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Monday, January 18, 2021

Articles by Usha Ramanujam Arvind

On the complex symbolism and mystique of the Aarati

Among the numerous Hindu rituals there is perhaps none more well-known than the aarati ceremony, be it at the temple or for the personal deity (ishta...

Pink saris for bowel cancer screening

Through innovative community events and social media campaigns, Pink Sari Inc. has fired the imagination of the South Asian population in NSW. In doing...

Nine-year-old dancer shows all the markings of a dance prodigy

All the world’s a stage, believes Sagarika Venkat, who is determined to be one of its rising stars with her dance. Doubly blessed to have...

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Mahalingam Sinnathamby, AM

In the early nineties, an enterprising property developer purchased 2860 hectares of bushland near Brisbane that had been beset by planning problems. He set...

A Bharatnatyam performance, classical Indian dance and its power to heal

Sanjana Chandawarkar’s Bharatanatyam journey began in Bombay as a five year old. When her family moved to Sydney, she continued her tutelage under guru Hamsa...

"Your bowel matters," says Pink Sari with its incredible new initiative

They are a winning combination and they are determined to replicate their recent success with other equally empowering missions. After dispelling the shame and stigma...

Australia Day Honours: Dr Jaswinder Singh Samra, OAM

Sydney’s Dr JASWINDER SINGH SAMRA is awarded OAM for service to medicine as a pancreatic specialist

Australia Day Honours: Dr Sujon Kumar Purkayastha, OAM

Sydney’s Dr SUJON KUMAR PURKAYASTHA is awarded OAM for service to medicine as an obstetrician and gynaecologist
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