Archive for the 'Music' Category

15
Sep
09

Aapravasi Ghat

The Aapravasi Ghat Trust Fund was set up by an Act of Parliament in 2001 with the main objectives to establish and promote Aapravasi Ghat as a national, regional and international memorial site, set a museum at Aapravasi Ghat, create public awareness in the history of the site and depict the arrival, settlement and evolution of the immigrants in Mauritius. It also has to identify and acquire sites, buildings and structures linked with the history of the arrival of immigrants and promote the social and cultural aspects of Aapravasi Ghat.

02
Sep
08

Indians Overseas

Indians Overseas

By

P. Jodanda Rao- 1944

Is a senior member of the Servants of India Society. This speech and
paper comes out of his travels in countries where Indians had settled. This paper provides an interesting insight into contemporary 1940’s Indians views on Diasporic Indian communities.

30
Jul
08

Filmi- very Filmi: The influence of popular Indian film in shaping cultural and social identity of Diasporic community of South African Indians

Filmi- very Filmi: The influence of popular Indian film in shaping cultural and social identity of Diasporic community of South African Indians

By

Vashna Jagarnath