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When You Tickle the Funnybone in Hindi, it Just Feels More Hilarious!

When You Tickle the Funnybone in Hindi, it Just Feels More Hilarious!

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: This 11th annual Hasya Kavi Sammelan (Laughing Poet’s Society) organized, once again, by the local chapter of the International Hindi Association in conjunction with the India Culture Center was held again this year at India House on Sunday, April 22 in the late afternoon at 4:30, starting with a tea and […]

Hindi Sonnets of Love for the Matrubhoomi (Motherland)

Hindi Sonnets of Love for the Matrubhoomi (Motherland)

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: For those who have been brought up in the culture and shared in the traditions and festivals that shaped them, there is nothing short of love for the country that nurtured them. This is especially true of a culture that values its language and is known for the warmth of its […]

Betwixt the Twists & Turns of the Rhymes in Hindi Poetry

Betwixt the Twists & Turns of the Rhymes in Hindi Poetry

By Jawahar Malhotra SUGAR LAND: It was two nights before puran mashi – the full moon – and in this crowd of people who had come to listen to Hindi poetry, it was only fitting that dinner be served on the outside deck of Madras Pavilion in Sugar Land, by the edge of the lake […]

IHA Convention in Dallas Proclaims Unity of Hindi Speakers

IHA Convention in Dallas Proclaims  Unity of Hindi Speakers

DALLAS: The International Hindi Association held its 18th Biennial Convention & Virat Kavi Sammelan in Dallas over the weekend of September 8 & 9 at the Hotel Carrollton Convention Center at the Marriot Courtyard Hotel. The two-day convention, themed as ‘Hindi – Definition of Indian Unity’, was attended by over 900 guests from all over […]

Take You for a Walk Down the Runway at Jaz Creationz

Take You for a Walk Down the Runway at Jaz Creationz

By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: A few years back, during the Vaisakhi program at the Cullen Auditorium that she had coordinated for the Punjabi Society of Houston, Jasmeeta Singh created quite a stir by producing one of the best choreographed fashion shows the desi community had ever seen. It was set to a blend of music […]

Hindi Poetry, Songs of Love Serenade IHA/ICC Valentine’s Party

Hindi Poetry, Songs of Love Serenade IHA/ICC Valentine’s Party

  By Jawahar Malhotra HOUSTON: IHA/ICC: Sometimes it’s hard to tell the two groups apart as many of their board members are the same and they seem to have a jolly good time working together, whichever the venue. It’s a seamless fit and if there’s any friction, the cheerful interaction of a few key individuals […]

Shaam E Ghazal: An Evening of Poetry

Shaam E Ghazal: An Evening of Poetry

HOUSTON: International Hindi Association, Houston Chapter (IHA) and India Culture Center (ICC) proudly presents on Friday February 10, an evening filled of joy, entertainment and love by our own Houstonian Nausha Asrar and Archana Panda from California.  This wonderful duo of poets will take you to a new height with their soft, passionate and absorbing Ghazals. In addition to […]

Evening of Color, Words & Poetry in Hindi

Evening of Color, Words & Poetry in Hindi

By Swapan Dhairyawan HOUSTON: International Hindi Association Houston Chapter (IHA) partnered with India Culture Center (ICC) and Jain Vishwa Bharati Preksha Center (JVB) on March 1, Sunday and held its Annual local talent event at the JVB Center. In the serene premises and extremely pleasant weather on Sunday, IHA held its Holi ke Hindi Bol […]

Come, Bask in the Warmth of Hindi, Kuan ke Hum Hain Hindustani!

Come, Bask in the Warmth of Hindi, Kuan ke Hum Hain Hindustani!

By Jawahar Malhotra SUGAR LAND: For the past three years, if it’s the first Friday in December, then it has to be the Kavita ki Shaam get together at the Madras Pavillion restaurant in Sugar Land, organized by the Houston chapter of the International Hindi Association, in collaboration with the India Culture Center. This past […]