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Consulate General of India, Chicago hosts vibrant cultural festival- Kala Utsav

Consulate General of India, Chicago hosts vibrant cultural festival- Kala Utsav

/ September 4, 2014 9:16 pm

TAUSIF MALIK Kala Utsav, A cultural extravaganza was organized in cooperation with over 20 Indian Community Organizations in the Midwest on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Copernicus Center. Kala Utsav was the brain child of Consul General of India, Dr. Ausaf Sayeed [&hellip

First Female Indian Candidate walks the 4th of July Parade.

First Female Indian Candidate walks the 4th of July Parade.

/ July 9, 2014 10:02 pm

July 5th 2014 is often a day of relaxation and more BBQ. All we have left are the runts of the fireworks litter, but the patriotism of the residents of Palatine, exhibited even a day after we celebrated John Hancocks [&hellip

New White House efforts to expand opportunities for AAPIs

New White House efforts to expand opportunities for AAPIs

/ March 5, 2014 7:58 pm

CHIRAG SHAH Building on themes outlined in President Obama’s State of the Union address to Congress last month, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) Executive Director Kiran Ahuja has announced new plans to expand opportunities at [&hellip

VRG Gandhi was a Great Ambassador of peace and non-violence- President

VRG Gandhi was a Great Ambassador of peace and non-violence- President

/ January 22, 2014 3:50 pm

DIPAK PATEL In the presence of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and founder of Ahimsa Vishwa Bharti Acharya Dr. Lokesh Muni seminar was organized in Rashtrapati Bhawan to discuss 150th Anniversary celebrations of Ambassador of peace and nonviolence renowned Jain Philosopher [&hellip

Islamic Foundation, Villa Park host their Annual Fundraiser on December 14

Islamic Foundation, Villa Park host their Annual Fundraiser on December 14

/ December 27, 2013 8:58 pm

TAUSIF MALIK One of the most popular Masjid of America, Islamic Foundation of Villa Park hosted their annual fundraiser at their banquet hall located at the Foundation premises on December 14. The event started with a social hour and then [&hellip

Vivekananda Vedanta Society (VVS) of Chicago hosts two-day conference

Vivekananda Vedanta Society (VVS) of Chicago hosts two-day conference

/ December 3, 2013 11:19 pm

DIPAK PATEL The Vivekananda Vedanta Society (VVS) of Chicago hosted a two-day conference at the downtown Hilton from November 10, 2013 to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of its illustrious founder, who introduced Hinduism to America through his electrifying address [&hellip

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir celebrates Diwali

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir celebrates Diwali

/ December 3, 2013 11:14 pm

DIPAK PATEL BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir  celebrated Diwali with fireworks lighting up the night sky, and displays of various types of sweets and food dishes throughout the week to observe one of the most renowned Hindu festivals of the year. [&hellip

Devotees celebrate Jalaram Jayanti with festive spirit

Devotees celebrate Jalaram Jayanti with festive spirit

/ November 14, 2013 7:47 pm

CHIRAG SHAH 214th Birth anniversary of Jalaram Bapa was celebrated by Shree Jalaram Mandir on Saturday, the 9th November on 7th of Kartak Month of Vikram Samvat 2070. Whole Program was successfully accomplished with the support from Trustees, members of [&hellip

Overwhelming community support given for a noble cause of Uttarakhand Disaster

Overwhelming community support given for a noble cause of Uttarakhand Disaster

/ August 9, 2013 7:21 pm

DIPAK PATEL On Sunday July 21, Jagmohan Jayara and Ravi Rawat natives of Uttarakhand hosted a very successful fundraiser at the India House Banquet. The event raised money for the contribution of rebuilding Char Dham Uttarakhand, where the devastation and [&hellip

Clerk Dorothy Brown celebrates Asian American Heritage Month with Awards Ceremony

Clerk Dorothy Brown celebrates Asian American Heritage Month with Awards Ceremony

/ June 14, 2013 6:23 pm

TAUSIF MALIK Chicago celebrated its 14th Annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month (AAHM) on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 with an awards ceremony and token cultural program at noon at Richard J. Daley Center downtown. The reception was hosted jointly by Dorothy [&hellip