LONDON Dec 31: NNS UK will host their fourth annual general meeting and family get together on January 7, 2017 from 11am at Brading Crescent Community Hall, Aldersbrook Road, Wanstead E11 3RS.
The Nair Service Society UK, set up on 20th January 2013, is an offshoot organisation stemming from the first Nair Service Society based in Kerala, India.
The initial Kerala organisation came into existence on 31st October 1914,set up by social reformer Shri Mannathu Padmanabhan in response to the welfare needs and social advancement of the Nair community in Kerala. The role of the NSS in Kerala has evolved and they now run a number of educational establishments and hospitals.
The role of the Nair Service Society in the UK will include the protection and promotion of heritage, including birth, death and marriage customs. NSS UK will also be looking to promote cultural heritage through music, dance and drama, running workshops and holding events open to all communities.