Monarchs in Indian Art

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

SACHI, The Society for Art and Cultural Heritage of India, and CIF, Cultural Integration Fellowship, invite you to Monarchs in Indian Art An Illustrated Talk by Dr. Gautama Vajracharya The mainstream Indian art is almost devoid of any representation depicting a monarch engaged either in a battle or in a hunting expedition. Such a non-violence […]

The Shape of Water: A documentary by Kum-Kum Bhavnani Narrated by Susan Sarandon

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

CSAS Public Film & Documentary Series Center for South Asia Studies, Gender & Women’s Studies Beatrice Bain Research Group, and Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India (SACHI) present: The Shape of Water A documentary by Kum-Kum Bhavnani Narrated by Susan Sarandon Tuesday, February 19, 2008, 3.30 p.m. 370 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley Visit […]

The Windsor Shahnama of 1648: AnIllustrated Persian Manuscript Offered to Queen Victoria by an Afghan Prince in 1839. Lecture by Dr. Eleanor Sims

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

Mills College, the Asian Art Museum and SACHI present: The Windsor Shahnama of 1648: An Illustrated Persian Manuscrip Offered to Queen Victoria by an Afghan Prince in 1839. A Lecture by Dr. Eleanor Sims. Thursday, February 14, 2008, 7-8pm Asian Art Museum Samsung Hall 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco Free after museum admission. A literary […]

William Dalrymple discussing his latest book The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty, Delhi 1857

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

SACHI and the Center for South Asia Studies, UC Berkeley proudly present: William Dalrymple discussing his latest book The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty, Delhi 1857 When: Wednesday, April 2 at 6.00 pm Where: Morrison Room, 101 Doe Library Talk followed by book signing Co-sponsored by South & Southeast Asian Studies, Center for […]

Divine Visions Worldly Lovers

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

Divine Visions Worldly Lovers Mills College Art Museum June 18−August 3, 2008 Opening Reception: Wednesday, June 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Please join a special SACHI tea reception, 2.00-3.00 p.m. Curator’s Walk-through and Lecture: Saturday, June 21, 3:00 p.m. presented by Mills College Art Museum and SACHI Mills College Art Museum 5000 MacArthur Blvd. Oakland, Ca. 94613 […]

Divided we Fall: Americans in the Aftermath

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

ACHI, The Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts present DIVIDED WE FALL: Americans in the Aftermath A powerful feature-length documentary film in the aftermath of 9/11 Driven to action by the murder of a turbaned man in her community, a college student drives across America in […]

Rupayan: Spectacular Folk Music Ensemble from Rajasthan in collaboration with Kalapriya

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

ACHI, the Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India, RANA, Rajasthan Association of North America, Stanford University’s Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies and the Center for South Asia, jointly present Rupayan: Spectacular Folk Music Ensemble from Rajasthan in collaboration with Kalapriya Saturday, October 11, 2008, 6:30 pm Campbell Recital Hall Braun Music Center 541 […]

Early Wall Paintings at Bundi by Dr. Milo C. Beach

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

Early Wall Paintings at Bundi by Dr. Milo C. Beach Sunday, October 19, 2008, 2:30pm Samsung Hall, Asian Art Museum 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco Free with museum admission The most important early wall-paintings in Rajasthan can be found in the Badal Mahal in Bundi Fort, the greatest painted space in Rajasthan. Carefully conceived as […]

A Conference at University of California, Berkeley: Recovering Afganistan’s Past

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

A Conference at University of California, Berkeley Recovering Afghanistan’s Past Friday, November 14 and Saturday, November 15, 2008 9am – 5pm Chevron Auditorium, International House, University of California, Berkeley For detailed conference schedule, please visit http://ieas.berkeley.edu/events/2008.11.14w.html Free admission to the talks on the Berkeley campus This conference will focus on Afghanistan’s cultural heritage in its […]

Humanities West presentsIndia Rising: Tradition Meets Modernity

Posted on September 4th, 2015 by SACHI

Humanities West presents India Rising: Tradition Meets Modernity February 27-28, 2009 Herbst Theatre, San Francisco India’s artists, in pace with their country’s rapid modernization, have adopted many contemporary techniques. Yet past traditions remain strong. Familiar themes and modern modes of expression interplay with fruitful creative tension. Abstract and surrealist artists incorporate images of legendary gods […]