking forward to seeing you,

    IAG Executive Committee                                                 


    Direction by Public Transport

    Bus no. 10, 22 \ Tram 14, 18 (stop – Bouchet)
    If you take the tram, walk 10 meters in the direction of the Lake, turn right into Avenue Edmond-Vaucher. About 400 meters along Avenue Edmond-Vaucher, the AULA Henri-Dunant will on the left.

    Parking
    There is blue zone parking on Avenue Edmond-Vaucher and paid parking (underground) is available at the AULA.

     

     

    • 05/10/2019
    • 18:30 - 23:00
    • Salle Communale d’Avanchet-Salève, 17 rue Francois Durafour. 1220 Les Avanchets

    Dear Member,

    It is our pleasure to invite you with family and friends to the Navratri celebrations to be held on Saturday 5 October 2019. An exciting evening with DJSteve Bangar and Garbaa, Food Stalls and much more.
    Come in traditional to win exciting prizes for best dressed (kids and adults), best couple and best dandiya player.    

    The details of the event are as follows:

    Date & Time

    Saturday 5 October 2019, 18:30 to 23:00

    Venue

    Salle Communale d’Avanchet-Salève, 17 rue Francois Durafour. 1220 Les Avanchets

    Programme

    18:30 –  18:45 : Navratri (Durga) Pooja
    18:45 –  19:30
     : Garbaa Dance
    19:30 –  21:00 
    : Dandiya Raas – Dandiya sticks will be provided free of cost to all participants
    21:00 –  23:00:  Bollywood Dance floor with DJ Steven Bangar from London and live Dhol performance 
           

    Entrance

    Free for all IAG members and their children
    CHF 15
     for Non-Members (free for children below 5 years)
    CHF 10
     for students with ID card

    Free Welcome Drink (non-alcoholic drink) to all IAG Members, Non-Members and Students       

    Food

    Food stalls will be selling Indian food and drinks – Chaats, Snacks, South and North Indian food

    Share the information with your friend and bring along to celebrate Navratri festival with us.

    Looking forward to seeing you,

    IAG Executive Committee

    Direction to the venue

    By public transport: Tram 14 or 18 Stop : Balexert

    From the tram stop, walk a little further down and turn right at the immediate traffic lights to go towards the entry of Balexert P3parking. The venue is on the opposite side of the entry to the Parking P3 (3 minutes from the tram stop).

    By car: Please park your car at the Balexert P3 Parking. The venue is on the opposite side of the entry to the Parking.  

Contact Details:

Case Postale 2,
1211 Geneva 20 CIC
Switzerland

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