AJA 2013 Diwali Celebrations on Saturday, November 23rd

Respected elders, dear friends, and loving children:

It’s time for our Jat community to come together to celebrate the festival of lights or Diwali, which signifies the homecoming of Lord Rama after fourteen years of exile. Diwali also marks the incoming of Lakshmi, the goddess that brings prosperity.

The executive committee of AJA is delighted to announce that Diwali Festival will be celebrated on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Chutney Manor(Chutney Mary) located at 3793 US Highway 1 South, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852  (please see the enclosed directions). Phone:732-422-7700

The schedule of events will be as follows:
                              5:30 – 7:00 pm      Registration and Snacks
                              7:00 – 7:30 pm      Laxmi Puja and Aarti
                              7:30 – 9:30 pm      Cultural programs
                              9:30 – 11:00 pm    Dinner and Dance
Please note that:
•Dues will be collected at the door: $85/family of up to four, $60/couple and $30/single person. Family of 5 or more, please contribute if you can as hotel is charging $30/person to AJA. Please call or email to confirm your attendance by 15th November. (Needed by Hotel for theme cloth ordering and chair arrangements).

•We will be having a great cultural program, which will consist of singing, dancing, skit, and drama.  All prospective candidates along with any youngsters who wish to help with the stage arrangement are requested to contact Mrs. Parul Rana at (732) 829-7063 or by email: ajatalentshow@gmail.com by
Nov. 15, 2013 regarding participation in the cultural competition.
Everyone is encouraged to participate in the program.
•Food is being catered. However, please feel free to bring sweets to share with other members
•Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.
To those friends who are unable to join us on the 23rd, we wish you a very Happy Diwali and extend our best wishes for New Year 2013.

Directions to Chutney Manor(Chutney MAry)

URL: http://www.chutneymary.us/Location-CTB-Monmouth-Junction/Directions.aspx

From North New Jersey:
- Take Garden State Parkway South to Exit-130
- Take Route-1 South for about 12 miles. Pass Regal Cinemas on your right.
- Chutney Mary / Chutney Manor is on your right hand side after the 4th Traffic light between Henderson Road and Deans Lane.

From: Southern New Jersey:
- Take Route-130 North to Route-1 South for about 5 miles
- Or take NJ Turnpike North to Exit-9 and continue as above.

From Garden State Parkway:
- Take Garden State Parkway South to Exit-130
- Take Route-1 South for about 12 miles. Pass Regal Cinemas on your right.
- Chutney Mary / Chutney Manor is on your right hand side after the 4th Traffic light between Henderson Road and Deans Lane.
Best Regards
Harish Dhayal hdhayal@hotmail.com (908) 510-9493
Devender Rana: devender.rana@gmail.com (732) 829-7085
Neeraj Kumar: neekumar@gmail.com (732) 300-1860

2013 General membership meeting of NAJ Charities, Inc‏

General membership meeting of  NAJ Charities, Inc  is scheduled on September 15th 2013 at 12:00 pm at Crown of India Restaurant, 660 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536.

This meeting will provide an opportunity to NAJC members to see how  their charity organization is functioning and help shape its future  functioning.

Please mark your calender for the meeting and i will be sending you agenda with directions and meeting minutes of  last meeting in the following email soon.

Please send your confirmation by email (ramsarya@yahoo.com) or by phone(732-294-0514) to Mr. Ram Arya or email (devender.rana@gmail.com Ph:732-829-7085) to Mr. Devender Rana so that catering arrangements can be done accordingly.
Your early reply is greatly appreciated.
Best Regards,
Devender Rana Secretary, NAJ Charities, Inc.
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Respected elders, Dear friends, and Loving children;

The executive committee of AJA North-East Chapter is delighted to announce that our Annual Picnic will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at Thompson Park Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg/Monroe Township, New Jersey. Please see the directions on the back.

The schedule of events will be as follows:

12:00 Noon – 1:30pm    Registration, Snacks & Informal Interaction

1:30pm  – 5:30pm        Sports Activities

5:30pm – 6:30pm        Community Updates

6:30pm – 7.30pm        Dinner

Sports activities include: Volleyball, Tennis, Golf, musical chair, other games for children and adults. Wear sneakers and comfortable clothes, as your participation in all sports and other activities will be highly appreciated. Please send your rsvp by email to ajaboard@gmail.com with number of people will be attending.

Please Note That:

  • Dues will be collected at the time of Registration in the Park: $75/family, $50/couple and $25/single person. In case you want to pay by check, please make check payable to AJA.
  • Food is being catered.  However, please feel free to bring any food items especially sweets of your choice to share with other members.
  • Members coming from far away places should contact a committee member for overnight stay arrangements. Contact numbers are listd below.
  • Everyone is encouraged to participate in cultural and sports activities; enthusiastic participation from the youth side will be appreciated. For details, please contact any committee member.
  • Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.

 Every member is requested to come and participate in all activities. We are sure that you will enjoy this event.

AJA is on Facebook now. Please like Association of Jats in America page(http://www.facebook.com/pages/Association-of-Jats-in-America/465626520148233) so any announcement pasted on Facebook will appear when you login. Also please join the AJA face book group Association of Jats in America.

Harish Dhayal hdhayal@yahoo.com (908) 510-9493

Devender Rana: devenrana@yahoo.com (732) 829-7085

Neeraj Kumar: neekumar@gmail.com (732) 300-1860

Directions to Thompson Park Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg / Monroe Township, New Jersey

Note: The park web site is  http://co.middlesex.nj.us/parksrecreation/thompson.asp

From Route 287

  • Take exit for Route 1 South
  • Follow directions for Route 1

From Route 1

  • Take Route 130 South
  • After approximately 15 miles, take Route 32 East
  • Route 32 turns into Forsgate Drive
  • Continue to the 4-way stop intersection (Perrineville   Road and Forsgate   Drive)
  • Continue straight through intersection
  • Park entrance is on the right

From Route 18

  • Take Main Street (Route 615 South – Spotswood)
  • The road name changes to Manalapan   Road (615)
  • Continue on Route 615 into Jamesburg
  • Make a left onto East Railroad Avenue in center of Jamesburg
  • Make a right at the lake and cross over railroad
  • Park entrance is on the left

From Route 9

  • Turn off at Texas Road (Route 520 West)
  • Make a left onto Englishtown Road (Route 613 South)
  • Make a quick right onto Matchaponix   Avenue (Route 612 West)
  • This turns into Pergola Avenue
  • Make a right at end of road (Buckelew   Avenue)
  • Make first left onto Forsgate Drive
  • Park entrance is on the left

From Garden State Parkway

  • Take exit for Route 9
  • Take exit for Route 9 South
  • Follow directions for Route 9

From NJ Turnpike

  • Take exit 8A
  • Take 612 ( Forsgate Drive)
  • Follow to the 4-way stop intersection (Perrineville   Road and Forsgate   Drive)
  • Go straight through and the Park entrance is on the right

Sincerely,
Harish Dhayal
President, AJA

Mark your calendar: AJA Summer picnic on Saturday July 6th, 2013

Dear AJA members,

It’s time for our Jat community to come together to have some fun.

The executive committee of AJA is delighted to announce that 2013 AJA summer picnic
will be held on Saturday, July 6th, 2013 at Thompson Park Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg/Monroe Township, New Jersey. Please mark your calendar so that you do not schedule any other activity on that afternoon. Official invitation with program details will follow soon.

PRESIDENT
Harish Dhayal
450 Iron Bridge Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
Home:(732) 431-0603
hdhayal@hotmail.com
VICE PRESIDENT
Devendra Rana
68 Timber Ridge Road
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Home:(732) 829-7085
devenrana@yahoo.com

Secretory
Neeraj Kumar
155 Salem Rd
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Cell:(732) 300-1860
neekumar@gmail.com

2012 AJA Picnic Invitation.

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    The executive committee of AJA (North-East Chapter) is delighted to announce that our Annual Picnic will be held on Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at Thompson Park, Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg/Monroe Township, NJ. Please see direction at the bottom of this invitation.
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