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    • 1 Feb 2019
    • 1 Sep 2019
    • Edison/Monroe/ChesterField Central New Jersey.
    Register

    LEAD is a Sewa International's  Internship Program for High School students.  It introduces socially conscious leadership to Sewa enthusiastic volunteers.  It provides a platform to the participant to serve the greater community and experience the joy of giving.

    Hereby we invite applications for LEAD 2019 summer volunteer program.  A great opportunity to meet socially aware community leaders, develop leadership, teamwork and organizational skills,  serve community and have fun along the way besides achieving Sewa recognition and USA President’s award.

    General Eligibility: High School Students (who are in or going to high school).  Fellows need to be sincerely committed to the values of Sewa with integrity and discipline.

    Selection Criteria: Limited seats, on first come first serve basis.  Equal opportunity employer.  Open to all nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds.

    Program Fee: $100 / candidate.  To pay the costs of the program.

    Job Description:

          Participating in Sewa service activities.

          Sewa  Marketing and Public Relations.

          Research & Documentation.

          Event Planning and organizing the events.

          Fundraising to support our projects.

          Conducting Sewa awareness and outreach programs.

          Interaction with community leaders.

          Workshops.




      • 1 Mar 2019
      • (EST)
      • 8 Sep 2019
      • (EDT)
      • Monroe Central New Jersey.

      LEAD is a Sewa International's  Internship Program for High School students.  It introduces socially conscious leadership to Sewa enthusiastic volunteers.  It provides a platform to the participant to serve the greater community and experience the joy of giving.

      Hereby we invite applications for LEAD 2019 summer volunteer program.  A great opportunity to meet socially aware community leaders, develop leadership, teamwork and organizational skills,  serve community and have fun along the way besides achieving Sewa recognition and USA President’s award.

      General Eligibility: High School Students (who are in or going to high school).  Fellows need to be sincerely committed to the values of Sewa with integrity and discipline.

      Selection Criteria: Limited seats, on first come first serve basis.  Equal opportunity employer.  Open to all nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds.

      Program Fee: $100 / candidate.  To pay the costs of the program.

      Job Description:

            Participating in Sewa service activities.

            Sewa  Marketing and Public Relations.

            Research & Documentation.

            Event Planning and organizing the events.

            Fundraising to support our projects.

            Conducting Sewa awareness and outreach programs.

            Interaction with community leaders.

            Workshops.




        • 3 Jun 2019
        • 9:00 AM
        • 19 Jul 2019
        • 6:00 PM
        • Atlanta
        • 47


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        • 20 Jul 2019
        • 11 Aug 2019
        • 14 sessions
        • Evergreen, San Jose, CA
        Register

        Sewa International has partnered with Vyasa Houston & Yoga Bharati (US based Yoga Institutes affiliated with S-Vyasa University) to offer this program in U.S.A. through its local chapters to improve public health, in particular those having diabetes and pre-diabetes.

        Yoga Workshop Objectives:

        • Helps pre-diabetic individuals from becoming diabetic (Type II)
        • Helps diabetic individuals to control and manage their diabetic condition. 
        • Reduce probability of other health complications arising from diabetic conditions.
        • Reduce diabetic condition from severe to moderate, moderate to mild, and from mild to normal.

        Yoga Workshop Includes

        • Asanas - Yoga postures and stretches
        • Pranayam & Meditation - Yoga breathing and relaxation
        • Guidance regarding diet and nutrition from certified Dietician
        • Basic medical screening prior to the start of Yoga workshopto determine physical fitness to practice yoga. 
        • Concepts of Integrated approach to help individuals change their Life Style 
        • Materials provided to practice
        Structure of Yoga Workshop
        • 14 Sessions – each 1.5 hours, 4 days a week(Tue, Thu, Say, Sun)
        • Location: Reno Dr, Evergreen, San Jose, CA. Address will be shared with registrants.
        • Deposite $150

        Contact
        Seema - 801 471 1729
        Aarti - 408 768 8531
        Email - sdm-bayarea@sewausa.org


        • 8 Aug 2019
        • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
        • City Springs, 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
        • 17 Aug 2019
        • 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EDT)
        • 3150 Old Alabama Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022
        Register


        • 24 Aug 2019
        • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)
        • Mahalakshmi Hall, Hindu Temple San Antonio
        Register

        Come enjoy Various Tastes of India by participating in the gala hosted by SEWA organization. Exquisite, home-made authentic food from several parts of India will be served along with light entertainment.

        Following regional foods will be offered:

          • Andhra Pradesh: Telugu cuisine is a cuisine of South India native to the Telugu people from the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Generally known for its tangy, hot and spicy taste, the cooking is very diverse due to the vast spread of the people and varied topological regions. All three regions — Coastal Andhra, Rayalaseema and Telangana — have distinctive cuisines, where in semi-arid Telangana state region millet-based breads (roti) is predominant staple food, while rice is predominant in irrigated Andhra. Pappu, tomato, gongura, and tamarind are largely used for cooking curries. Spicy and hot varieties of pickles form an important part.



          • Telangana: Telangana cuisine, there is a special place for rotis made from millets, such as jonna rotte (sorghum), sajja rotte (penisetum), or Sarva Pindi" and Uppudi Pindi (broken rice). In Telangana a gravy or curry is called Koora and Pulusu (Sour) in based on Tamarind.

          • Gujarat: Gujarati cuisine is one of the the oldest culinary treasures of India and is primarily vegetarian. It offers a wide variety of dishes each with its unique cooking style, different kinds of pickles, farsans, chutneys and foods that are always high on nutritional value. But the real essence of Gujarati food lies in the creative use of everyday vegetables and mild spices. It is an exquisite blend of flavors where sweet notes dominate most dishes like the famous Gujarati Kadhi, Dhokla and Fafda. 

          • Maharashtra: Maharashtrian cuisine includes mild and spicy dishes. Wheat, rice, jowar, bajri, vegetables, lentils and fruit are dietary staples. Peanuts and cashews are often served with vegetables. Distinctly Maharashtrian dishes include ukdiche modak, aluchi patal bhaji and Thalipeeth.

          • Tamil Nadu: Tamil cuisine is a cuisine native to the Tamil people who are native to the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and northern Sri Lanka.  The region has a rich range of cuisine involving Vegetarian, and traditionally vegan dishes. Rice, legumes and lentils are used extensively and flavor is achieved by the blending of various spices. Tamil dishes are prepared in an elaborate and leisurely way and served in traditional style on a banana leaf. The traditional way of eating a meal involves being seated on the floor, having the food served on a banana leaf, and using clean fingers of the right hand to transfer the food to the mouth. After the meal, the fingers are washed, and the banana leaf becomes food for cows. Typically breakfast includes idli or dosa and rice accompanied by sambar and rasam, followed by curd for lunch.

          • West Bengal: Bengali cuisine is a culinary style with an emphasis on fish; vegetables and lentils are served with rice as a staple diet. Known for its subtle and fiery flavors, as well as the spread of its confectioneries and desserts. It also has the only traditionally developed multi-course tradition from the cuisine of the Indian subcontinent that is analogous in structure to the modern service a la russe style of French cuisine. Don’t miss the Mishti-Doi and Rosho-gulla.

          • Karnataka: The cuisine of Karnataka includes many Vegetarian cuisines. It is one of the oldest surviving cuisines and traces its origin to the Iron Age. a typical Kannadiga Oota (Kannadiga meal) includes the following dishes in the order specified and is served on a banana leaf: Uppu (salt), Kosambari, Pickle, Palya, Gojju, Raita, dessert, Thovve, Chitranna, rice, and ghee. The meal is completed with a serving of curd rice.

          • Kerala: The cuisine of Kerala is linked to its history, geography, demography and culture. Kerala cuisine offers a multitude vegetarian dishes prepared with rice. Chillies, curry leaves, coconut, mustard seeds, turmeric, tamarind, and asafoetida are all frequently used.

          • Rajasthan: Rajasthani cuisine is  influenced by both the war-like lifestyles of its inhabitants and the availability of ingredients in this arid region. It is also known for its snacks like Bikaneri Bhujia, Mirchi Bada and Pyaaj Kachori. Other famous dishes include Bajre ki roti (millet bread) and Lashun ki chutney (hot garlic paste), Mawa Kachori from jodhpur, Alwar ka mawa, Malpauas from pushkar and Rassgollas from Bikaner, "paniya"and "gheriya" from Mewar.

          • Punjab: Punjabi cuisine has a rich tradition of many distinct and local ways of cooking. One is a special form of tandoori cooking that is now famous in other parts of India, UK, Canada, and in many parts of the world. Main dishes include Sarson ka saag (a stew whose main ingredient is mustard greens) and makki to roti (flatbreads made with cornmeal). Basmati rice is the indigenous variety of Punjab and many varieties of rice dishes have been developed with this variety. 

          • Odisha: Odia cuisine uses less oil and is less spicy while nonetheless remaining flavourful. Rice is the staple food of this region. Mustard oil is used in some dishes as the cooking medium, but ghee (made of cow's milk) is preferred in temples. In old times food was traditionally served on banana leaves or disposable plates made of sal leaves. Yoghurt is used in dishes. Many sweets of the region are based on chhena (cheese).

          • Street foods from around India: Street food is ready-to-eat food or drink sold by a hawker, or vendor, in a street or other public place, such as at a market or fair. It is often sold from a portable food booth, food cart, or food truck and meant for immediate consumption. Some notable examples are Paapri Chhat, Dahi Puri, Bhel Puri, Samosas etc.


        • 8 Sep 2019
        • 4:00 PM
        • Stafford Centre
        • 193
        Register


        • 14 Sep 2019
        • 7:30 PM
        • 15 Sep 2019
        • 1:00 AM
        • Bartlett Park District
        Register

        Sewa Chicago - Annual Garba Fund raising event with fun filled evening of Garba and Food 

        • 20 Sep 2019
        • 6:30 PM
        • 29 Sep 2019
        • 6:00 PM
        • Sugar Land, Katy, West Oaks Mall & more
        Register

        What is Stop Diabetes Movement (SDM)?
        SDM is a 10 day - 20 hour yoga program designed to help diabetics to control and manage active diabetes.  This Free camp is suitable for people who have Diabetes or who are Pre-Diabetic. Others can attend by paying a fee. All the yoga practices are safe and proven by research to be helpful in management of diabetes. The program is delivered under the supervision of medical doctors and trained yoga therapists. Its a 10 continuous days Camp

        • Weekdays - 6:30 to 8:30 PM
        • Weekends - 3:00 to 6:00 PM


        AIM: Diabetes prevention and control

        • Primary: Prevent pre-diabetics from diabetes
        • Secondary: convert severe diabetics to moderate to mild to diabetes free 

        Research Evidence: S-VYASA Yoga University, through 30 years of research has proven that yoga lifestyle can change/impact:

        • Normalize blood glucose (Fasting and postprandial)
        • Normalize Glycated Hemoglobin (HbA1C)
        • Reduce bad cholesterol & Increase good cholesterol
        • Normalize weight and BMI & Reduce oral medication

        Program Outline:

        • Yoga postures and stretches
        • Breathing and relaxation
        • Stress management through yoga
        • Diet and nutrition for diabetics
        • Personal consultation from medical doctors

        Consultation/Pre-Registration: 

        • Enroll before Sep 12, 2019
        • Registration contact: info-sdm@sewausa.org    
        • Screening Date: Saturday, Sep 14 (8:00 to 10:00 AM)
        • Registration fee - $150 (Completely refundable on successful completion of the program)
        • Locations - Sugar Land, Katy, West Oaks & more
        • Camp starts on Friday Sep 20 and concludes on Sep 29, 2019
        • Questions - email us at info-sdm@sewausa.org



      Past Events

      9 Jun 2019 Cyclone Fani - Fundraising Talent Show
      25 May 2019 Sewa NJ #ColorFest
      11 May 2019 Festival of Colors - Holi Hai
      10 May 2019 Eat Out For Sewa - Mother's Day Weekend
      4 May 2019 Sewa Annual Conference 2019
      11 Apr 2019 Health & Wellness - Workshop on Sugar
      8 Apr 2019 Sewa Atlanta: Badminton Tournament - Feb 9 & 10, 2019
      31 Mar 2019 Sewa Atlanta: ChessMates Tournament - Mar 31, 2019
      23 Mar 2019 NAACH DI CLEVELAND Sewa Fund Raiser.
      23 Mar 2019 HOLI 2019 - THE FESTIVAL OF COLORS
      23 Mar 2019 Sewa Atlanta: 14th Annual Color/Holi Festival
      9 Mar 2019 Yoga for Family Bonding
      8 Mar 2019 Get Fit with Fun
      2 Mar 2019 Sewa Dancing Stars
      2 Mar 2019 Sewa Atlanta: Spin Masters (Table Tennis) Tournament - Mar 2, 2019
      28 Feb 2019 LEAD NJ 2019 - High School Internship Program - registrations
      22 Feb 2019 Sewa : Stop Diabetes Movement Yoga Camp - Feb 2019
      19 Jan 2019 Sewa Atlanta: Blood Drive - Jan 2019
      12 Jan 2019 Sewa Milan
      1 Dec 2018 Sewa Bay Area Annual Banquet
      18 Nov 2018 Sewa Boston: Nrityameva Jayatey 2018
      14 Oct 2018 sewa-Atlanta meeting
      13 Oct 2018 Sewa Bay Area: Dandiya 2018
      30 Sep 2018 Sewa Houston - Help 2018
      29 Sep 2018 Sewa Chicago - Annual Fundraising Garba
      29 Sep 2018 Sewa Raleigh: Spike For Sewa 2018
      28 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Fundraising 2018
      27 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Tackling Immigration Crisis And Trauma
      24 Sep 2018 Sewa San Diego: KATHAA - Weaving Stories through Indian Classical Dances
      24 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Road Adoption 2017
      23 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Adopt a Highway
      16 Sep 2018 Sewa DC Ganesh Utsav 2018 for a Cause (One ticket per family)
      15 Sep 2018 Yoga for Diabetes Workshop - Sep 2018
      15 Sep 2018 Yoga for Diabetes Workshop
      15 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Blood Donation Drive (Sept 2018)
      15 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Spring Tennis Tournament 2018
      14 Sep 2018 Sewa Houston: Stop Diabetes Movement Camp - Sep 2018
      11 Sep 2018 Public Policy and Public Health
      9 Sep 2018 Sewa Cleveland - Run for Sewa 2018
      9 Sep 2018 Sewa Atlanta: 5K Run
      8 Sep 2018 ENCHANTING KRISHNA - Sewa San Diego 2018 Fundraiser
      8 Sep 2018 Sewa NY Metro: Sports4Sewa Cricket 2018
      25 Aug 2018 Sewa Atlanta: Cricket 2018
      16 Aug 2018 Sewa Washington DC: SDM Workshop - August 2018
      11 Aug 2018 SEWA BAY AREA BIKE-A-THON 2018
      5 Aug 2018 SEWA NORTH JERSEY: SUMMER BLOOD DRIVE
      3 Aug 2018 SEWA CLEVELAND - YOGA WORKSHOP
      28 Jul 2018 BHUTANESE HERITAGE CAMP , 2018
      21 Jul 2018 Health Care Proxy & Living Will Workshop July 21st and 22nd
      21 Jul 2018 Health Care Proxy & Living Will Workshop
      23 Jun 2018 International Yoga Day 2018
      16 Jun 2018 Sewa Cleveland: International Yoga Day 2018
      10 Jun 2018 Sewa Chicago: Get Inspired Summer Internship
      10 Jun 2018 SEWA ATLANTA: GET INSPIRED, SUMMER INTERNSHIP
      12 May 2018 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Yoga Workshop 2018
      6 May 2018 Sewa Day 2018 Mental Health Awareness Walk
      28 Apr 2018 Annual Sewa Conference
      27 Apr 2018 Sewa North Jersy - Sewa Milan
      20 Apr 2018 Stop Diabetes Movement (SDM)
      12 Apr 2018 Stop Diabetic Movement(SDM) 2018
      24 Mar 2018 Sewa Day
      17 Mar 2018 Living Will Workshop
      10 Nov 2017 Sewa Raleigh: Gaata Rahe Mera Dil
      16 Sep 2017 Sewa Colorado: Hurricane Harvey Fundraiser
      9 Sep 2017 Sewa NY Metro: Sports for Sewa Cricket 2017
      3 Sep 2017 Sewa DC: Ganesh Utsav Fundraiser
      26 Aug 2017 Sewa Raleigh: Spike For Sewa 2017
      20 Aug 2017 Sewa Raleigh: Pancharatna Samarpanam
      18 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Yoga Workshop
      6 Aug 2017 Sewa North Jersey: Summer Blood Drive
      1 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: East Bay Lead Community Service Project
      1 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: South Bay Lead Community Service Project
      30 Jul 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Lead Closing Ceremony
      16 Jul 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Serve Community Service Project
      26 Apr 2017 Dance for Sewa
      9 Apr 2017 Sewa Bay Area 2017 Volunteer Orientation
      9 Apr 2017 Sewa Bay Area 2017 Volunteer Orientaion
      3 Mar 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Movement(SDM)
      26 Sep 2016 Sewa RTP: Spike For Sewa 2016
      24 Sep 2016 Sewa San Diego - Mahadev - Dances of Shiva
      16 Sep 2016 Sewa Ny Metro: Sports4Sewa Cricket 2016
      23 Jul 2016 Sewa Portland: Annual Fundraiser with Jazba
      26 Jun 2016 Sewa Atlanta:International Day Of Yoga
      19 Jun 2016 Sewa Portland: International day of Yoga
      2 Apr 2016 Sewa Cleveland: History of Yoga - Film & Lecture (Internet Broadcast)
      14 Nov 2015 Volunteer with 'Let's Share A Meal'
      1 Nov 2015 Diwali Food/Clothes Drive
      15 Oct 2015 Painting a Public School in Brooklyn
      19 Sep 2015 Clean a Public Park
      19 Sep 2015 Sewa Day
      2 Aug 2015 Sewa San Antonio: Nritya Seva
      6 Jul 2015 Decentralized Campaign for Nepal Relief
      27 Jun 2015 Picnic at Lincoln Park
      21 Jun 2015 International Yoga Day
      9 Jun 2015 Sewa Portland: International day of Yoga
      23 May 2015 Volunteer at Govinda Goshala
      16 May 2015 Sapling Plantation in Central NJ
      16 May 2015 Volunteer at Community Foodbank of NJ
      11 Apr 2015 Volunteer at Community Foodbank of NJ
      1 Feb 2015 Volunteer with Consulate General of India @ Lincoln Center
      1 Jan 2015 Sports For Sewa : Badminton

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