Upkar Association Kuwait conducted Lohri celebrations and picnic 2023

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Upkar Association Kuwait, one of the prominent Association of Indians formed in Kuwait, planned Lohri celebrations and a picnic for all its members on January 13th 2023. Lohri is a popular winter North Indian festival, to commemorate the passing of the winter solstice. Lohri marks the end of winter, and is a traditional welcome of longer days and sun's journey to the northern hemisphere. People celebrate the festival by meeting family and friends and lighting a bonfire around which everyone gathers to celebrate.

The members spent a beauitiful day in the sun- with games for all ages, delicious food and music. A number of members could be seen flying beautiful kites- typical of Lohri & Makar Sankranti; others played cricket, dodge ball, throwball- it was a great day to catch up with family & friends to celebrate! The evening ended with the lighting of the bonfire and distribution of popcorn and revadi!

Upkar Association celebrates a number of festivals and other events where all its members can join in to meet and celebrate together.

Upkar has been regularly organizing for its members events and celebrations including Holi, Diwali, Sports Day etc. Social events such as Yoga Day and Blood Donation Camp have also been organized, Holi, a day out at a Kuwait Water Park, Dandiya Night as well as a Diwali get together. 2023 started with Upkar members have enjoying Lohri celebrations in the desert

Upkar Association will be glad to provide additional information on Upkar membership and can be contacted. at [email protected] or kindly visit our website www.upkarkuwait.org. In addition our office bearers shall be reachable on- Mr. Jitendra Chaudhary 66457045; Ms. Ritu Nath- 97210178; Ms. Sonali Jagath -60417119; Himali Shringi – 66898319; Ms. Upasana Sinha 66319351; Mr. Anil Sangtani : 97297445; Mr. Harpreet Singh 97650826 and Mr. Vinod Pandir 99507634

UPKAR executive committee thanks all members for over whelming support and co-operation and also looks forward to welcoming new members on board!


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