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.
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...
By a Staff Reporter
EL MONTE,CA -The Gujarati Society of Southern California Youth Chapter held their inaugural Holi event, ‘Holi Hai 2019,’ on March 24 at the Whittier Narrows Recreation Park, here. The celebration kicked off at noon with DJ Pratik from Fusion Sounds playing Holi classics from Bollywood. With over 600 pre-registrations and 200 walk-ins,
ARTESIA,CA – An interfaith vigil for peace and tolerance was held at the Veterans’. Memorial in front of the Albert O. Little Community Center at Artesia Park on Mar 21 evening. Many members of the community joined Mayor Tony Lima, City Councilmembers Ali Taj, Melissa Ramoso, and Rene Trevino, and faith leaders in reflecting and honoring victims of recent tragedies that have targeted people of many faiths around the world,
IRVINE,CA - The Orange County Indian Women Association led by Dr. Seema Choudhary, organized their annual International Women’s Day celebrations on March 8 at Dave & Busters here. Purple was in the air as women gathered together to celebrate, collaborate and network. The evening saw some eminent speaker on the dais sharing stories of grit and courage, ambition and achievement, family and life.
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NORWALK,CA - Youth Leadership Conference 2019 organized by Excel Foundation on March 9, at Shree Pashupatinath Foundation here attracted many youth participants. Almost 55 children and youth took to stage to display their talents in pubic speaking, debating, dance, singing, among others. Sarumathi Sivakumaran...
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CERRITOS,CA - Cerritos College celebrated the groundbreaking of the new Performing Arts Center with a ceremony on March 6. The Cerritos College President Dr. Jose Fierro and Parimal Shah , President Of Artesia Chamber of Commerce were present. The $80-million project is funded by Measure G Bond dollars and