The Montreal Chamber Music Festival and PRIZMA, a program of McGill’s School of Continuing Studies, are proud to collaborate for the first time on a special series of lectures and concerts devoted to Beethoven’s string quartets.

Classified as: concert, music, festival, Montreal, PRIZMA, Beethoven, classical, chamber, chambre
Published on: 7 Mar 2017

For about a billion revelers around the world, that means it's time to start thinking about sweets -- specifically the South Asian confections called mithai. […] "Sweets are a sign of positive things, that life is good," said Arvind Sharma, a professor of religion at McGill University. "When you offer something to god and then give it to someone to eat, it becomes sacred."

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Classified as: Asia, dwali, festival, hindu, mithai, wall street journal
Published on: 9 Nov 2012