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What’s On this weekend in Melbourne’s Indian community

Movies, music, arts and events that are happening in Melbourne's Indian community this month!
Autism.Indian Link

Are you an autism parent? Arm yourself with knowledge

I met Veena at an autism workshop for parents from Sydney’s Indian community. It was conducted by Positive Partnerships, a national project funded by the Australian Government to support school-aged children on the autism...
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Celebrating Girish Karnad: Sydney tribute brings together arts lovers

“Girish Karnad was a man of versatile talents which were not limited to acting as the hero in the movie Samskara,” Tom Cowan told a Sydney gathering recently. He has known Girish Karnad since 1970...
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A MasterChef tadka in this special Urban Tadka meal

It was a completely different menu at Urban Tadka on a weeknight recently. The vibe was completely MasterChef. Actually, the much loved and easily recognised theme music from the popular TV show, played out a...
Yoga.Indian Link

How Adelaide celebrated International Day of Yoga

As Adelaide marked the International Day of Yoga this year on 21 June, the sun was clement and showed up for most of the day. You might or might not know that the sun has...
Yoga6.Indian Link

How Melbourne celebrated International Day of Yoga (in pics)

Last Friday, the world celebrated the 5th International Day of Yoga (IDY) with plenty of gusto and enthusiasm. When we think about the origins of yoga, we envision sadhus and yogis on Himalayan peaks and...
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Community member campaigns for Doonside Railway station

“Sydney Metro that connects Western Sydney with Chatswood has commenced action recently. Almost all the stations in the old train lines to Penrith and Richmond have been refurbished. However, there is one station that...
Ashram3.Indian Link

MA Centre (Australia) Foundation presents inaugural awards

The Queen was not the only matriarch acknowledging service to the community through her honours this month. Amma’s Ashram in Carrum Downs celebrated a multicultural event recently, acknowledging the service of community leaders Chidambaram...
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Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: Prof Winita Hardikar, AM

As a junior doctor interested in gastroenterology and liver disease many years ago in Melbourne, Winita Hardikar found a young family in her care. Their baby suffered from biliary atresia, a rare disease of...

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019: The Indian-origin AM and OAM recipients

Indian Link in conversation with the Indian-origin recipients of the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) and Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) awards at the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours. Melbourne's Prof. Jayashri...