February 2011

Desh Videsh February 2011 – Cover Story
TLC for a weak heart

TLC for a weak heart – By Paromita Chatterjee (www.flavorsoflandour.com)

I remember my mother used to cook such delicious food that we used to look forward to every meal. But one day, it all changed. The day my father came back from the hospital after his first heart attack, we realized things wouldn’t be the same again. Our lifestyles underwent a 180 degrees change as cooking styles and eating habits …

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Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award Samman Award 2011

Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award Samman Award 2011 – Lovejeet Alexander

Honoring the Indian diaspora with the title – Knowledge Diaspora of the world, President Pratibha Patil conferred fourteen individuals and an organization with India’s highest award for overseas Indians. India’s annual convention aimed at connecting with its 27 million strong diaspora, spread in over 150 countries, concluded with President Pratibha Devisingh Patil honoring 14 individuals and an organization with the …

Education
Bal Vikas

Bal Vikas

To view more additional Bal Vikas news or to submit Bal Vikas news to be published in the next issue of Desh-Videsh, visit deshvidesh.com/balvikas/ What a New Year means to me – By Malika Jain A New Year has a very special meaning for me and my family. My New Year resolution is to make sure that I have enough …

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Third Battle of Panipat

Third Battle of Panipat

January 14th is the day of Pride for all Hindus all over the world !! The greatest battle recorded in history was Panipat III war on 14th Jan 1761. The Hindus (Maraathaas) fought the war with the Islamic Afghans (Ahmed Shah Abdaali was leading them) at PaniPat (Haryana) on this very day 250 Years ago !! Maraathaas were the supreme …

Hinduism News
Who am I?

Who am I?

Author by Shruti Patel Can you imagine getting a wake up call at 6 am, being in school for seven hours, staying after for clubs or SAT classes for two more, and coming home to do hours of assignments that stack high enough to give you a 36 hour record of no sleep? What about following this typical schedule by …

Incredible Indians
Padma Atluri

Padma Atluri

TV writer Padma Atluri (90210) died on Saturday night from leiomyosarcoma, a rare form of cancer. She was 39. She started her career as an assistant in the current department at Fox. In 1999, she joined HBO as manager of Awards & Festivals, a position she held for seven years. She landed a gig on ABC’s dramedy Men in Trees, …

Bollywood
Idea Filmfare Awards 2011

Idea Filmfare Awards 2011

The Filmfare Awards each year showcases a Who’s Who of top Bollywood films and their legendary stars – along with new and aspiring actors, actresses, and film directors. Since its launch in 1952, Filmfare Magazine has kept audiences up-to-date with the latest news and pictures from the Hindi film scene. Over the years, it has evolved into a complete entertainment …

Desi TV
Desi TV Duniya

Desi TV Duniya

Bigg Boss House Filled with Celebrations and Provocations Just as the members of the Bigg Boss family leave the house with every progressing week, the inmates are getting more restless, and quite unnerved at how they will spend the next few days in confinement. Big Boss is doing his bit by throwing in some celebrations for Christmas and New Year, …

Bollywood
Bollywood Today

Bollywood Today

Deepika Buys Dream House, Shares Space with Lord GaneshaDeepika has found a good way to put her hard earned money to good use, and has made a sound investment. Deepika chose to put her money in real estate, investing a whopping 16 crores into a flat located at Worli. The flat, which is on the higher floors of one of …

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The Conscious Parent

The Conscious Parent – – Dr. Shefali Tsabary

About the Author Shefali Tsabary, Ph.D., received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Columbia University, New York. Dr. Tsabary was exposed to Eastern philosophy at an early age and integrates its teachings with Western psychology. It is this blend of East and West that allows her to reach a global audience, and establishes her as one of a kind in …