Pravasi Bharatiya Divas New York 2007
Organized by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs and the Confederation of Indian Industry, is the first international Pravasi Bharatiya Divas. It is the inaugural event of India@60: a week long campaign organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry to celebrate sixty years of Indian independence all over New York City. Titled ‘Engaging the Diaspora: The way forward’, this one day conference will be held on Sunday, September 23.
Venue: Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, 23rd Street and Westside Highway New York, NY10011
Other events include
“Incredible India by Steve McCurry” hosted by the National Geographic Channel.
Venue: The Bryant Park Hotel – 40 West 40th Street New York, NY 10018
India @ The Park
Display and demonstration of Indian handicrafts and handlooms, folk dances, Bollywood live, fashion shows, fusion music and more. More details
Venue: Bryant Park, behind the New York Public Library, midtown Manhattan, between 5th and 6th Avenues.
Detailed schedule available here