FULLERTON,CA - Families of Palana village situated near Nadiad, Gujarat, who reside in the West coast in Southern California unite every year to hold an annual picnic. More than 100 families came together on July 17 to hold the 7th annual picnic at Ted Craig Regional Park, here. The day- long picnic was enjoyed by everyone. There was lots of good food,
NORWALK,CA – To commemorate the 150th anniversary celebration of Mahatma Gandhi, a landmark event on Women Empowerment aimed to empower marginalized Indian women was organized at the Sanatan Dharma Temple, on June 30 and July 1, hosted by Life Global and Life Global California chapter. On the occasion, Gandhiji’s contribution to awaken women and...
SANTA FE SPRINGS, CA - Greeting CA Senator Bob Archuleta at a breakfast in his honor were Indo American Cultural Society, V.P. Public Affairs, Yogi Patel and President Parimal Shah. Artesia Chamber of Commerce, along with seven other chambers that belong to the Gateway Chamber Alliance, co-hosted an event ‘A Breakfast with Senator Bob Archuleta.’
LOS ANGELES,CA – Officials are continuing to assess the damage caused by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake that rocked Southern California, sending tremors that could be felt in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and nearly 400 miles north in Sacramento. The quake on July 5 night caused fires, power outages and collapsed buildings. The powerful quake struck at around 8.20 p.m.
Consulate Workshop in SFO
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The Consulate General of India here celebrated International Yoga Day along with the Isha Foundation at the County Fair Building on June 16. A free holistic workshop designed by Isha founder Sadhguru saw yoga enthusiasts taking part in large numbers. Participants were taught yoga asanas, breathing methods and meditation.
NORWALK, CA – SAAHAS for Cause, a non-profit organization organized a talk on, “Hybrid Parenting: Being Indian, Being American” here at Sanatan Dharma Temple on May 25. SAAHAS for Cause has received grants from the Department of Mental Health to execute projects for prevention of mental health issues and enhancement of acculturation of South Asian immigrants by community collaborations.
IASH Celebrates Mother’s Day
NORWALK, CA - Indo-American Senior Heritage celebrated Mother’s day at Sanatan Dharma Temple, has on May18. President Jagdish Purohit and Vice President Dr Gunvant Mehta welcomed members Over 250 people attended the event and enjoyed the evening celebration. Board of members recognized five distinguished women and prominent community personalities for their dedication and valuable contribution in the area...
BY JACKI UENG
REDONDO BEACH,CA – The Jai Jagat show hosted by Manav Sadhna at the Performing Arts Center here on May 11 kept the audience mesmerized. The show opened with a group of 23 children from Grand View Elementary School Manhattan Beach who sang the “Earth Anthem”, accompanied by four children from the
CERRITOS,CA - Facility to promote and support athletics, physical education, and health services celebrated the grand opening of a new Health & Wellness Complex on April 8. The 76,000-square-foot facility is the campus’ first green-certified building through the bond construction program that meets sustainability requirements outlined by the U.S. Green Building Council. As a leader in sustainability, the Board of Trustees adopted a resolution...
Asia Society Names Discover, BuzzFeed, KPMG as the Best Employers for Asian Pacific Americans in 2019
NEW YORK, NY — Asia Society has named Discover Financial Services, Inc. as the “Overall Best Employer” for their efforts in promoting and developing Asian Pacific American (APA) talent, with recognition for “distinguished performance” given to the leading independent digital media company BuzzFeed and professional services firm KPMG LLP. Asia Society will present the awards to all the winning employers on May 15 in New York City...