Literature

    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 »

    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 »

    Music

    October 19, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    Chhandayan Center for Indian Music, 4 West 43rd Street, New York

    Barun Kumar Pal
    Barun Kumar Pal is admired all over the globe as a solo player, composer, dedicated Guru and a musician who renders his music from his soul in a spiritual level.
    “He is an outstanding Hansaveena artist of the north Indian classical music”
    – Pandit Ravi Shankar
    Pt. Barun Kumar Pal is one of the most reputed and prominent artists of India…. Read more »

    Music

    October 19, 2019 To October 20, 2019

    7:00 pm To 7:00 pm

    Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street, Brooklyn

    Ragas Live Festival 2019

    SATURDAY, OCT 19, 7PM – SUNDAY, OCT 20, 7PM
    DOORS AT 6:30PM

    TICKETS
    SATURDAY (7PM–7AM) ADVANCED: $30
    SATURDAY DAY-OF: $35
    SUNDAY (7AM–7PM) ADVANCED: $30
    SUNDAY DAY-OF: $35
    24-HOUR PASS ADVANCED: $50
    24-HOUR PASS DAY-OF: $60
    GENERAL ADMISSION

    CO-PRESENTERS
    NYC RADIO LIVEBROOKLYN RAGA MASSIVE

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    Ragas Live is an epic 24-hour,… Read more »

    Talk

    October 19, 2019 To October 20, 2019

    Hagop Kevorkian Center, 50 Washington Square S, New York

    The IAAC Literary Festival celebrates literature pertaining to the diverse culture and history of India. Authors of a wide variety of books and plays appear alongside their audience for signings, panels, conversations, readings and more. The festival accepts literary works in various genres so long as the content deals with any aspect of life on the Indian subcontinent…. Read more »

    Dance

    October 19, 2019

    7:00 pm To 11:00 pm

    Secaucus Recreation Center, 1200 Koelle Blvd, Secaucus, NJ

    Please join us for our annual Dandiya Dhamaka!
    For more information please email ics@indiancaucus.org
    Tickets will be $10 before Oct 12, otherwise $15
    Children under 5 are free… Read more »