When: Thu., Nov. 26, 3 p.m. 2009
An open-to-the-public international vegetarian dinner is part of a Thanksgiving celebration at Badarikashrama (15602 Maubert Ave. San Leandro) on Thursday, Nov. 26. Further festivities at this Hindu cultural center include a Hindustani vocal concert by Subhangi Sakhalkar with tabla and harmonium as well as prayers for world peace conducted by Swami Omkarananda, who founded Badarikashrama in 1984. 3 p.m., free. Badarikashrama.org.