Event Update
Friday - 04/3/09
VPS Kirtan
Why Teach India?
SAPNE: MIT SAAS Culture Show 2009
Ayan - Tamil Movie
Tasveer - Hindi Movie with Eng Subtitles
Survive The Stock Market

Saturday - 04/4/09
Chincha Chancha Cooroo
Jay Sean Live in Boston 2009 | My Own Way Tour
NSF Bees
Ramnavmi and Spring Garba / ISW
Shri Swaminarayan Jayanti and Ram Navmi
Chincha Chancha Cooroo
Asif Ali - Gazals and Geets
Unni Aarcha
Sensational India!
Ayan - Tamil Movie
Tasveer - Hindi Movie with Eng Subtitles

Sunday - 04/5/09
Raga Unveiled - Movie - LearnQuest Conf.
Chincha Chancha Cooroo
A Garland of Rhythms
Chincha Chancha Cooroo
Open House Meditation
Sensational India!
Ayan - Tamil Movie
Tasveer - Hindi Movie with Eng Subtitles

Wednesday - 04/8/09
The 140-Character Mission: Social Media & Entrepreneurship

Friday - 04/10/09
LearnQuest Music Conference 2009

Saturday - 04/11/09
VPS Kirtan
Holi / VPS
Holi & Baisakhi Dhamaka / UIA
Showcase India
Nach Night
Oriya Language and Literature
Holi Hangama

Sunday - 04/12/09
Open House Meditation

Wednesday - 04/15/09
Support Group for Women / Saheli

Thursday - 04/16/09
Talk and Seminar Series: Knowing Silence
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Our Voice And Yours

If I were the Prime Minister of India......what would I do?

Meet our Sponsor - Bollywood Grill.

Lead Features, Local Happenings, Performing Arts, People, Contributions and Lifestyle.

Lokvani Talks To Raj Melville

(This article is sponsored by Attorney Trupti Patel)
"The passage of the Edward Kennedy Serve America Act this week marks the coming of age of Social Entrepreneurship (SE)" says Raj Melville, who is one of the co-founders of the TIE-SE SIG. He talked to Lokvani about this concept which combines for-profit and non-profit work by entrepreneurs to address a social issue in a sustainable and scalable manner. It has now become the new buzz word. [more]

Meet The Aaroh Team

(This article is sponsored by Attorney Rachel C. Tadmor)
AAROH, a band founded 3 years ago, talks about their band and their passion for music. Along with Shobha Shastry of Alankar Decorations, they are planning a fund raising event to support Ekal Vidyalaya. [more]

Bollywood Baatein

(This article is sponsored by Monique Kornfeld, Esq.)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was last seen in Hollywood film Pink Panther 2. Do you know what Ash's next big releases are? [more]

MA Hindus Celebrate Holi

(This article is sponsored by Attorney Jan Albrecht)
Hindus Celebrate Holi “the Festival of Colors” at Sri Lakshmi Temple. [more]

South Asian Art - In Memory Of Prashant H. Fadia

(This article is sponsored by Prashant H. Fadia Foundation)
The Art of Preservation
Artworks may be masterpieces or done by upcoming artists, the support used may be paper, canvas or cloth, whatever the medium involved all artworks need to be cared for in a special manner.

Yeh Shaam Mastani

The local Saptaswar music group, maintained its tradition of coming out with yet another vibrant musical event – this time remembering composer RD Burman, through some of his popular compositions which have made him eternal. [more]

PEM Hosts Sensational India

Celebrate PEM's unparalleled 200-year legacy of cultural exchange with India at the Annual Sensational India! festival. On April 4th and 5th, the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA, comes alive with the sounds of the veena and tabla, the aroma of South Asian cuisine and the color and vitality of Indian classical and folk dance. [more]

M. S. Gopalakrishnan And The Adventure In Violin Playing

LearnQuest will honor and present the violin great M.S. Gopalakrishnan at the 2009 Annual Music Conference at Regis College on April 10-12, 2009. BUY TICKETS [more]

The Triveni Ensemble Presents A Garland Of Rhythms

Neena Gulati & the Triveni Ensemble presents A Garland of Rhythms that blends the complexity of ancient rhythms with modern choreography on April 5th in Brookline, MA. BUY TICKETS [more]

Jagjit Singh - Live In Concert

Wo Kaagaz ki Kashti, wo Baarish ka pani! Jagjit Singh in his Farewell Tour comes to Boston on April 19th. Do not miss it. BUY TICKETS [more]

Meru Foundation Brings Classical Dancer Rasika Kumar

In their effort to promote young artists, Meru Education Foundation will be presenting Rasika Kumar, in a dance recital on April 24th in Lexington. Rasika grew up in California and learnt the Bharatnatyam classical dance style with her mother, renowned dancer and teacher in the Bay area, Mythili Kumar. BUY TICKETS [more]

IITSINE Annual Social

IITSINE had its annual social gathering at the United Church of Christ Congregation in Burlington, MA on March 7th. [more]

TiECON East Returns - Arms You To Tackle Uncertain Times

Over a period of two days on May 21st and 22nd, entrepreneurs/ intrapreneurs, luminaries, VCs and students from in and around greater Boston and beyond will gather to LEARN, CONNECT and BE INSPIRED! [more]

JFK Presidential Library Honors Broad Meadows Middle School Students

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library honors Broad Meadows Middle School Students who are Making a Difference Globally and Locally. [more]

Consul General Prabhu Dayal's "Meet And Greet" In Boston

This is only Consul General Prabhu Dayal's second visit to Boston area since he took office in September last year. He was in town for a special luncheon Friday morning at Nixon Peabody in Boston, where he spoke with invited guests from government and private sector about promoting economic, cultural and social ties between Massachussetts and India. [more]

NSF Bees: An All-round Winner

Congratulations to all NSF Bees participants especially Nihal Gowravaram, Niket Gowravaram, Namrita Murali, Anjitha Radhakrishnan and Nivedha Ram, who were winners of multiple bees. [more]

Primary Source Launches India Program For Educators

This year Primary Source has worked extensively on the teaching of India, its history, heritage and its culture. ‘Says Roma Razdan Kelley, Grants Management and Public Outreach “India is an emerging economy and has become a vital player in global issues. We recognized this and have taken on studies of India with its rich and varied culture and heritage. [more]

Leader Bank Appoints V.G. Narayanan To The Board Of Directors

V.G. Narayanan, Thomas D. Casserly, Jr. Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School joins the Leader Bank Board of Directors. [more]

Desai Family Foundation Launches 'Last Rites Resource Guide'

Death is an uneasy subject. Yet to prepare oneself whether it is the last rites, looking for a funeral home, legal issues to handle or steps to take, a resource guide on this subject comes useful. The Desai Foundation has recently launched such a resource. [more]

Beauty Tips For Aging Skin

Terrific beauty tips from Jodi Chatterjee, owner, Moksha Spa to take care of your skin. [more]

Health Corner - Kitchen Herbs: Fennel Seeds (Saunf)

Saunf is light and unctuous in property. It is used very commonly as a spice in cooking, as a digestive and as a mouth freshener after food. It is a brain and heart tonic, and s recommended for people with weak eyesight and oral ulcers. [more]

Tax Tips: New Tax Breaks For Businesses

Bonus depreciation, increased expensing, loss carryback period and work opportunity credit are some of the new tax breaks for businesses. [more]

Weekend Entertainment

Catch up, register and purchase tickets for the events during this upcoming fortnight including Why Teach India?, LearnQuest Music Conference, A Garland of Rhythms, Yaadon Ki Baarat, Vaisakhi Mela, Jagjit Singh - A Farwell Tour, Neyveli Santhanagopalan, Dharma Yuddha, Nadha Sangamam 2009, W. Subramaniam, TiECON East and Nayaki. [more]

For The Mathematically Inclined

Congratulations to Shailesh Goregaokar, Hari Pillai and Dhanasekaran Viswanathan, who were the winner of the last set of puzzles. Here is one easy puzzle for students and one for adults. [more]

Music Review: Gulal

(This article is sponsored by Sounds Of India)
Piyush Mishra's debut composition in Gulal is making waves. [more]

Laugh A While

Have you heard of the gentleman applying to a medical school to become a doctor? Needless to say he never made it. You know why? [more]

Cartoon: Slumdogs Around Millionaires

Slumdogs Around Millionaires! [more]

Recipes - Unusual Burger Fillers

Beetroot and Tofu - cutlets and burgers ! [more]

Picture Of The Fortnight

The glory of Italian sculpture. [more]

Thought For The Day

In small quantities life may perfect be! [more]

Classified - 4 Bedroom House For Sale In Concord

With a winning combination of location, sun-filled spaces & a comfortable floorplan, this 4 bedroom house in Concord, MA is sure to please! [more]

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