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VSS eNewsletter - 03 August 2009

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    VSS VSS eNewsletter 04 August 2009 In this issue... VSS NEWS DVDs of Prof Campbell ’s Talks VSS ’s National Day Gathering More From Prof Campbell
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      VSS eNewsletter
      04 August 2009

       

       

      In this issue...

       

       

      VSS NEWS

       

      DVDs of Prof Campbell’s Talks

       

      VSS’s National Day Gathering

       

      More From Prof Campbell’s Visit

       

      Our Annual Report Online

       

      VSS at Yoga Fair – 6 Sep

       

       

      GENERAL NEWS

       

      Newstart Lifestyle Program

       

      New Restaurant on Upper Serangoon

       

      Veg Stall to Open in September at SingPost Next to Paya Lebar MRT

       

      ‘Love Us Not Eat Us’ On Wheels

       

      More Classes from NutriHub - the Organic Fusion Cafe

       

       

       

      VSS NEWS

       

       

      DVSs of Prof Campbell’s Talks

      DVDs on Professor T. Colin Campbell presentations in Singapore on 18 and 19 July are available at $25 each. Please email your orders to johncheang@... or contact John at 6565.9076 (office) or 96742.512 (hp). Please include $10 for delivery charges and allow 3 or 4 weeks for production and processing of your order. You may also self collect the DVDs at 90 Jurong East Street 13, S. 609648. If you choose the self-collect option, please fix an appointment before coming.

       

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      VSS’s National Day Gathering

      Don’t miss the event!

       

      Sun 9 Aug, 6.30pm

      Camelot by the Water

      112 Tanjong Rhu Road

      VSS

      Split your sides with our very own jolly yogi, Bala, whose laughter yoga sessions are as infectious as they are therapeutic! Be entranced by the lush harmonies from popular classical favourites performed by Wen Jin’s string quartet. Feast on the delectable spread of yummy local delights specially prepared by Yuan Xiang. All this plus great company as we stroll to nearby Marina for a resplendent view of the fireworks! So join us in your brightest reds and whites for a meaningful and unforgettable celebration this National Day!

      Cost: VSS members - $22, non-members - $30

       

      For more details and to register: http://www.vegetarian-society.org/?q=node/1073

       

      More From Prof Campbell’s Visit

      Other items from Prof Campbell’s visit last month are:

      1. More than $600 dollars was raised for Heart-to-Heart Services, founded by Singapore vegetarian centenarian Teresa Hsu who fielded a Q&A session before Prof Campbell’s Saturday talk.
      2. Prof Campbell’s foundation, the T. Colin Campbell Foundation, offers coaching, articles, a newsletter and Cornell University online course leading to a Nutrition certificate: http://www.tcolincampbell.org

       

      Our Annual Report Online

      You can now view the VSS Annual Report for our many activities in 2008 at http://www.vegetarian-society.org/files/ar-2008.pdf

       

      Please help to make 2009 an even better year. Our task is urgent; our efforts are life-saving, thank you - our website is at www.vss.sg

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      VSS at Yoga Fair – 6 Sep

      On Sun, 6 Sep, , 10am-6pm, VSS will have a booth and give a talk at a Yoga Fair to be held at Fort Canning Park @ Cox Terrace. The event is organized by the Ananda Marga Yoga Society of Singapore, and the Guest of Honour is Dr Fatima Lateef, MP for Marine Parade GRC.

       

      Many yoga proponents are also proponents of vegetarianism, not only for health reasons but also to promote kindness towards other animals (human and otherwise) and to care for the environment. For more information about this fair: 9789.8167 or http://anandamarga.org.sg/category/events

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      GENERAL NEWS

       

       

      Newstart Lifestyle Program

      Were you convinced by Professor T. Colin Campbell that plant based whole foods are the best nutritional choice for you and your family but don't know how to get started? Sign up now for the Newstart Lifestyle Program on 23 to 25 Nov 2009 from 9am to 7pm at 798 Thomson Road .

       

      This program consists of health talks, cooking classes on how to prepare healthy vegetarian meals, and exercises that will transform you and enable you to go vegetarian with ease. Course fee is $400 inclusive of blood test, 9 healthy vegetarian meals. Whether you are already a vegetarian or learning to be one, this course is for you.

       

      Newstart is endorsed by Professor T. Colin Campbell who has stated:

      ”The Newstart Lifestyle Program at Weimar is very much on target. There has been a massive accumulation of scientific evidence that shows the value of the dietary program at Weimar .”

       

      Note: The Weimar Academy , located in California , is home of the Newstart Program.

       

      For more information, email John at johncheang@... or contact him at 9674.2512.

       

      New Restaurant on Upper Serangoon

      People near Serangoon MRT have a new option for their veg dining. Vege Sensation is a new restaurant located at 530, Upper Serangoon Road , here’s more info...

      VSS

      Name: Vege Sensation

      Address: 530, Upper Serangoon Road

      Tel: 6283.9673

      Bus: 100, 107, 107N, 133, 135, 147, 153, 853

      Open: Sun-Thu 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10am-3am

      Landmarks: Sunshine Terrace

      Specialty dishes: Asian, Japanese, Western

      Onion & garlic: No

      Organic: No

      MSG (Ajinomoto): No

      Eggs & dairy: No

      Brown Rice: Yes

      Price Range of Main Dishes: $5 and below

      Website: www.vege-sensation.blogspot.com

      Delivery & catering: Yes

      Comments: They also have a Facebook group at

      http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/group.php?gid=100840752918

       

      Veg Stall to Open in September at SingPost Next to Paya Lebar MRT

      VSS

      Name of outlet: Cai Gen Xiang Pte Ltd

      Address: SingPost Basement 2 - Stall 6

      Tel: 8388.1968

      MRT: Paya Lebar MRT

      Landmarks: SingPost

      Open: Daily 10 am to 10pm

      Specialty dishes: Baked Rice, Pasta, Pizza

      Brown rice: Yes

      Organic: No

      MSG (Ajinomoto): No

      Onion & garlic: No

      Eggs: No

      Dairy: Yes

      Website: www.caigenxiangvege.com

      Delivery & catering: Yes

      Date info collected: 30 July 2009

       

      ‘Love Us Not Eat Us’ On Wheels

      The ‘Love Us Not Eat Us’ stickers and decals - which originated in Singapore - have gone out to more than 40 countries: http://loveusnoteatus.com

       

      Now, a local vegetarian has gone a step further and put an extra large version on his car, along with the VSS logo!

       

      VSS

      http://www.chinatownology.com/love_us_not_eat_us.html

       

       

       

      More Classes from

      VSS

      NutriHub’s - Cuppage Plaza , #B2-25 (behind OG Orchard, near Centrepoint) – new schedule of Dine & Learn workshops include:

       

      Sat 8 Aug, 11am-1pm, Harmonising Your Body Energy

      $40 inclusive of lunch

      • Learn how to protect yourself from harmful electromagnetic field / radiation
      • Learn how to use a pendulum to check your body & food energy
      • Learn how to harmonize your body energy with visualization, organic juices and other methods.

       

      Sat 15 Aug, 2pm-4pm, Nutrition Assessment & Vitality Cooking

      $50 inclusive of lunch

      • Learn how to do your own nutrition
      • Assess what’s lacking in your diet
      • Get nutrition tips on why & what to replace in your diet as well as learn how to supplement your diet 
      • Watch a Vitality cooking demo
        • Asian Salad Delight using local greens
        • Black Bean Misoya Noodle
        • Cashew Fig 5 grains Brown Rice Porridge.

       

      Sat 22 Aug, 10.30am-12.30pm, Harmonising Your Body Energy II 

      $40 inclusive of lunch

      • Learn how to use a pendulum to do dowsing on your body / objects
      • Learn how to harmonize your body energy using colour visualization to open your chakra (energy centre) as well as relax your body with chakra exercises and other techniques.

          

      Sat 29 Aug, 11am-1pm, enjoy organic set lunch plus free talk: How to Boost Your Immune System – The Natural Way, for $10.

       

      Except for the 29 Aug nutrition talk, a 10% discount applies for VSS members who register for any of the above workshops. For non-members, enjoy a 10% discount when registering for 2 workshops or more, and a 10% discount for groups of 2 persons or more per workshop.

       

      For registration and enquiries on current or future workshops, please contact our Café at 6738.2746 or call and SMS Ms Vinitha Ang at 9236.8402.

       

       

       

       

       

      Visit http://www.vegetarian-society.org/?q=fdl
      for a comprehensive list of vegetarian eateries

      or email us at info@...

      to notify us of new places.

       

       

       

       

       

      Chief Editor:                             Dr George M Jacobs

      Editorial Consultant:                 Mr Gangasudhan

       

       

       

       

       

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      Disclaimer: The information provided in this Newsletter is solely for the consideration of the subscribers, and does not constitute an endorsement by the Vegetarian Society of Singapore.



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