1/23/15 deadline for submitting applications.
6/13/15 to 8/7/15: program
11/22 Amavasya, 4pm: Sunderkaand Paath
11/23 Bhajan Sandhya, 5pm
BEYOND MODI-SON SQUARE GARDEN: Welcome to the largest ever public reception for any foreign leader in America! Here’s an eyewitness account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historic appearance and speech at New York City’s iconic arena, and what went into organizing such a large event within just over two months. It was a full scale Indian invasion of midtown Manhattan, Indians everywhere, with the sort of fanfare normally reserved for showbiz personalities. Both Indian and American cultures were represented in a range of entertainment items. The crux of Modi’s Hindi speech is encapsulated here as well as viewpoints of dissenters.
Will the PM live up to these huge expectations? Dr. Maya Chadda of the Council on Foreign Relations gave an interview, stating that “The members of the Council on Foreign Relations were impressed by … his confidence…, his sense of representing a great nation, … but most regretted that the speech lacked substance.” Read more »
October 1, 2014 was “Nazeera Dawood Appreciation Day” as Dawood's quiet but powerful leadership played a major role in bringing $9 million to Fulton County for health promotion. Read more »
There is still an Indian contestant in the beauty pageant news this year: Gail Nicole Da Silva, a Goan, took the second spot in a pageant called Miss United Continent. Read more »