About Us Contact Us Help


Archives

Contribute

 

Our Voice And Yours ...


11/17/2005

Our Voice and yours......

 First of all the Lokvani team wants to offer a Big Thanks to all our loyal and steadfast readers, our advertisers, well-wishers, friends and family. Folks, we could not have done it without you. Thank You, Shukriya, Dhanyavaad !

 While the harvest is celebrated differently in different parts of the world, there are many common themes.  The spirit of thanksgiving, the love of family, the value of hard work and the appreciation of the land and celestial powers are found in all cultures.

 In this issue we talk to an entrepreneur Sofia Bapna who brings aesthetically and beautiful furniture and rugs from India while helping local artisans find a global presence. We also talk to Dr Nagendra of the Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (Research Foundation) or VYASA in short, which was set up to examine the efficacy of yoga practices and to develop yoga courses to solve the basic problems of the high-tech era.

 In the Youth Forum we congratulate Amrita Saigal for her award. Hard work and perseverance are what brought her this honor. There is no better motivation than this for all our young readers.

We have a roundup of Diwali events in and around New England and our usual features. This weekend don’t forget to attend the Mira Nair event in PEM. IHO is organizing an AIDS conference at the Harvard school of Public health. Check out our local calendar for details.

 And in the spirit of thanksgiving, we hope you will enjoy this beautiful season and all that has given to us.


Lokvani Team


Ranjani Saigal, Nirmala Garimella,  Anil Saigal and Anoop Kumar



Bookmark and Share | Share your Comments

Comments :
Post a new message

In this Issue
In Conversation With H.R.Nagendra


Dr. Nagendra is the founder and Vice Chancellor of VYASA, an organization set up to examine the efficacy of yoga practices and to develop yoga courses to solve the basic problems of the high-tech era. A former space scientist, Nagendra spoke to Lokvani about systematic study of Yoga.
[more]

In Conversation With H.R.Nagendra
Technology - Tissue Engineering Of Cartilage - Part 1


Joint pain is a major cause of disability in middle-aged and older people. Pain usually results from degeneration of the joint's cartilage due to primary osteoarthritis or from trauma causing loss of cartilage. The article priovides an overview of scaffold materials, manufacturing methods, cells and bioreactors used for tissue engineered cartilage scaffold.
[more]

Technology - Tissue Engineering Of Cartilage - Part 1
Art Of Living Foundation Organizes First Annual 5K Walk


The Art of Living Foundation organized the first Annual 5K Run on October 29 at Boston College to raise awareness of the urgent need to support “education for all” that fosters human values, especially among youth, in order to address escalating levels of stress, violence and unhappiness in society today.
[more]

Art Of Living Foundation Organizes First Annual 5K Walk
Music Review - Rydhun Gold


Rydhun Gold is a musical odyssey presented by Taufiq Qureshi, one of the sons of Ustad Alla Rakha. It is a tribute and a celebration of rhythm and percussion, its invigorating relationship with nature and emphasizes the natural beat of everyday sounds and activities.
[more]

Music Review - Rydhun Gold
IANH Celebrates Diwali With Aplomb


The India Association of New Hampshire celebrated Diwali on November 5, 2005 at the Nashua High School North. Approximately 500 people attended the celebrations.
[more]

IANH Celebrates Diwali With Aplomb

You may also access this article through our web-site http://www.lokvani.com/

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Copyrights Help