Scheduled Events of FIA of Northern California

  • Republic Day January 26
  • Festival of India (Independence Day Celebration August 15)
  • Blood Drives
  • Basakhi: Diversity Festival (Celebrating harvest and goodwill to all)
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Gandhi Mela
  • Hasya Kavi Sammelan (Poetry Symposium-comedy)
  • Celebration of Diwali (Festival of Lights)
  • Miscellaneous shows and events through out the year
S.F. Giants Field I-Day Celebrations by NFIA, FIANC
SAN FRANCISCO — It may have seemed like an unusual place to celebrate India’s Independence Day — on the field
at AT&T Park before a sold-out baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the San Diego Padres.
But according to organizers of the Indian Heritage Celebrations here Aug. 15, the event marked the....More


S.F. Giants Field I-Day Celebrations by NFIA, FIANC
“We’re excited about being part of the mainstream community,” Anil Yadav, chairman of the board of trustees of the National Federation of Indian American Associations, one of the groups hosting the event, told India-West. “It’s important for us to show everyone that Indian Americans are united, and you can’t get any better chance than Independence Day.” ...More


S.F. Giants Field IDay Celebrations By NFIA, FIANC
Bollywood remixes by the Chilman group; a garba dance by Aerodance School; a Bollywood remix by Arya International;
a version of “Jai Ho” sung by Ishmeet Narula, and a dhol performance by Raj Maharaj. Among those present were Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico (D-Fremont), a candidate for California Attorney General;and Teresa Cox, a member of the board of trustees at Ohlone College.....More