by Rohit Bambi
Diwali Gala 2018, hosted by the non-profit organization South Asian Nation, took place on Oct 27th at the Holiday Inn in Brookline. With 200 attendees, a mix of kids and families, the event was a huge success in bringing together the Boston community to celebrate Diwali, festival of lights. Decoration around the venue focused on Diwali around the world, featuring educational posters showing how Diwali is celebrated around the world.[more]
There is so much noise in the world today that we have forgotten to hear the beautiful sound of deep silence. Make time to create moments of silence on Nov. 14th.[more]
Music Review: Top Ten Bollywood Songs Of The Week!
by Priyanka Jain Vora
Diwali season is bringing us an expected Blockbuster, Thugs of Hindustan. Have you heard the new songs from this movie, #5 and #7 on the charts below? “Vashmalle” definitely has a very “Malhari” vibe to it! We can’t wait to see Katrina’s item song!! Still strong on the charts are the latest garba songs, “Chogada” and “Dholida” from the movie, Loveratri starring Aayush Sharma ad Warina Hussain. “Kamariya” remains top of the charts for several weeks in a row – don’t miss this horror comedy, “Stree” starring Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor. “Dilbar,” my personal favorite, is a fan favorite and definitely stays as one of the top 10 songs of 2018![more]
Vandana And Vivek Sharma Family Foundation Adopts 30 Ekal Villages And Donates $250K
Vandana and Vivek Sharma Family Foundation has adopted 30 Ekal villages and has pledged to donate $250K for the development of these villages. "We are grateful to Ekal for an amazing opportunity to holistically develop the 30 villages in rural Mathura! We have full faith in the very dedicated Ekal team to do justice with our quarter million to achieve the stated goal" says Vandana Sharma. She talked to Lokvani about why she and her husband feel it is important to give back.
Lokvani Honors Community Heroes - III
Lokvani is delighted to present the third set of community heroes to be honored at the 2nd Annual Lokvani Community and Youth Night to be held on Dec. 15 at Ambrosia Banquet Hall in Foxborough, MA. Rekha Palriwala and Jayantibhai Patel are being recognized for their tireless support of community work. We humbly salute their work. In addition to honoring the heroes, the evening features great entertainment, a lovely feast and DJ dancing. Buy your tickets for the heroes night. Come celebrate the holidays with us![more]