Taste of Bhutan

Canadian Bhutanese Society will be bringing the authentic Nepali food on July 28, 2017 in partnership with Southern Alberta Ethnic Association located at Multicultural Center, 421 – 6th ave. S Lethbridge, AB. For details please click on this link: http://saea.ca/saea-events/

CBS Games 2017

Canadian Bhutanese Society (CBS) is pleased to announce that we will be hosting CBS Games 2017 on August 5 and 6, 2017. This event is to celebrate this year’s Heritage Day. The purpose of this event is to provide an opportunity to various communities and teams in the region to share their culture, traditions, and extend friendship to other community members through sports. This event will give us opportunities to meet sports enthusiasts from other communities and work towards understanding and exchanging goodwill among us.

CBS cordially invites you to all to participate by being at the venue either as participants, volunteers or spectators.

Please find the details of the event:
Games: Soccer, Volleyball, Badminton, and Table Tennis.
Event Dates: August 5 and 6, 2017
Opening Ceremony: August 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.
Closing Ceremony: August 6, 2017.
Venue: Lethbridge Senior Citizen’s Organization, 500 11 Street South, Lethbridge, AB
Soccer – Winston Churchill High School Soccer Field, 1605 15 Ave N, Lethbridge, AB T1H 1W4

This event is sponsored by the City of Lethbridge.

Let’s all come together and celebrate our heritage with other local communities and external teams.

Canadian Bhutanese Society youth won gold in WCRNSCE

Canadian Bhutanese Society has been successful in securing the winning shield in badminton and volleyball in Western Canada Regional Nepalese Sports and Cultural Event hosted by Winnipeg, Manitoba. Both boys and girls teams had been successful in winning the badminton game on both single and double entries. Girls volleyball team also secured the top position. With exceptional performance of the soccer team of both boys and girls teams had been able to bring home the running cup.

All Nepalese from Western Canada competed in Western Canada Regional Nepalese Sports and Cultural Event in five different games of soccer, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, and dandi biyo (Nepali national game).

All the players in all games played well with good coordination and sportsmanship. In spite of having no professionals coaches and no proper training, the youth participants have made the Canadian Bhutanese Society proud of their members by displaying their skills and enthusiasm. You have proved that with little coaching, full determination and team work, we all can achieve what we want. Congratulations and thank you to all the participants taking your time off and representing your society and making everyone of us proud. Special thanks goes to Chandra Adhikari, Sports Coordinator, for taking extra effort in training the participants, coordinating, and being together with the participants in achieving what we got today.13652515_1103833886350616_2010262810_n 13652353_1103833899683948_380685085_n 13643807_1103833959683942_864530497_n 13644170_1103833916350613_1317891203_n 13649591_1103833863017285_553655974_n 13649602_1103833893017282_145740118_n 13652377_1103833876350617_1880545101_n 13652559_1103833929683945_520105152_n 13652674_1103833903017281_382053993_n 13652691_1103833906350614_68553164_n 13652735_1103833949683943_177093134_n 13664785_1103833939683944_967311681_n 13664767_1103833889683949_374659360_n 13664748_1103833946350610_780986524_n 13664682_1103833923017279_757619352_n 13672057_1103833866350618_1416519795_n 13672082_1103833913017280_505365782_n 13672258_1103833896350615_631174859_n 13672354_1103833986350606_677791914_n 13672421_1103833979683940_1062464076_n 13672414_1103833869683951_229937450_n 13672527_1103833936350611_1532350631_n 13672609_1103833956350609_613049207_n

 

 

Upcoming Screenings of our Documentary “The Story Bridge”

Upcoming Screenings of our Documentary “The Story Bridge”   

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  • March 1- International Friendship Day, Screening, Q $A, 6:30pm, Media Room, Lethbridge Library.
  • March 8- Asian Culture Week at U of L. Screening  and Q $A
  • March 12- Meeting of the Minds, U of L.

Faculty of Asian Studies at the University of Lethbridge is celebrating a week long Asian Culture Fair (March 7 – 10), and “Meeting of the Minds” Conference (March 20-21) of the Faculty of Graduate Studies at the University of Lethbridge have invited Canadian Bhutanese Society for at least two dances and screening of “The Story Bridge” for each program. CBS has accepted the invitation.

CBS thank  Jeff Bingley and all the volunteer who made this documentary successful. We also like to encourage CBS member to participate and support these screening.

 

 

Thank you

CBS

Teej get-together

teej-2012-6CBS youth group is organizing a Teej Get-together program for all the interested ladies on Sunday, September 13, 2015  from 5 – 9 pm at Bill Kergan Centre, 207 13 Street N, Lethbridge. The program will be entertained by delicious food, typical Nepali cultural dance and music. Tickets are available at All Nepali stores for only $10. This program is exclusively for all ages of ladies only. We have very limited tickets due to the capacity of the hall, so pocket your ticket before they are all out. CBS would like to wish one and all a Happy Teej 2015.

Movie- ‘In Search of a Nation’

11792038_748779208581291_9175039319048891405_oCanadian Bhutanese Society is screening a movie ‘In search of a Nation‘ at Movie Mill, Lethbridge on August 23, 2015, Show time-3:15 PM. The movie is based on a true story of Bhutanese Refugees, a story of life that started from the eviction of Bhutanese government (with about two decades of Refugee status in Nepal) to third country resettlement. Tickets can be purchased from any of the CBS Board Members for $10 only. You can also check our face book page at ‘cbslethbride’ and comment on the status, so that someone will guide you to get your ticket before they are all out.

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