Over 100 women gathered at the NESSP temple in Chelmsford, MA to celebrate the beautiful festival of Karwa Chauth. Ranjani Saigal led the celebrations. In this article she highlights the themes that she shared at the event that throws light on the meaning and importance of this festival in the 21st century. [more]
Our Visit To AIF's William J Clinton Fellowship Site In India This Summer
by Sanya Goenka
My sister Sanah and I have been fundraising and supporting The Light a Lamp Campaign through the American India Foundation for the past few years. We have been raising funds to help with the education of underprivileged children in India. - Sanya Goenka.[more]
Laugh A While - Jokes
Q: Did you hear about the optometrist that fell into his lens grinding machine?
A: He made a spectacle of himself.[more]
Boston Bhangra 2017
by Rohit Bambi
14 years in the making. This will be the 14th anniversary of the Boston Bhangra Competition. SOLD OUT for the last 13 years…3,000 person attendance….the best BHANGRA teams from North America…advertising and promotion throughout New England. This is what you will get from the 14th annual Boston Bhangra Competition. It looks like Boston Bhangra has found a niche market where they have been able to get some of the best teams from North America, some great live performing artists and cheap tickets to keep this an event on the up and up. This year should be no different.
Lokvani Talks To New England Sampreeti
New England Sampreeti facilitates and promotes socio-religious and cultural exchanges within the Indian community of Greater Boston. Lokvani talked to the team consisting of Sugata (Gaga) Bhattacharjee, Shaan (Santanu) Bagchi, Subhadip Bandyopadhyay, Biswa Bhattacharya and Sanjay Chatterjee, which is hosting a very special Diwali event this weekend in New Hampshire. [more]