Friday 15 December, 2017

(Un)Masked: Colorfully layered Third Eye Dancers presentation raises funds for IMHO

Photos by Venkat Kuttua Photography. BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 8, 2017: Opening with an astounding, aesthetic, colorfully layered ensemble, (Un)Masked, a Third Eye Dancers and Bharathakala Naatya Academy production, made its [...]

Shaam-E-Sangeet raises $50,000 for Ekal Vidyalaya

BY MAHADEV DESAI & RACHNA GUPTA Photos by  Deepak Naik Atlanta, GA, December 8, 2017: Despite cold and windy weather, nearly 300 people gathered in a jam-packed hall in Global Mall on Saturday, November 11, 2017, to enjoy and support the [...]

Kids Help Kids raises $1000 to help hurricane victims

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 8, 2017: The fundraiser “Kids Help Kids” that started as an initiative to help Tornado victims in Oklahoma, has turned out to be an annual affair for the family and friends of Veda Balaji.  The community [...]

Dr Raktim Sen’s music album launched with fanfare in Atlanta

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 8, 2017: Mellifluous melodies of ‘Hok Na Kotha’ mesmerized Bengali music enthusiasts at its Atlanta Launch at the Old Atlanta Recreation Center in Suwanee on November 18, 2017. The music album, laden [...]

Diwali celebrated in spirit of tradition by seniors

REPORT & PHOTOS BY MAHADEV DESAI Atlanta, GA, December 8, 2017: The Senior Citizen Program (SCP) got in the swing to celebrate their annual Diwali program with great joy and enthusiasm at the Garden Plaza, Norcross, Georgia on Sunday, November [...]

Close win for GIACC in the 2nd annual cricket match against BABC

BY MAHADEV DESAI Photos by Arpit Padhiar Atlanta, GA, December 8: The second Annual India vs UK Cricket Cup match between the British American Business Council (BABC) and the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (GIACC) was played at Oglethorpe [...]

Antar-Yatra: AIM for Seva fundraiser an artistic extravaganza

Photos by Venkat Kuttua photography. BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 7, 2017: Inspired, indigenous and intricate, Antar-Yatra, the AIM for Seva fundraiser, blended an array of ingredients including three popular dance forms, songs [...]

Three Georgia residents charged in $3.5 mn-fraud ‘likely’ linked to India

New York, Dec 1 (IANS) Four men of Indian descent have been charged in a $3.5 million-fraud in which they pretended to be tax officials and collected money by allegedly threatening over 7,300 people, a federal prosecutor has announced. Gregory [...]

South Carolina’s Srikanth Kodeboyina among delegates for Global Entrepreneurship Summit led by Ivanka Trump

Atlanta, GA, November 20, 2017: Srikanth Kodeboyina-  Board member of SC Education & Economic Development is part of the US delegation heading to the global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017, led by Ivanka Trump, daughter and official advisor [...]

Suhasini Maniratnam’s Antaram- an opulent amalgamation of classical dance forms

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Photos by Hima Design Photography Atlanta, GA, November 8, 2017: Some tales are simply timeless. Surpassing boundaries, the contexts of these tales become pertinent to ancient or modern times. On a quest to explore divinity [...]