Daily Archives: 04/22/2014

Caribanatime Dance – Jahrusalem band – Toronto August 2, 2014

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Guyana Mass Committee 15th Annual Dance- Brooklyn NY. – June 21, 2014

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QCAACF – DIGICEL Golf Tournament- Kissimmee FL. May 24, 2014

QCAACF – DIGICEL Annual Golf Tournament


Please join us for the QCAACF – DIGICEL Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Queen’s College of Guyana on May 24, 2014. We will have a great day of golf at the beautiful Stonegate Golf Club in Kissimmee, FL (www.solivita.com).
The event will include a 4-person scramble, buffet lunch and awards receptions following the golf. Special Offer: Included with your online registration is a 1-year subscription to Golf Digest (a $10 value). Click here for offer and refund details.

Register now and remember to invite your friends to play. Just click on “Tell a Friend” and you can send them a link to this site automatically. Thank you for your support of the Queen’s College of Guyana.

Date: May 24, 2014    8.30 AM
GO TO THE QCAACF WEBSITE TO REGISTER:http://www.qcaacfgolf.com/

The Linguistic Legacy of Indian-Guyanese – Harry Hergash

The Linguistic Legacy of Indian-Guyanese

Stabroek News – On April 21, 2014 – In In The Diaspora

By Harry T. Hergash

 Harry Hergash, a graduate of the University of Guyana, taught at the Annandale Government Secondary from 1964 to 1969.  He immigrated to Canada in 1974.

20131028diaspora Indian-Guyanese, the descendants of Indian immigrants, comprise about 43.5% of the population of Guyana. The everyday speech of the majority of this segment of the population, especially those living in rural communities, is peppered with words of Indic origin. Most of these words relate to items of food, kitchen utensils, terminology identifying family members and other relatives, names and terminology associated with religious holidays and worship, and names of vegetables and plants.   Continue reading