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Our Journey, Our Legacy: The Essence of the Indian Spirit in Yeovil

Association History

From humble beginnings to heartfelt gatherings, our history is not just a timeline but a testament to unity, tradition, and the enduring spirit of our community.

In the quaint town of Yeovil, the Indian community’s history is as rich and vibrant as the culture it represents. What started as a modest gathering of a few kindred spirits coming together to mark the festive occasion of Diwali has since burgeoned into a community cornerstone. These pioneers, yearning for a slice of home, initiated cultural evenings. It wasn’t just about the festivals, but a heartfelt attempt to recreate the warmth and camaraderie of the subcontinent, right here in Yeovil.

Over the years, as the association’s events grew in number and scale, so did Yeovil’s Indian community. More and more people began to see Yeovil not just as a temporary residence but as a home away from home. This growth was not just organic but was fuelled by the undying passion and leadership of the community members. From its humble Diwali gatherings, the association now proudly hosts several grand cultural events throughout the year, bringing together families, friends, and well-wishers.

“Unity in diversity is our strength; in our shared stories and traditions, we find our common ground.”

Charting our path with purpose and passion, our mission and vision statements encapsulate the essence of what we stand for and the aspirations we strive towards.

Mission & Vision

CONNECT: To foster and strengthen the bonds within the Indian community of Yeovil and serve as a beacon for anyone wishing to connect with their roots.

CELEBRATE: To commemorate and revel in the rich tapestry of Indian festivals, traditions, and customs, ensuring they are passed down to the younger generations.

CONTRIBUTE: To actively participate in the broader Yeovil community by showcasing Indian culture, thereby fostering mutual respect and understanding.

OUR VISION is of a united, vibrant, and dynamic Indian community in Yeovil, standing as a testament to the strength of diversity. We envision a future where every individual, regardless of their cultural background, can experience, understand, and appreciate the rich traditions of India, right here in Yeovil. Through our events and initiatives, we aim to paint the town with the colours of India, making it a hub of cultural exchange and mutual growth.

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