Super D.J., Jag Channi
Sounds of India
Aap Ka Manoranjan
Leader Bank
Leader Mortgage
Pradeep K. Audho
Dinesh Tanna
Nila Rakhit
Sheelendra Kulkarni
Darshana Patel, CPA
Satya Mitra, EA, ATA, CFP
Subhash Agrawal
Feel Well Rehab Clinics
Family Health Center
Dr. Padmaja Parayath
The Boston Group
Monique Kornfeld, Esq.
Trupti Patel, Esq.
Richard Costa, Esq.
Clark H. Siddiqui, Esq.
Neil K. Sherring, Esq.
Gabriela Krockmalnic, Esq.
Vakili & Associates
Ratan Singhvi
Shabnam Photo
A Fine Image
Printing and Graphics Services
Ananth Ram
Vimi Verma
Pamela Narang
Praful Thakkar
Bollywood Cafe
Swagat Restaurant
Bollywood Grill
Milan Restaurant
Tandoori Grill
Gurnam Catering Service
Hot Breads
All American Self Storage
Precise Media
B. D. Nayak, Architect
Vijay Basra
Minuteman Technical Services, Inc.
Alpha Omega Jewelers
Aalok International
Direct Source
Annie Diamonds
Indira International
Hakoba Sarees
Indus Fashions
Deals of America
Kay Pee Jewelers
Traveler's Choice
Madan Travel

Lokvani Talks To TR 100 winner Vikram Sheel Kumar
(Sponsored by Attorney Trupti Patel )

Dr. Vikram Sheel Kumar, President and CEO of Dimagi Inc., was awarded the "Technology in the Service of Humanity" by Technology review for his work on developing interactive systems that motivate health workers and patients to care for and manage chronic diseases. more...

In Conversation With Dr. Dwarakanath
Dr. G. K. Dwarakanath, the Director of the Pain Management Center, at Lowell General Hospital and the founder of Chinmaya Maruti talks to Lokvani about the center and the upcoming Tastes of India event. more...

Technology - From Discovery To Market: Drug Development Process - Part I
(Sponsored by The Boston Group)
Discovering and bringing one new drug to the public typically costs a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company nearly $900 million and takes an average of 8 to 10 years. Why? What is the sequence of research activities? more...

Bollywood Baatein
Despite scathingly bad reviews, Gurinder Chaddha's "Bride and Prejudice" is topping the British and Ireland box office charts in the first few weeks of its run at theatres. more...

Kay Pee Jewelers - Where All That Glitters Is Gold!
This Diwali, head over to Kay Pee Jewelers and check out their newest arrivals in 22 ct Gold and Diamond jewelry. more...

Lokvani College Workshop Provides Useful Tips To High Schoolers
Allan Clemow, Director of Admissions at Tufts University along with three students Arushi Duggar (MIT), Rajit Kapur (Tufts) and Vidya Venketaramanan (BU) gave some useful tips on the college application process. more...

Prabasi Celebrates Durga Puja
Around 400 people gathered in the Maynard High School where Prabasi of New England, in keeping with years of tradition, celebrated Durga Puja on October 17 and 18. more...

Gurjar Garba - A Time For Fun And Family
Gurjar celebrated Navaratri with Garba at the McCarthy Middle School in Chelmsford, MA. more...

Vishal Bhagwati Jagran at Satsang Center
The energy was high as devotees thronged to the Satsang Center in Woburn to celebrate Navarathri with Garba and Mata Ki Chaunki, a short version of Jagrata dedicated to the Holy Mother. more...

From HCL To Headstrong - A Successful Entrepreneurial Journey
"The best service one can do for India is to create jobs," says Arjun Malhotra, CEO of Headstrong who spoke to Lokvani about his entrepreneurial journey. more...

2004 Leadership Summit: Unleashing Our Potential
Indus Women Leaders (IWL) is hosting the conference "2004 Leadership Summit: Unleashing Our Potential" at the Double Tree Hotel in Boston, MA on October 23, 2004. more...

The 2004 National SBIR/STTR Conference - BIG Picture: Ideas - From Concept To Commercialization And Beyond
This year, the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs will provide $2 billion to small businesses through federal programs to help entrepreneurs take their ideas from concept to commercialization and beyond. more...

CRY America - Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia Concert On October 23rd In Boston
Bal Suri, a concert by bansuri (bamboo flute) virtuoso Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia, will be held on October 23 in Boston, MA. more...

Making The Santoor Sing
"I have modified the Santoor so it can replicate anything you can do with the voice in Hindustani Classical music," says Padma Shree Pandit Bhajan Sapori. more...

Health - October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Since National Breast awareness month began in October 1985, we have come a long way. More women are surviving breast cancer thanks to early detection and new treatments. There is no better time than 'Now' to take charge of your Health. more...

For The Mathematically Inclined
Congratulations to Shravan Gandhi, Sunil Kantaria, Madhu Misra, Rish Naidoo, Srinath Ramakrishnan, Wajida Syed, Bharath Venkataraman and Raj Vishwanathan, who were winners of the last set of puzzles. Here is one puzzle for kids and one for adults. more...

Music Review - Veer Zara
(Sponsored by Sounds of India)
All in all, this album offers a few rocks, a couple of crystals and 2 gemstones. It is worth a listen for 'Tere Liye' and 'Kyon Hawa' and for Lata fans who have missed her. more...

Film Review - Phir Milenge
Even though the film has moments that are too showy, grandstanding scenes that hammer home the main messages, it succeeds in uncovering the hornet's nest of ignorance, prejudice, half-truths, and devastating lies connected with AIDS. more...

Book Review - Naming Maya By Uma Krishnaswami
Noted writer of short stories, Uma Krishnaswami debuts with a novel that explores the turbulent emotions of a eleven year old girl Maya, on a vacation to India. more...

Recipes - Ramadan Special
(Sponsored by Milan Restaurant)
Try these recipes during the month of Ramadan! more...

Jokes At Random - The Elections In Verse
Dr. Seuss takes a look at election officials:
I cannot count them in a box.
I cannot count them with a fox.

The Age-Old Marapachi Tradition
Every Tamil girl is entitled to her precious pair of Marapachi Bommais at the time of her marriage which is traditionally displayed every year, at the time of Navaratri. more...

Poetry - In A Traffic Snarl In Tripoli
A poignant poem by Anand Raghavan. more...

Picture of the Fortnight - Happy Halloween
Pumpkins dare! more...

Thought for the Day
A quotation from the Qur'an. more...

What It Means To Be A 'Desi' Red Sox Fan
I have been burning the midnight lamp trying to watch the Red Sox games while keeping my fingers crossed for this star-crossed team. more...

Event Update
Friday - 10/22/04
- Jagrata - Jai Mata Di / Sarvadev Mandir
- Navaratri / Gurjar
- Art of Living Worshop on Sudarshan Kriya Yoga (SKY)
- Bhagwati Jagran / Chinmaya
- Art of Living Course in Cambridge, MA
- NEHTI Garba
- FREE Santoor Concert by Pandit Satish Vyas
- Navratri Mahotsav / Satsang Center
- Navaratri / Srimeru
Saturday - 10/23/04
- Navaratri / Gurjar
- Indian Classical Concert by Hariprasad Chaurasia
- Leadership Summit 2004: Unleashing Our Potential
- Indira Sari Sale
- Lecture by Avinash Dharmadhikari / NEMM
- Ek Shaam Anup Jalota Ke Naam
- Malayalam Movie : Manjupoloru Penkutty
- Durga Puja
- Navratri Mahotsav
- Yoga for Asthma & Nasal Allergy
- Shankar Dada M.B.B.S / Telugu Movie
Sunday - 10/24/04
- Indira Sari Sale
- Ustad Wasiffuddin Dagar / Dhruvpad Vocal Music "Baithak"
Wednesday - 10/27/04
- Brothers And Others: The Impact of September 11th on Muslims, Arabs, & South Asians in America
Thursday - 10/28/04
- Lunch with the sounds of Manisha Shahane at The Wrap
- SAMTA Mentor Training
- The Aghan Woman: A One Woman Show with Bina Sharif
Friday - 10/29/04
- Dairo / Praful Dave
- MIT Bhangra Blast 2004
Saturday - 10/30/04
- Diwali / Gurjar
- Diwali / IANH
- Rakesh Sharma: "The Final Solution"
- Garba Ras
- Carnatic Vocal Concert By The Hyderabad Brothers
- Dance Drama "Ahimsa"
- Exb/Sale of Designer Clothing & Jewelry
- Garba & Dandia Raas 2004 / UMass-Lowell
- The Day My God Died
Sunday - 10/31/04
- Sri V. Ramamurthy & Smt. P. Shankar / Violin Duet
- Frequently Asked Questions about Sanaatana Dharma
Monday - 11/1/04
- Fall National Small Business Innovation Research Conference and Small Business Tech Expo

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