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Auto Wallahs- The Other Side of the Story!

“Rickshaw! Rickshaw!” – This word is probably uttered a record number of times every day in this city. And about fifty percent of the time people are left muttering abuses to the rickshaw drivers who can leave you stranded when … Continue reading

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Ganesh Chaturthi

Lord Ganesha, the son of Parvati and Lord Shiva, is the most well loved and widely worshipped deity among Hindus. Ganesha, also known as Ganpati, has been represented with the head of an elephant in Indian art for as long … Continue reading

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Vegan Palak Tofu Recipe

Traditionally, Palak Paneer is made in Indian homes using a soft homemade cheese. But we’ve got our own vegan spin on the much loved vegetarian favourite. We recommend using tofu instead of the cottage cheese if you’re vegan or lactose … Continue reading

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The Bollywood Bash Raises Money for the Armaan Club!

by Junior Board member- Tessa Tsarong-Blomker The Junior Board is pleased to announce that our Bollywood Bash to support the Armaan Club was a success! The event was completely sold out and we brought in $2,445!  We are so happy … Continue reading

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Ramadan- A Day in the Life of Hasina

Ramadan or Ramazan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is observed worldwide by Muslims as the month of fasting. For 29- 30 days (depending on sightings of the moon), Muslims fast every day from dawn till dusk, … Continue reading

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Bollywood Bash in Chicago

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The Junior Board is hosting a fundraiser, Bollywood Bash, tomorrow in Chicago.

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Sewing Training for New Artisans- Make a Donation Today!

With every product you buy from MarketPlace, the artisan cooperatives are able to employ more women to develop the garments and accessories you see in our catalogs. Even with markets being slow during the recession of the last few years, … Continue reading

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