Girmit Divas Nadi
Launch event
Girmit era photos
Pass samples
Photos from the 'Girmit Divas' Opening Ceremonies in May in Nadi. Kindly supplied by Mr. Krishna Jetty who also wrote: "...You will note that Mr Chandar Bhan Pande (USA) was the Chief Guest. Bechu Prasad was hijacked and taken to Ba earleir in the morning. Sadly this was one of the many attemots to sabotage the Girmit Divas...

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The Girmit Divas banner at Prince Charles Park, Nadi


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Parade through Nadi Town on 8 May 2004


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St. Thomas High School Band during the march through Nadi Town


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Namaka Public School marching girls


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March through Nadi town led by Shahenai


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Sahenai group


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Gajendra Kumaran with his Sahenai


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Girmit Divas Chairperson, Mr. Bijai Prasad, introducing the Chief Guest


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Vaisahli Nair garlanding the Chief Guest, Mr. Pande


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Chief Guest, Mr. Chandar Bhan Pande


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Students of Namaka Public School performing on stage


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Deepshika & Ashni performing the welcome dance


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Rajeev Kumar reciting his poem


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Krishna Muthu ccollecting his Girmitiya quiz prize


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Aavashni Kumar collecting her Girmitiya quiz prize from Mr. Krishna Chetty, Director Girmit Divas