“Mr. Kher has a voice as appealing as it is thrilling—he can unleash notes that bring to mind qawwali singers—and he's an amiable entertainer.”―Wall Street Journal
Kailash Kher is a superstar in India, where his credits include several hit songs and more than sixty Bollywood soundtracks. The raw, earthy and soulful strength of his voice has made him one of the most unique and popular voices in Indian music today. His seven-piece band Kailasa moves among styles without hesitation, adding touches of folk, funk and rock to Indian pop.
South Asian Art - Exhibition At MFA, Offers Rare Show Of Paintings From Renowned Chaudhri Collection
Sixteen paintings by luminaries of modern Indian art will be featured in Bharat Ratna! Jewels of Modern Indian Art, on view at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), from November 14, 2009–August 22, 2010. These vibrant Bharat Ratna—literally “Jewels of India”—are drawn from the renowned collection of Mr. and Mrs. Rajiv Jahangir Chaudhri, who have assembled some of the finest examples of post-Independence Indian art.[more]
Sri Lakshmi Temple - Proposed Expansion
After the Prana Prathishta of Sri Satyanarayana, the temple has a proposal to install a Shivalingam and Sri Narsimha Vigraham to expand its reach to serve the needs of diverse communities and make is a place for all Hindu worship.[more]
Raagamanjari 2009 – A Carnatic Musical Ensemble
The students of Aparna Balaji from Abhyaas and Learnquest presented Raagamanjari 2009 a carnatic classical musical ensemble a fundraiser event for the Hindu Mission Hospital, Trichy, India. A charitable society of Shri Kanchi Kamakoti peetam whose mission is to provide medical relief to members of the community without any caste or color differentiation.[more]
Sethu Bandha Re - A Cultural Extravaganza
New England Marathi Mandal's cultural extravaganza featured cultural items from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Colorful costumes, talented performers and choreographers made this a night to remember.[more]
Diwali Rhythm - Music And Dance Extravaganza
Saptaswar presents Diwali Rhythms - An Audio Visual Extravaganza on November 21 in Marlborough featuring renowned local choreographers!