This event took place at The White Lion in Beeston, as part of Nottingham Poetry Festival 2017. Plenty of people attended, more than expected, which meant that the event could be as lively as possible, in keeping with the traditions… Continue Reading →
The Lord Mayor Samman was presented to the Governor of West Bengal H.E. Shri K N Tripathi ji. by the Lord Mayor of Nottingham Councillor Mohammed Saghir. Jai Verma was also honoured by the Lord Mayor for her Community Services… Continue Reading →
The Viceroy’s House was shown at the Broadway cinema Nottingham Yesterday. The director Gurinder Chadha came to introduce the film and for a Question /Answer session after the film preview. I had an opportunity to meet Gurinder Chadha and asked… Continue Reading →
The Kavya Rang’s Autumn meeting was a great success, in the presence of Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Cllr: Mohammed Saghir. We heard some lovely poetry in Hindi, Urdu, English and Punjabi, read by members and guests. We are proud that… Continue Reading →
This year the Kavi Sammelan was held at Nottingham Castle Art Gallery.
June 2016, Paris: an invite to speak at a conference organised by Aadharshila Hindi Magazine. Jai chaired the conference, a great honour. Discussions were on the relevance of Hindi on a global scale. Jai received an award: the Mahadevi Verma… Continue Reading →
Meerut University, 2nd day of the conference. With Head of Hindi Department Prof Lohani, and the poet Laxmi Shankar Bajpei, and students.
At Mr Nagi’s photographic exhibition, Birds on Wings.
Special Guest at Sanskar Bharti, Kavya Rashdhara Kavi Sammelanin Delhi Nov 2014
17th August. On the occasion of Hindi Day-2013, under the auspices of ICCR-Government of India and the High Commission of India-London, the twentieth anniversary of the Kavi Sammelan was celebrated at The Nehru Centre, London. It was organised by the… Continue Reading →
Reading a poem in Hindi at this Punjabi Kavi Sammelan, in 2011, at the 50Plus Association, Indian Community Centre, Nottingham.