Event Calendar

Exhibition

April 8, 2019 To November 3, 2019

The Met, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

Calligraphy is a key achievement of Islamic civilization and arguably the most characteristic expression of the Islamic spirit. Throughout the Islamic world, calligraphy embellishes the surfaces of objects large and small—from architecture to items of daily use—in styles that range from the elegant, refined, and eminently readable to the decorative, abstract,… Read more »

Exhibition

August 10, 2019 To August 20, 2020

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York

Exhibition Overview

Created between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries for the Rajput and Pahari courts of north India, the paintings in this exhibition capture the collective imagination of the Ramayana, an epic narrative composed by the Sanskrit poet Valmiki around the fifth century B.C. Accompanied by a number of textiles from across South Asia,… Read more »

Exhibition

September 10, 2019 To January 5, 2020

Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue, New York

The veneration of Lakshmi and imagery associated with the goddess have traveled across the world over many centuries together with the South Asian diaspora. Originally a personification of the earth and a fertility goddess within Hindu culture, Lakshmi came to be associated with the god Vishnu and developed into the beloved goddess of good fortune,… Read more »

Art, Exhibition

September 13, 2019 To October 27, 2019

DAG, Fuller, 41 E 57th St building suite 708, New York

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Dance

September 20, 2019 To October 19, 2019

Sportika, 150 Woodward Road, Manalapan, NJ

http://events.sulekha.com/p/indiahouse

Indo-American Religious and Cultural Center and Cultural Center of USA Inc. presents India House Navratri 2019!
Parth Oza – Mitali Mahant with team Saaz performing on:
September 20, Friday- 9PM
September 21, Saturday- 9PM
October 18, Friday- 7PM
October 19, Friday- 7PM
Piyush Sheth’s Swar Sarita performing on:
September 27, Friday- 7PM
September 28,… Read more »

Art, Exhibition

October 2, 2019 To October 26, 2019

AICON GALLERY, 35 Great Jones Street, New York

INAPPROPRIATED: THE TOY GANDHI
OCTOBER 2 – 26, 2019
IMAGES
PRESS RELEASE
ARTISTS
On the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, on October 2, 2019, Aicon Contemporary is pleased to open “Inappropriated: The Toy Gandhi”,a solo exhibit by the Kolkata based sculptor Debanjan Roy…. Read more »

Art

October 4, 2019 To October 20, 2019

Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing

The illustrations in “Bari,” which means home in Bangla, employ centuries old storytelling devices once used to regale the court with tales of the most powerful among them. But here, the pages explicitly lay out the kind of stories that have been encouraged to stay private, realities to be glossed over at best…. Read more »

Comedy

October 18, 2019

7:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Saanjh Indian Cuisine 304 Georges Road, South Brunswick Township, NJ

It is said, “Laughter is Fireworks of the Soul”. Come with your friends to celebrate our own inspiring Zarna Garg aka @funnybrownmom, a favorite New York City mother, screenwriter and a popular woman stand-up comic.
“When women support each other, incredible things happen”. Our intention is to create an evening which will be fun but we also hope to inspire,… Read more »

Talk

October 18, 2019

7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

112 W 27th St Ste 600, New York

Two of the contenders vying for the hearts, minds, bandwidths, and pocketbooks of the world’s consumers of popular are India and South Korea. “Bollywood” and “Hallyu” are increasingly competing with “Hollywood”―either replacing it or filling a void in places where it never held sway.
Pop Empires connects films, music, television serials,… Read more »

October 18, 2019 To October 19, 2019

9:00 pm To 2:00 am

Kashi, 343 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/diwali-dance-party-usa-tickets-77210678217?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Special performance by DJ Kucha, NYC’s Original Mix master. Disco, 80s, Top 50, Bollywood.
21 and over: Dress to Impress.
Free to Public on Guestlist – just text your name and email to 917-859-6000… Read more »

Vocals

October 18, 2019

9:00 pm

Cure Insurance Arena, 81 Hamilton Ave, Trenton, NJ

Rehan Siddiqi presents
Junoon Live in Concert – New Jersey
 
Junoon is a Sufi rock band from Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, and Tappan, New York, formed in 1990. The band is directed by founder, lead guitarist and songwriter, Salman Ahmad, who was soon joined by keyboardist Nusrat Hussain, bass guitarist Brian O’Connell and vocalist Ali Azmat…. Read more »