Thursday 20 September, 2018

American Hindus plan to celebrate 125th anniversary of Vivekananda’s Chicago speech in 100 US cities

Atlanta, GA, September 14, 2018: The United States Hindu Alliance (USHA), a national Hindu advocacy organization, announces Chicago Address 125, a one year 100 city celebration of the 125th anniversary of the historic speech by Swami Vivekananda [...]

1.5 mn to evacuate as Hurricane Florence approaches; IFA, Sewa among those organizing help

Washington/Atlanta, Sep 12 (IANS & Staff): More than 1.5 million people have been asked to evacuate their homes along the Virginia, North and South Carolina coasts as Category 5 storm Hurricane Florence approaches, an official said. It [...]

Access Life: Providing a haven for families battling childhood cancer

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: Not many of us are aware that September is childhood cancer awareness month. Each year, parents of well over 15,000 kids in the US receive the dreaded cancer diagnosis. Cancer continues to reign [...]

A R Rahman and his team of top singers rock Atlanta

A R Rahman with the Atlanta organizers. Photo by Vinod Devlia, Photography by Vinod BY DR. PANCHAJANYA PAUL Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: A R Rahman and his team of talented musicians performed inAtlantaon Saturday, August 25th, 2018. [...]

IACA festival showcases Indian culture, bilateral relations with US

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: IACA’s Festival of India, a 22-year-old signature celebration of India’s Independence Day in Atlanta was held at the same location as it is every year since its inception – the Infinite [...]

Azharuddin, Karen Handel, Rob Woodall part of colorful IFA Freedom Mela 2018

Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: The Indian Friends of Atlanta (IFA) yet again brought the whole community together for the largest ever Freedom Mela 2018 in Atlanta to celebrate the 72nd Independence Day of India. It was a well-organized event [...]

Shri Krishna Vrundavana celebrates Naga Panchami

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: Shri Krishna Vrundavana temple (SKV) in Cumming performed a unique Ashlesha Bali with Mandala pooja on August 15, 2018 on the occasion of Naga Panchami. Naga Panchami is a traditional worship [...]

Ananthaadi Raayara Matha of Atlanta celebrates 347th Aaradhana of Shri Raghavendra Swamy

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA,  September 6, 2018: The Ananthaadi Raayara Matha of Atlanta (RAMA) celebrated the 347th Aaradhana of Shri Raghavendra Swamy with much élan at Radha Madhav Society in Yugal Kunj this August 26th. Shri Raghavendra [...]

Bollywood designer Rohit Verma headlines BeTheYou runway

Atlanta, GA, September 6, 2018: When silks and georgettes, zaris and zardosi, and gems and jewels all come together, then the talk and the walk becomes all about glitz and glamour. One such afternoon was recently set up to bring to the Atlanta [...]

Ayurveda expert discusses simple practices for disease prevention & cure

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta,GA, September 6, 2018: Dr. Akhilesh Sharma, Doctor of Ayurvedic Medicine, widely recognized for his outstanding contributions to the field of Ayurveda talked to his patrons inAtlantaat the Shiv Mandir in Global Mall [...]