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    Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2010
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:20593
    Description: The Mohans describe the 9-day festival, Sri Ganesha Chaturthi, when the temple's goal is to reach 400,000 chants. On last day, the deity is taken in a chariot around the neighborhood and down Main St ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2010
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:20477
    Description: Radhika and P. Ramaswamy Mohan are Indian-American members of the Ganesh Temple who are active in the Temple Committee and as a Temple Trustee, respectively. They offer rich descriptions of the temple ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1951 - 2013
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21578
    Description: Jerry Persaud talks about Hindu sweets that are typically made during the holidays. He also discuses the differences between the Western calendar and the Hindu calender.
    Date: Time Period: 1951 - 2013
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21568
    Description: Jerry Persaud refrains from eating meat for religious reasons four days a week. He discusses the significance of cows in the Hindu faith and how their milk can nourish outside their own species. He al ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1951 - 2013
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21605
    Description: This interview is about the life, foods and the Hinduism beliefs of Jerry Persaud. He discusses in detail the religious doctrines, traditions and observances that he follows wholeheartedly. He talks a ... More