Los Angeles

Little India Tour

Have you always wanted to know more about the culture and food of India? Did you know that in Los Angeles County alone there are more than 60,000 residents from the Central Asian subcontinent mostly residing in the Cerritos area?

Members of the Los Angeles Mumbai (formerly Bombay) Sister City Affiliation will be conducting a tour of this exotic part of the county known as Little India. The four-hour tour will begin at 11:00am on Saturday, August 19, with a savory traditional Gujerati Vegetarian Brunch and conclude at 3:00pm with an un-traditional Chai Mumbai complete with exotic Indian ice creams. Between feasts the tour will stroll through Little India visiting a variety of shops in order to learn about such topics as traditional Indian wedding jewelry; special occasion saris; contemporary Indian music; ceremonial henna tattoos; and delicious Indian spices. Take this wonderful opportunity to shop the ancient silk route and pick up an assortment of exotic gifts for the summer holidays.

When: Saturday, August 19, 2006, from 11:00am until 3:00pm
Cost: $35 per person. Space limited. Checks must be received by Friday, Aug. 11. Payable to: LA Mumbai Sister City Affiliation, 2283 West 21st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90018.
Please enclose names of all the members in your group and a contact telephone number, email and street address. Once your check has been received you will be contacted as to the exact meeting location for the beginning of the tour.

For further information contact: m.advani [at] att [dot] net. The Los Angeles Mumbai Sister City Affiliation is a non-profit volunteer agency dedicated to the promotion of intercultural understanding.