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Diwali 2014 Bollywood Party – SF

diwalidraft2copy Our favorite festival of the year is here!! Diwali, the biggest and the brightest of all Indian festivals which literally illuminates the country with its brilliance, and dazzles all with its joy.
We plan to bring the same festive spirit to our event. Join us to celebrate this Diwali at Venue 550 in San Francisco. With fully decorated club, great music and never before seen 3D projections, this is a event you don’t want to miss.
Headlining the night would be one of the biggest Bollywood DJ from Mumbai, DJ Nawed Khan would be spinning the very best of Bollywood, Top 40 and House.

Dress Code: Ethnic Indian attire is encouraged!

Tickets: http://tickets.bombaylove.com/
*21+, Valid I.D required. Club rules apply. Ticket prices may increase at the door

Bottle Service: [email protected]

★★★ Attractions ★★★
Diwali theme decor
Decorative Diyas
Henna Designs (Limited)
3D Visual Effects
Diwali Sweets (Limited)
Fun Photobooth


A brand new upscale venue that’s just perfect for a neon night. Plush seating areas in a rustic yet chic setting providing an exclusive environment. 10000 watts of sound will make you dance along with intelligent lights through out the club. Check them out at http://www.venue550.com/

Exclusive Lucknowi kurtas for Women and Men

Gorgeous Lucknowi kurtas available in 100% Cotton, Georgette and mixed fabric. Different sizes & lengths available-short for wearing with jeans, medium and long for leggings, churidars, patialas or whatever you want to pair with. All pieces are hand-picked from suppliers. Very reasonably priced-all under $150. Men’s kurtas are in limited quantity, so please hurry!
Please email me directly or call at (510) 676-5204 to schedule an appointment.
Have a great festive season!

Diwali Fresh Sweets & Snacks from Grand Sweets

Thank you very much for overwhelming response of last year’s Diwali Sweets / Snacks. We are back again for this Diwali. We are taking Pre-Orders till 10/15/2014 for Sweets and Snacks. We have a special arrangements with Grand Sweets so we will get Fresh Sweets and Snacks on 10/20/2014. Please send email with quantity, Prefer location for pick up along with PH no to [email protected] so that we can reserve them for you. All Snacks/Sweets comes with 250 Gms packet. Snacks are just $5.99 and Sweets are $6.99. All Thokku / Mixes are 500 gms and it is just $7.99
Please note that the price mentioned above is for pickup from either in San Ramon or Pleasanton. For delivery to all West coast States we charge a minimal delivery charge.
Please feel free to Forward it to your Friends & Families.
Wish You and Your Family a Very Happy Diwali!

Diwali sweets shipped from Mumbai

This Diwali enjoy a variety of sweets and snacks shipped directly from Mumbai India. Visit the site to buy: http://www.zunati.com/diwali
All packs have a flat shipping fee of $15.00 only!
There are:
a) Traditional; prepared just like it has been done for so many years,
b) Baked; Prepared and baked in the oven rather than fried in oil
c) No Sugar added Mithai; Prepared with Natural Sugar from dry fruits with no additional sugar added.
So have your choice this year for Diwali and enjoy snacks and sweets from your home country. You can directly buy using your credit card and the faral will be delivered between the 18th and the 20th of October just before Diwali for a flat shipping fee of $15.00

FESTive BUZZaar in San Ramon Oct 4th 1pm-6pm

FESTive BUZZaar- One Stop Shop for Diwali & Karwachauth CelebrationFESTDate: Oct 4th, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Venue: Safari Kids, 500 Bollinger Canyon Way#10, San Ramon, CA 94582
Indulgence especially for Busy Women!
Stop & Shop & Enjoy free snacks sponsored by Chaat Bhavan!
Trendy and Traditional Salwar Suits, Kurtis, Saris and Lehengas by Ethnic Vastras!
Luxurious Jewelry by Elegant Trésorz!
Paintings & Art Work by Sangeetha Kamath, First Stroke
Buy Sweets & Snacks, Diwali Décor, Diyas and Rangoli
Special Discount for Makeup, Facial and Eyebrow Services onsite as well as bookings for festive season!
Henna and more!
Contact Deepika@ 408-472-0207 or Rupal @510-378-5816

FIA 2014 Diwali Mela in Pleasanton Fairgrounds Oct 25

Come, Join, and Celebrate Diwali – The festival of lights – Parade & Fireworks on October 25, 2014 Saturday – at Alameda County FairgroundsDiwali-Mela-2014-Pleasanton

Time: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
Raas Garba | Time: 12:00 midnight
4501 Pleasanton Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566

Every year this event showcases Indian culture and heritage through Mela (Fair), booths, dances and floats to mainstream Americans and the next generation.

Screening of selected movies from  “San Francisco Global Movie Fest” and awards celebrations will be included in this years 22nd Festival of India and Parade 2014 organized by FIA.
Hundreds of volunteers participate to cherish our values and entertain the attendees.
Through Health Fair, over 100 physicians and other health professionals give free testing and advice

  • There will be a host of Superstars, Dignitaries, Cricketers and Politicians as invited guests.
  • Free Health Fair including Medical Checkup, General checkup, Women’s Health, Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, Cholestrol, Dental , Stress Control and many other health related issues.
  • As in past years, thousands of Indo-Americans, Mainstream Americans and other ethnic communities are expected to attend the festival over a two day period.
  • Over 120 booths depicting art, crafts, literature, garments, jewelry, food, businesses and other resources.
  • Over 50 floats representing different states of India, Indian American community and businesses.
  • Festival theme is to promote diversity and democracy and build bridges between various communities.

Looking for Vendors

Looking for vendors for a Festive Event in San Ramon on Oct.4th,2014
Please contact Deepika at 408-472-0207 or email at [email protected]
or email Rupal at [email protected]

Vendors for:
Diwali decor ( Rangoli,diyas etc.)
Makeup Artist/Facials
Diwali goodies(Sweets/Snacks)
Bangles/Tikas and bindis
Painting and Art Work
Event Planner(Wedding & Birthday)


Diwali Celebration 2014 – Dublin John Green

Sunday, Nov 2 11:00a
John Green Elementary School – MPR Room
Dublin, CA
(This event has a fee)

Activities for Main event : Nov 2nd, 2014. ( 11 am – 4.00pm)
11 00 a.m. to 11:15 am – Ganesh Pooja
11:15 am to 11:30 am – Community Introduction
11:30 am to 12:15 pm – Talent Show

Ideas – Dances, Songs, Music, Essay, Skits of spiritual and cultural siginficance

12:15 pm to 1:00 pm – Lunch and social time
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm – Individual and Group Performances (Non Bollywood/Filmy Style)
Ramayan and Narakasura based activity course that inspires children with stories from Ramayanam
Cultural display and competition

Bring your items created during the neighborhood activities. These will be displayed. All participants will be able to add “likes” to the items. The likes will be tallied up for bragging rights.
A rangoli and art station. Interested participants can use flowers, colored rice, etc.

This event has a fee:
Ages 11 and above – $15.00
Ages 5 to 10014 – $10.00

Diwali Celebration 2014 – Dublin Indians – Donations are Welcome

Navarathri Sale & Pre order for Grand Sweets Snacks

Whish You All a Very Happy Navarathri. We have special sale going on @ iGroceryonthego. We are in the process of getting Grand Sweets items and accepting Pre-Orders for Grand Sweets. We accept pre-orders till Monday (Sep 22nd 2014) Please let us know if you need anything from this list or anything specific from Grand Sweets. Please send email with quantity to [email protected] so that we can reserve them for you and you can collect that weekend (Sep 27th onwards)

  • All Snacks/Sweets comes with 250 Gms packet and Price is just $5.99 and Sweets are $6.99
  • Please note that this is not for Home delivery. You need to pick up from either in San Ramon or Pleasanton. Please specify your preference location.
  • We do delivery all West Cost states with very minimal delivery charges. So, please feel free to Forward it to your Friends & Families.


Grand Sweets Powders/ Thokku Mixes
Puliyodharai Mix, Tomato Rice Mix, Ginger Mix, Onion Mix, Chettinadu Garlic Karakuzhambu, Kothamalli Mix, Gongura Rice Mix, Lemon Mix, Vathakuzhambu Mix, Pavakkai Mix, Nellikai (Amla) Mix, Venthaiya Keerai Mix, Pepper Rasam Pasted, Kadamba Mix., Pepper Kuzhambu, Puthina Mix, Brinjal Mix, Morkuzhambu Mix

Athirasam, Badhusa, Chandra Kala, Horlicks Mysorepauk, Laddu, Mysorepauk, Sonpadi flakes, Vella Seedai, Suryakala

Karaboondhi, Masalapori, Mutter, Omapodi, Pepper Vadai, Ribbon Pakoda, Seory Pakoda, Seedai, Seepu Seedai, Butter MurukKu, Hand Murukku, Mullu Murukku, Thattai, Kara Sev, Kambu Omapodi, Cholam Omapodi, Cholam Ribbon Pakkoda, Raagi Ribbon Pakkoda, Raagi Thenkuzhal, Banana Chips, Potato Chips, Pavakai Chips, Masala Chips, Needrankai Chips, Onion Pakoda, Cashewnut Pakoda, Cashewnut Pepper, Cashewnut Salt, Cashewnut Chilli, Masala Cashewnut

Please visit at http://www.iGroceryonthego.com for sale items.