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डिवाइड एंड रूल (Divide and Rule – Benefits of Displacement)

This is actually an Indian poem/joke on the harm that ‘divide and rule’ policy has caused. From anthropological point of view, it is actually about displacement. How easily people lose perspective as soon as they start ‘earning money’ in currency in exchange for anything they do! This happens not only in India but right here at home wherever you might be. ...

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राज़दार (Raazdar)

     राज़दार छुपा कर राज़दार ज़ख़्म सीने में ख़ामोश रहे लब मेरे परेशां हूँ आँखों ने सब कह ही दिया मेरी तबाही की लकीरें थी मेरे ही हाथों में बुझ गए मोहब्बत के चिराग मेरे हाथों से हैरान हूँ अब परिंदों ने भी छोड़ ही दिया शिकवा कर भी नहीं सकता तक़दीर से दोस्त ने ही बेवफाई इलज़ाम सरे ...

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Women’s Day Celebrated by Naach Bollywood – Hosted by Ambica Sharma, Bollywood Dance Instructor

Ambica Sharma (Dance Instructor at Naach Bollywood) with her student, Ipsita

Women’s Day Celebrated by Naach Bollywood Hosted by Ambica Sharma, Bollywood Dance Instructor March 24, 2018, Montreal – Montreal’s Bollywood lovers enjoyed celebrating women with some Bollywood masala. Ambica Sharma, the dance instructor of Naach Bollywood, organized an amazing program of dances, singing and poetry. Ambica Sharma welcomed the guests. A chart was placed by the entrance where everyone could ...

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Poetry in Hindi – शेयरो शायरी – कुछ तुम कहो कुछ हम कहें

An Evening

शेयरो शायरी – कुछ तुम कहो कुछ हम कहें    हद-ए-शहर से निकली तो गांव-गांव चली। कुछ यादें मेरे संग पांव-पांव चली। सफ़र जो धूप का किया तो तजुर्बा हुआ। वो ज़िंदगी ही क्या जो छांव-छांव चली। ए बुरे वक़त ! ज़रा अदब से पेश आ !! वक़्त ही कितना लगता है वक़्त बदलने में… मिली थी ज़िंदगी, किसी के ...

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Diwali

Diwali

Diwali Diwali aye Diwali aye Diwali aye re Diye jaga kar Khushiyan mana kar Hum ne Manie re Diwali aye, Diwali aye, Diwali aye re Rang birange kapde phen kar Taja swadist biyanjan le Kar Pooja ki thali sajie re Ik dusre ko de Badhai re Diwali aye, Diwali aye, Diwali aye re Gile sikve peche chode kar Purane khate ...

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2017 GGBooks winners announced – Provocative, poetic, original: 14 books that will be on every reading list this year

CHERIE DIMALINE 2017 - GGBooks winner

2017 GGBooks winners announced Provocative, poetic, original: 14 books that will be on every reading list this year Ottawa, November 1, 2017 – The Canada Council for the Arts today announced the winners of the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Awards. From 70 finalists, the peer assessors have chosen 14 outstanding winning titles in English and French. With new work by established authors, illustrators ...

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Commenting on Bollywood movie – ‘The Cinema Travellers’

The Cinema Travellers - A Masterpiece

Commenting on Bollywood movie –  ‘The Cinema Travellers’ ‘The Cinema Travellers’, the debute Bollywood movie presented by Kabir Centre, Montreal on October 27, 2917 as part of the South-Asian Film Festival 2017. The movie was shown at the Theater in Concordia University. Mr. T. K. Raghunathan, president of Kabir Cultural Centre, was also the main organizer. Click here for the ...

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An Evening of Scintillating North Indian Music Sandip Chatterjee on Santoor accompanied by Subhajyoti Guha on Tabla

Santoor player Sandip Chatterjee & Tabla maestro Subhajyoti Guha

An Evening of Scintillating North Indian Music Sandip Chatterjee on Santoor accompanied by Subhajyoti Guha on Tabla presented by the Kabir Cultural Centre October 14, 2017, Montreal – Sparkling Santoor played by Sandip Chatterjee accompanied by Subhajyoti Guha was simply enthralling. Two great artists performing together were greatly enjoyed by the audience. Needless to say the concert was a great ...

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Bharat Times Poetry Reading

Bharat Times Poetry Reading on August 15, 2017

Bharat Times Poetry Reading Poets are cordially invited to attend Bharat Times Poetry Reading in English & Hindi-Urdu-Punjabi. Poets are to read their own original poetry. Date – Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Time – 6pm Venue – Bharat Times office in Laval, QC Happy 70th Anniversary of India’s Independence Day! Enjoy a great evening of poetry and dinner. Please confirm ...

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Author Stephen Gill from Cornwall Honored on Canada’s 150th Anniversary

Stephen Gill honored at Canada's 150th Anniversary

Author Stephen Gill Honored in Cornwall on Canada’s 150th Anniversary Author Stephen Gill from Cornwall, Ontario is an India-born Canadian novelist as well as poet, literary critic and essayist. He was honored on July 1st at the Canada Day Celebrations with the SDSG Canada 150 Service Award by the Honorable Guy Lauzon, a member of Canadian parliament, who has been representing the counties of Stormont, ...

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