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Spectacular Wedding Highlights the Malani Creative Touch, Eye for Detail

Spectacular Wedding Highlights the Malani Creative Touch, Eye for Detail

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: The Save-the-Date card that came in late summer hinted at the creative flair behind the wedding that it gave notice of – the engaged couple in front of the River Oaks Theatre on West Gray, he had slung her over his shoulder and the marquee proclaimed the details: Dilwale Dulhaniya Le […]

Houston Sikh Community Profiles

Houston Sikh Community Profiles

Harjit Singh Galhotra, one of the well known members of the Sikh community originally hails from Ludhiana, Punjab. He is an engineer by profession but as job opportunities in India were not very promising, he decided to move to America to, as he says “fulfill the American Dream” in 1977.  He joined Dresser Industries as […]

Bhai Daya Singh: An Inspiring Life Journey

Bhai Daya Singh: An Inspiring Life Journey

By Bhupinder Singh Bhai Daya Singh was the first to offer his head when Guru Gobind Singh Ji asked for a head on the momentous occasion of the creation of Khalsa during the Baisakhi of 1699. While others were scared, shocked and surprised, he had the fortitude to offer his head. Since that time he […]

Celebrations of Aagman Purab of Sahib Sri Guru Gobind Singh Jee at Sikh Center of Gulf Coast Area

Celebrations of Aagman Purab of Sahib Sri Guru Gobind Singh Jee  at Sikh Center of Gulf Coast Area

Guru Gobind Singh Sahib was born on January 5, 1666, in Patna, Bihar, India. He was the tenth and last of the ten human form Gurus of Sikhism. He became Guru on November 24, 1675 at the age of nine, following in the footsteps of his father Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib. Before Guru Sahib left […]

Gujarati Samaj of Houston Celebrates New Year

Gujarati Samaj of Houston Celebrates New Year

HOUSTON: On December 31,  Gujarati Samaj of Houston (GSH) had their New Year Eve party at Brenda’s Reception Hall on Beechnut.  More than 200 people attended this New Year Dhamaka celebration, which had from 1 year old to Senior citizens dancing to the live band from India named Music Masti.   This year’s ticket price […]

Indo-Americans Welcome Hindi in Texas School District

Indo-Americans Welcome Hindi  in Texas School District

By Suri Swamy CHICAGO: Indian Americans in  Texas and across USA have expressed joy and happiness  that a school in Texas has announced plans to introduce teaching of Hindi language  in  its curriculum and  they hope that this serves as a model example for many other schools in the country to follow.   Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent […]

Chicago Vedic Day Care Center Celebrates Christmas and Gita Jayanti

Chicago Vedic Day Care Center Celebrates Christmas and Gita Jayanti

By Nand Kapoor IAN Chicago Correspondent CHICAGO: Chicago based one of its kind  Vedic Day Care Center celebrated its annual Christmas function last week. About 100 people attended the function. The occasion was celebrated with various performances by the children of the day care. The children sang devotional songs, Christmas carols, and performed a drama […]

Grand Srimad Bhagavata Mahotsavam Celebrated at Namadwaar

Grand Srimad Bhagavata Mahotsavam Celebrated at Namadwaar

MANVEL, TX: For eight whole days, devotees at Namadwaar in Manvel, TX were lost in a completely different world of singing and celebrating Lord Sri Krishna, totally oblivious of the rest of the world. Srimad Bhagavata Saptaha Mahotsavam 2012, held from Dec 21 to 28, was indeed a grand celebration and an experience that will […]

Citizens, Victoria Doctors End Lawsuit with an $8 Million Settlement

Citizens, Victoria Doctors End Lawsuit with an $8 Million Settlement

VICTORIA: Federal District Judge Gregg Costa on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 signed the order to dismiss a three-year lawsuit between Citizens Medical Center and three cardiologists after both sides reached a negotiated settlement. The specific terms of the settlement include the hospital and the hospital’s insurance company paying $8 million to the cardiologists. In addition, […]

HGH Announces an Advisory Board and Activities for 2013

HGH Announces an Advisory Board and Activities for 2013

HOUSTON: Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) took a major step in consolidating its status as an organization which speaks for all Hindus in the region by naming an Board of Advisors comprised of activists with solid credentials of community service and a stellar track record of leadership within their organizations.   The announcement was made […]

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