California's largest NRI Senior Association
Celebrate Annual Diwali & Musical Extravaganza
Los Angeles, Oct. 25, 2011
Gary Singh/KP Singh/C. Adial
Indo-American Senior Heritage (IASH) has Celebrated their 7th Annual Diwali Musical Extravaganza on October 21st, 2011 in Norwalk , California. The evening began with a social gathering and a delicious dinner, where the businessmen, community members, professionals from the Los Angeles area gathered to enjoy an evening of popular Indian songs and laughter.
This Event was sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Navinbhai Doshi, Ukabhai & Naliniben Solanki, J.R. Shah & Rashmi Shah, B. U. & Mrs. Patel, Mr. & Mrs. Chatur Patel, Ganpatbhai Pariki & Manjula Patel and Bhupesh & Kumud Parikh.
At about 6:45pm, Mr. Jagdish Purohit guided the crowd to their assigned row seats and introduced Chair-Person Ramji Bhai to the stage. Ramji Bhai thanked the crowd, shared some of his views and invited Mr. Chimanbhai Adial, the President of the IASH. He thanked for all the donors, community members and Event Chair persons. Mr. Chimanbhai requested Master of Ceremonies Jaspal ji to come on the stage and begin the show.
Jaspal Singh Ji introduced the artist Jayshree Gohil and her orchestra and started the program. This Musical Extravaganza was a fun-filled evening with popular old & new Hindi movie songs: .
- Jayshree Gohil entertained the crowed with some of her popular songs including: O sajna barkha bahar ayee; Mera chain bain subh ujrra, Muni budnam hui, and also some Gujrati songs including: sas gari dava. Jayshree Gohil is a national singing star and the lead vocalist of her Orchestra. She has performed with great acclaim in many communities in the United States. She gives unique musical performances and offers great support to the local communities .
- Suresh Bhatt entertained the crowd with popular songs including: Jab say teray naina, Subhanala subhanala, Chodvin ka chand and Ajja ajja Main hun piayar with Rajshree Gohil.
- Guest star, famous singer Aminder Singh in voice of Mohumad Rafi started singing Rafi's popular songs like: Ah mera prem pattar, Yai rashmee Zulfan Yai sharbti ankhan, and Tum na kaajal lagaya din ma raat ho guyee with Jayshree Gohil. The Master of Ceremonies, Jaspal Ji, did a great job. He made an unexpected entrance to spark a laughing riot; he sauntered towards centre-stage and eyeballed the front row. He used those precision lasers to pick the subjects for his first strike. He kept the event rolling along by playfully interacting with the audience.
Indo- American Senior Heritage (IASH)
Indo American Senior Heritage (IASH) is a non-profit organization, was formed in 2004 by well-known community leaders with the primary goals of satisfying various social, emotional, and health related needs of people over the age of 50 in Southern California. A health and wellness cultural group that has much to offer to seniors in Indian ommunity. There is a very large Indo-American community in Southern Califoria. All the directors and officers of the organization are providing various services to the members of IASH without any compensation. The organization grow from scratch to 575 members and they have once a month event for different topics of presentation. They organize two big events, Kavi Samelan in May and Diwali event in October. .