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Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

April 4, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

On Sunday 23rd February, 2014, in Trinidad the local Rastafari organization, the All Mansions of Rastafari, held a rally to advocate for reparations, repatriation and the legalization of marijuana.

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Send-Offs

Celebrating the Life of Professor Tony Martin

Celebrating the Life of Professor Tony Martin

January 29, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

The Celebration and Thanksgiving Service for the life of Professor Dr. Tony Martin was held on Friday 25th January, 2013, at St. Theresa’s Church Woodbrook. Friends, family, historians and activists gathered to pay their respects to the Trinidad-born scholar best known for his work on Marcus Garvey.

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History

W.I.R.K.’s “Uprising” – A Review

W.I.R.K.’s “Uprising” – A Review

April 9, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 30th March, 2013, the Shouter Baptist Liberation Day holiday, the band West Indian Rhythm Konnection ( W.I.R.K) shared their music with interested persons in their concert entitled “Uprising”.

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Villages

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

March 2, 2010 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 28th February, 2010, the Mc Bean Ramleela and Cultural Group hosted the Phagwa celebrations at the Lower Mc Bean Recreational Ground in Couva. During the early morning preparations for the day’s event, Hindu Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj took time out from his busy schedule to share a bit of history and meaning of the Hindu festival of Phagwa from its origins in India to its colourful manifestations in Trinidad and Tobago.

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Interviews

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

March 2, 2010 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 28th February, 2010, the Mc Bean Ramleela and Cultural Group hosted the Phagwa celebrations at the Lower Mc Bean Recreational Ground in Couva. During the early morning preparations for the day’s event, Hindu Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj took time out from his busy schedule to share a bit of history and meaning of the Hindu festival of Phagwa from its origins in India to its colourful manifestations in Trinidad and Tobago.

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Festivals

W.I.R.K.’s “Uprising” – A Review

W.I.R.K.’s “Uprising” – A Review

April 9, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 30th March, 2013, the Shouter Baptist Liberation Day holiday, the band West Indian Rhythm Konnection ( W.I.R.K) shared their music with interested persons in their concert entitled “Uprising”.

[ Read the rest of this entry → ]

Photo Albums

Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

On Sunday 23rd February, 2014, in Trinidad the local Rastafari organization, the All Mansions of Rastafari, held a rally to advocate for reparations, repatriation and the legalization of marijuana.

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Jazz Artists on the Greens 2012

Jazz Artists on the Greens 2012

On March 24th, 2012, the 10th Annual Jazz Artists on the Greens (JAOTG) was held at the WASA Grounds, Farm Road, St. Joseph. This event, which was organised by Production One Limited, showcased the talent of five artists, incorporating various musical styles as well as a regional flavour.

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Celebrating the Life of Professor Tony Martin

Celebrating the Life of Professor Tony Martin

The Celebration and Thanksgiving Service for the life of Professor Dr. Tony Martin was held on Friday 25th January, 2013, at St. Theresa’s Church Woodbrook. Friends, family, historians and activists gathered to pay their respects to the Trinidad-born scholar best known for his work on Marcus Garvey.

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TTARP Belmont B’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

TTARP Belmont B’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

On Sunday 4th July, 2010, the Trinidad and Tobago Association of Retired Persons (TTARP) Belmont B’s hosted their fifth anniversary celebration and service. The function was held at the Belmont Community Centre on Jerningham Avenue, Belmont to a moderately-sized audience. This appreciation function was done in celebration of those who provided their indefatigable service for the five years that the organization was in existence. Attendees were treated to a full evening of entertainment and refreshments with tokens of appreciation being presented.

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Eldica Phillip’s 101 Birthday Celebration

Eldica Phillip’s 101 Birthday Celebration

On Thursday 01 July, 2010, Eldica Phillip celebrated her 101 birthday with friends at the St. Andrew’s Home for Women located on 136A Belmont Circular Rd., Belmont. In attendance were some of the senior citizens who reside at the Home, staff members and visiting friends. Ms. Phillip was presented with birthday gifts including large, beautifully decorated cakes. During the course of the evening the women chatted, sang, danced and enjoyed refreshments with the birthday celebrant.

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Carapichaima, Central Trinidad

Carapichaima, Central Trinidad

Carapichaima is a small town located in west-central Trinidad. The name Carapichaima came from the early Amerindian inhabitants and includes many small communities and villages which are occupied by a predominantly East Indian population. Some of the villages include Waterloo, Brickfield Village, Orange Field Village and Korea Village, just to name a few. One significant landmark in Carapichaima is the Waterloo temple in the sea which was built by Siewdass Sadhu in 1947.

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Villages

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

Pundit Dr. Parasram Maharaj Speaks about the Phagwa Festival

On Saturday 28th February, 2010, the Mc Bean Ramleela and Cultural Group hosted...


Mc Bean Ramleela Phagwa Celebrations 2010

Mc Bean Ramleela Phagwa Celebrations 2010

The Hindu festival of Phagwa was celebrated throughout Trinidad as people journeyed...


Dr. Brinsley Samaroo – Recovering Tangible Heritage

Dr. Brinsley Samaroo – Recovering Tangible Heritage

Dr. Brinsley Samaroo On September 17, 2009, Professor Dr. Brinsley Samaroo, under...


Carapichaima, Central Trinidad

Carapichaima, Central Trinidad

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Special Events

Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

Trinidad Rastas Advocate for Reparations and Marijuana Legalisation

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Jazz Artists on the Greens 2012

Jazz Artists on the Greens 2012

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Chinese Ambassador Hosts 2011 Spring Festival Reception

Chinese Ambassador Hosts 2011 Spring Festival Reception

H.E. Mr. Yang Youming, Chinese Ambassador to T&T, and his wife Mrs. Geng Hailing On...


TTARP Belmont B’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

TTARP Belmont B’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

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