It was fun talking with one of our very dear and active listener, Sushma Sri. A scientist by profession, Sushma lives in Fremont, California. So, Sushma was a in a festive mood…afterall it i s Makar Sankranti! She took us back to India , to the celebrations there from her memories….a peep there and also in the celebrations here in California…
We also have Anu Villapakkam on our show. Anu is also a scientist by profession but has taken a short little ‘Mommy Break’ as she says.Anu also lives in Fremont, California and with her, we go back to Chennai, where she grew up.She fondly remembered Pongal, as it is celebrated in india ….four days of celebration…wow!! Try to be in Chennai the next time you are in India around this time….and yes a little peep into the celebrations here as well…
Tune-in for sure…today, Jan 14, on our Hindi radio Show, Chat and Chai on MeraSangeet Gold at 9 AM, 11 AM, 2 PM, 5 PM & 8 PM EST And if you have any messages for Sushma and Anu, just write in at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-4718987 ext 2
Sumanji has been in the United States for many many years now. She lives in Washington DC. It was great talking to her about Lohri celebrations here in the US, this year and in the years gone by. She fondly remembers her days spent in Delhi too… We also have on the show , our very regular guest, Rajiv S Khanna. Rajivji talks about Lohri as well, about how they get to celebrate off and on…renders the very well known rhyme…”Sundriye Mundriye…” Do listen in to the conversation…it will take you back across the seas..Saat Samundar Paar…on MeraSangeet Gold,13 Jan at 9 AM, 11 AM, 2 PM, 5 PM & 8 PM EST
What a great way to start Chat and Chai in the New Year…yes we bring you a conversation with the very well known, our very own Farhan Akhtar- The Indian film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer, lyricist and television host…and we talk about his film Wazir, in theaters next to you on 8 Jan… Tune-in to www.merasangeet.com and listen in on 7Jan at 12:00 Noon ,3:00 PM , 6:00 PM , 9:00 PM -EST& on 8 Jan 5 AM ,7 AM and 9 AM EST
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And yes, Do watch the movie in theaters next to you….Love Stories are always the same right ? Wrong!! This one is different…starts differently….the journey is different …taking you across the beautiful unseen parts of the world…and to one of our very own -the beautiful hill Station of India…well, I wont name these exotic places…you must watch the movie for sure and do send in your feedback. Write in for sure …hamein rahegaa aapka intezaar !!