Entertainment

Rakesh Dasgupta: Rocky Road of Passion

Rakesh Dasgupta: Rocky Road of Passion

Rakesh Dasgupta is an actor, and his own checkered life and journey through three countries and five cities has the potential to make a movie. Having lived in Kolkata, Brisbane, Townsville, and Sydney so far, currently based in Los Angeles, the 34-year-old actor and...
Eye-opening Concert by SEL+F

Eye-opening Concert by SEL+F

Who knew that it would be the memory of Sankara Eye Foundation (SEF) Founder Murali Krishnamurthy singing that would stay in my heart after the Shankar Ehsaan Loy and Farhan Akhtar 2018 concert? “Jyot se jyot jagate chalo, prem ki ganga bahaatay chalo.”...
Gym Buddies, A Web Series About Two Girlfriends

Gym Buddies, A Web Series About Two Girlfriends

Two girls are making Youtube fun. A web series, “Gym Buddies” is a six-episode season comedy about two women trying to get swole. It’s a satire of Internet culture, fitness culture, and all the nutty things that happen in the gym and on the quest to get in shape. New...
Sridevi, Bollywood Superstar, dies at 54

Sridevi, Bollywood Superstar, dies at 54

Sridevi was so famous that most of India was on a first-name basis with her. Acclaimed for her versatility as an actor, Sridevi was best known for her comedic song hawa hawaaii in the film Mr. India (1987), and received critical attention for her role in Sadma (1983)...

California Fiction: Katha Contest 2017

Sponsors: India Currents is a leading Indian-American monthly with features, reviews, opinion, analysis, and a detailed calendar of Indian events. For more information: (408) 913-1610 | katha@indiacurrents.com India Currents and the Wellstone Center  | Founded by...
An Ode to Peace

An Ode to Peace

Editor’s Note: This poem reminds us of the need to come together in a spirit of unity regardless of religious affiliation. This ode to peace is especially true in this present climate of uncertainty where divisive forces threaten to divide instead of unify us as...