SEF Dandiya 2017 Pleasanton – Sep 30

Sankara Eye Foundation presents fund raiser event SEF Dandiya 2017 Pleasanton on Sep 30 at Pleasanton Middle School (PMS) Gym from 7 to 11:00 PM.
Admission is $20, Dandia sticks are sold separately for $6.
The goal for SEF, USA is to support the service provider, SEF, India and raise funds for surgeries as well as capital funds to build super specialty eye-care hospitals across India.

Kathak and Bharatnatyam Classes in Dublin

DanceOnRhythm introducing  Kathak, Fusion Bharatnatyam and Garba/Dandia Classes in Dublin, CA.
– Kathak (Lucknow Gharana); starting from September 8th
Kathak is one of the eight major forms of Indian classical dance. Kathak evolves during the bhakti movements, particularly by incorporating the childhood stories of the God Krishna. Emphasizes rhythmic foot movements adorned with ghungroo and the movement harmonized to the music, The Lucknow style is more about various facial expression and emphasizing acting.
– Bharatnatyam (Fusion); starting from September 10th
This is a special beginner introductory class designed for 5-9. Children will be exposed to the basic components of Bharatanatyam (music, rhythm and expression) without having to adhere to its strict routine. The focus of this class is to engage, entertain and stimulate young children in a happy and effective way. As we will keep the flexibility of adding other styles of dance (from different regions of India) and versatility in music and songs it will be a unique experience for all.
– Garba Workshop (4 Weeks, Sundays) from September 17th
For sign up call Archana @ 5109900242

The Art of Living Happiness Program (October 6-8, 2017)

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The Art of Living Happiness Program

Present moment is not linear, it is spherical. It is both vast and deep.  When you go deep in meditation, you experience this, and you realize that everything is in this moment only. – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
The Art of Living Happiness Program teaches practical tools and techniques that boost mindfulness by making it easy for us to live in the present moment. Come, join us the weekend of October 6-8 and make it your own experience!
Register at tiny.cc/Happiness-Oct6-8
Speaker Bio:
Sweta Patt holds an MBA in Global Business and Marketing and is an accomplished technology architect serving The United Nations, Kaiser Permanente and other multinational, global clients since 1998. A doting mother and loving wife, Sweta is also passionate about hiking, biking and classical dance. She teaches the Art of Living Happiness Program to serve her community and share the secrets of breath and benefits of mindfulness and meditation.
She derives her inspiration to empower others from her teacher, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, and is dedicated to sharing his vision of creating stress-free, violence-free societies by working at the individual level.

Looking for someone to drop off

We are looking for someone to help our family for about 2 hours in the morning with drop off to local elementary school (5 minute drive) and home based day care (10 minutes drive). From 7.30AM to 9:30 AM – after drop offs are done, come back and help with small household chores. Clean driving record is a must! Fun with children a huge plus! Please contact back with your information.

Beautiful Indian Jewelry for less

Have some beautiful Indian jewelry for sale ranging from $5 to $15. With a bunch of Indian festivals around the corner, these are just perfect for any occasion.
Have some ready-made Rangoli too. They’re $10 to $15 each.
Perfect for Diwali, dasshera (dasera), Dandiya (Dandia) or any Indian festival or puja.
Please email me at akakpost…@g…com if you would like to see pictures or stop by and take a look at the collection.

Indian Ethnic Clothing Options for Festive Season

Navratri, marked with dances such as dandiya and garba begins on September 21 and ends on September 29, and the 10th day will be celebrated as Dussehra. Plenty of ghagra and other ethnic skirt options, jewerly, bracelets,  and other new styles available for festive dance season. Please make your selections online, make an appointment, and pick up locally in Dublin.  Avail of 10% off when you mention this ad. Check out at www.thelittlebazaar.com or contact/text 408/375-6353 or email dish…@t…com

Pushpanjali Bharatnatyam Dance Academy Dublin

pushpanjali-dance-academy-bharatnatyam-classes-in-Dublin-CAGuru. Meena Logan is conducting Bharatnatyam (south Indian classical) dance lessons for all levels in the San Ramon/Dublin/Pleasanton/Danville neighborhood. Founded in 1996, Pushpanjali Dance academy recently celebrated 20 years of excellence and the 41st student Arangetram.
Guru Meena Logan, was trained by her aunt and first lady nattuvanar, Smt. K. J Sarasa. With her rigorous training, extensive experience and passion for the art form is now looking to spread her teachings in the Trivalley area.
Where: Taal Dance Studio
E 6715 Dublin Blvd Dublin CA
Time: Sundays 4pm – 6pm
Please contact Guru Meena for details 408.241.5717 meenaloga…@p…com
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2bd+2bath available for rent in Elan at Dublin Station

Nice 1100 sq ft 2 bed 2 bath ground floor unit with separate dining area.
– Opens up to a huge private patio facing the courtyard.
– Freshly painted, new carpets and fans in living area and bedrooms. – Refrigerator and Washer/dryer included.
– Walking distance from BART
– Well maintained community with gym and party area.
Conditions for renting:
– 1 month rent as security deposit
– Credit check required
– Verifiable income (W2/pay stubs/1099)
– No pets allowed
– Minimum 9 month lease
– Rent includes water, trash, gas. Tenant pays for only electricity
– Available immediately

Music Workshop – Indian Vocal

Institute of Indian Music Bay Area in affiliation with Sarbabharatiya Sangeet-O-Sankskriti Parishad (SSSP) is organizing a workshop of Indian Vocal music. It will be conducted by eminent singer, performer and trainer from Kolkata – Sri Alak Roy Choudhury.
For more info on Sri Alak Roy Choudhury
http://alokeroychoudhury.com/adver/104911.html
https://www.facebook.com/alak.roychoudhury
Date: Fri, 06-Oct-2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. PST
Venue: Dublin, CA, 94568
Workshop will include:
1. Voice training tips
2. Breathing techniques to enhance vocal range and effortless singing
3. Songs (Bhajan, Some popular old Bollywood Hindi songs for kids, Hindi translated Rabindrasangeet) < Lyrics of the songs will be provided to the participants as printouts to facilitate easy learning
4. General guidance and Q&A on Indian vocal music and training
Fees: $50 per attendee. For kids 1 parent may accompany and attend the workshop as audience
Contact for Registration:
Subhasree Ghosh, subhasree.ghos…@g…com, Mobile/Whatsapp: 623 692 8183