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Namaste !! Welcome to India !!!  These are the first words you hear as you are greeted by your friends, relatives or Hosts on your arrival in India  !!!  Have you ever dreamt of visiting India ?  Had or have a Indian Partner, friend or a Neighbour ?  Do you use Indian spices in your cooking and or have tried delicious Indian Food ? Are you of Indian Heritage, but have never visited India, yet speak some Indian Languages ?  Danced on Indian Bollywood tunes and enjoy Bollywood Movies ?  Do you love to watch international cricket , soccer matches ?  Would you like to listen to the sweet melody and ragas of Indian music ? This is a cultural group to explore and know about Indian culture. With our deep passion of cooking, dancing and making new friends, here is our small initiative to start this group for everyone ( any nationality ) who wish to experience true colors and flavors of unique Indian culture and its diversity. We promote a holistic,sustainable and an authentic lifestyle. 

Please note that this is a non-partisan group with no religious or political affiliation or agenda whatsoever. The group's purpose is to cross the cultural divide , cut through stereotypes, enable and  promote a multi-cultural understanding and  foster friendships in a fun environment.  Take "  The hundred foot journey " with us.......then only..........The Journey of a Thousand Miles will be more appealing, simpler and beautiful........

A note especially for  Outdoor Events - You are responsible for your own safety and well-being. !! Ultimately, you are the leader of your own adventure experience. Know your own capabilities, as any participation in group events is “at your own risk”. By signing up for an event, you agree to take responsibility for yourself and any guest(s) you may bring. Adult Guests pay $5 per event. There are no “liability waivers” or other written agreements to sign. By signing up for an event, you agree to forgo the right to exercise legal action in the event that you and/or your guest(s) are injured at one of the events. 

Feedback is welcome on a on-going basis for any events - past or posted. This helps us to make this Group - more vibrant, healthy and transparent.  


We will give you the taste of every part of Indian culture :

* Learn and eat authentic home-cooked Indian Food from different parts of India & the World - All Vegetarian and Vegan Dishes.

* Learn Bollywood moves and dance on Indian / Indian Fusion music ( good fun and exercise )

* Enjoy Bollywood Movies from an International perspective

* Experience and attend different Indian Festivals across the United States and locally.

* Travel to various parts of India with an Personal Guide / Interpreter

*  Learn and practice Yoga/Meditation with Yoga Teachers at our beautiful Parks 

*  Participate and Learn at our Vegetarian/Vegan Cooking Classes and make healthy eating

   part of your life. 


This Group is a gateway to the Arts,History & culture of South East Asia.......Let's meet, make new friends, and have lots of fun together.........

Please post a current, forward-facing photo of yourself only , disclose your full name , as a professional courtesy to all members. This is a mandatory requirement  for all members.  Please do keep your RSVP updated at all times. This helps in event planning and logistics. 

Namaste and Welcome to our Group......... 


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