Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Gandhi remembered at his statue on birth anniversary

BY JOHN NAUGLE With inputs by Subash Razdan Atlanta, GA, October 16, 2017: The Gandhi Foundation of USA (GFUSA) and the Consulate General of India (CGI)-Atlanta jointly hosted a magnificent community celebration for the Mahatma’s 148th birth [...]

Shreya Ghoshal casts musical spell over Atlanta

BY VEENA RAO Photos by Niraj Sharma Atlanta, GA, October 3, 2017: Atlanta’s “amazing spirit” swept Bollywood playback singer Shreya Ghoshal off her feet at her magical concert on August 17, 2017. Despite looming storm threats from Hurricane [...]

You need meditation to give life to your life: Archna Didi

BY VEENA RAO Photos by Atlanta, GA, October 3, 2017: Archna Didi was in town to “share her experiences in meditation” with Atlantans, as she put it, at the Impact Conference Center in Global Mall on September 17th and 18. [...]

Hindu Vivah, Atlanta branch hosts singles speed-dating and social mixer

Atlanta, GA, October 3, 207: On Sunday, August 20th, Vivah’s Atlanta branch held its fall quarter singles event at the Roswell Holiday Inn with 63 participants and 12 volunteers. This was the Atlanta branch’s second singles event, and the [...]

Women in Leadership – Breaking Barriers: South Asian women’s conference held in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, October 2, 2017: The Indo American Community Services (IACS) – one of the premier national not for profit organization expanded to Atlanta and held its first event – the South Asian Women’s conference – on September [...]

Thousands attend spectacular Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at HTA

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by Dr. B.K. Mohan and Anil Goud Atlanta, GA, October 2, 2017: The Hindu Temple of Atlanta in Riverdale, Georgia, (HTA) organized a spectacular Ganesh Utsav celebration from August 25 to September 2 2017, which attracted [...]

GINA hosts national nurses leadership conference in Atlanta

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by Jennie Mathen & Joseph Anickat Atlanta, GA, October 2, 2017: The Georgia Indian Nurses Association hosted National Association of Indian Nurses of America (NAINA)’s National Nursing Leadership Conference [...]

Truly soulful: Maitri hosts ‘100% CiNaRe’ event in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, October 2, 2017: “We had a great evening after a very long time. Every song was a classic and well rendered by our own Atlanta artists. A well-organized event.” That was the comment by a senior couple, who drove for three and [...]

IACA Pageant crowns new winners for 2017

Photo courtesy: Sumi’s Photography BY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, October 2, 2017: Asha Udvadia was crowned IACA Miss India Georgia 2017, while Kritika Kolla won the IACA Miss Teen India Georgia 2017 and Manisha Sharma the IACA Mrs India [...]

The Divine Touch – Dr. K.J. Yesudas strikes all the right notes to captivate Atlanta

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, September 28, 2017: “To sing is to pray twice” St. Augustine said. The true essence of these words is realized when a musical legend’s complex Carnatic compositions, rhythms and notes transcend boundaries [...]