A Journey from Czechoslovakia to the Buddhist Himalayas: 40 Years of Exploring Himalayan Monasteries

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India is pleased to Invite you to an Illuminating Discussion with Visiting Scholar Dr. Jaroslav Poncar Professsor Emeritus of Technical University, Cologne A Journey from Czechoslovakia to the Buddhist Himalayas 40 Years of Exploring Himalayan Monasteries: A Photographic Documentation of Murals and Wall Paintings in Alchi, Tabo, and West […]

SACHI 20th Anniversary Annual Event 2017: The Unbearable Lightness Of Drawing with Dr. B.N. Goswamy

Posted on September 1st, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, and The Asia Foundation are very honored to present Dr. B.N. Goswamy Distinguished art historian and Professor Emeritus, Punjab University, Chandigarh In an Illustrated Lecture Presentation The Unbearable Lightness Of Drawing : Tracing the Life and Work of the Great […]

Indigo, Salt and Khadi: Textile Art as an Expression of National Identity

Posted on August 14th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India and Palo Alto Art Center are pleased to present Indigo, Salt and Khadi: Textile Art as an Expression of National Identity by Shelly Jyoti Delhi based Artist, Designer, Poet, and Independent Curator The Event is Free and Open to the Public. RSVP recommended, kalpana@sachi.org; Tel. 650-349-1247 […]

Divine Visions, Earthly Pleasures: Five Hundred Years of Indian Painting

Posted on August 13th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India and Berkeley Art Museum invite you to Join a Guided Tour of the Special Exhibition on display Divine Visions, Earthly Pleasures:  Five Hundred Years of Indian Painting  (June 22 – September 10, 2017) Led by Guest Curator and Noted Scholar of Indian Painting Robert Del Bonta […]

A Journey into the Life of Rumi. Bay Area Book Festival, Berkeley

Posted on April 30th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India and Bay Area Book Festival in partnership with the San Francisco Chronicle Present a stimulating discussion  “A Journey into the Life of Rumi “ Brad Gooch, New York based author of Rumi’s biography, Rumi’s Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love In an Interview […]

20th Anniversary SACHI Benefit: World Premiere Musical, Monsoon Wedding directed by Mira Nair

Posted on March 10th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI Invites You to Join a Special Monsoon Wedding Performance Night on June 10, 2017, 8 PM Celebrating 20 years of dynamic SACHI Programs Based on the international hit film by Mira Nair, the world premiere stage musical of Monsoon Wedding at Berkeley Rep is one of the most highly anticipated theatrical events of the season. Join us in […]

Rahul Acharya, Odissi Dance exponent from India in a Lecture Demonstration

Posted on March 9th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural Heritage of India presents Rahul Acharya Odissi Dance exponent from India in a Lecture Demonstration Artist bio: Immersed in the rich culture of Odissi and its devotional roots since early childhood, Mr. Acharya has cultivated a deep and dynamic approach to the dance form.  A celebrated virtuoso artist, he has performed […]

Chai Why? : The Making of the Indian “National Drink”

Posted on March 9th, 2017 by SACHI

In association with SACHI, Society for Art & Cultural of India Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok & Mrs. Usha Ashok Are Pleased to Invite You to an engaging Conversation on Chai, The Making of the Indian “National Drink” This illustrated talk details the promotion and spread of tea-drinking in 20th century India. Drawing on both archival and field research, it […]

Sari: The Magic of the Unstitched Garment with Rta Kapur Chishti

Posted on March 9th, 2017 by SACHI

SACHI and SOHARA showcase the elegance and diversity of the Indian Sari in association with the Textile Arts Council, San Francisco. Please Join a Celebration of Indian Textiles with renowned scholar, designer, and Sari revivalist, Rta Kapur Chishti in a Presentation and Sari demonstration workshop Fees: $25 per person; RSVP: info@sachi.org A Viewing of textiles and Conversation with […]

Spring Family Day at the Palo Alto Art Center

Posted on February 24th, 2017 by SACHI

Palo Alto Art Center Foundation and SACHI present  Children’s Activities on Spring Family Day Explore the beauty of spring at the Palo Alto Art Center! Join us for storytelling, hands-on artmaking projects, and a dance performance. Activities are appropriate for ages 5 through adult.   SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:  * 1:30 pm Listen to a dramatic and humorous […]