October 2009

Desh Videsh October 2009 – Cover Story

Indian Festivals - Going Global, Getting Popular

Indian Festivals – Going Global, Getting Popular

India is a land of varied culture, customs and heritage – where in almost each of the states, one can find a separate cultural identity. No wonder, that for a country so vast and diverse, the number of cultural and religious festivals are also quite numerous. However, certain festivals like Holi, Durga Pujas, Navratri and Diwali, are celebrated by one …


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Bridal Expo

MyShadi Bridal Expo Orlando 2009

MyShadi Bridal Expo Orlando 2009

Eighteen thousand square feet of pure, unadulterated wedding bling! That is how one would describe the latest MyShadi Bridal Expo hosted by Desh Videsh. The spectacular event, which took place on Sunday, September 13th at the Wyndham Orlando Resort, garnered an attendance of over fifteen hundred people who came to visit over sixty different vendors of wedding goods and services. …


Bollywood Today

Bollywood Today

Toronto Film Festival to have strong Indian presence The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), starting mid September, will have a strong Indian presence. Two mainstream Bollywood films, Dil Bole Hadippa and What’s Your Rashee? will have their world premieres, and Dilip Mehta’s Cooking With Stella has been selected for a screening in the prestigious Gala section. The Toronto International Film …