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Diwali

Diwali

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November 21, 2014

Diwali, the festival of lights is one of the biggest and brightest festivals in India. Many different regions celebrate this holiday, but the universal symbol is the victory of good over evil. The date varies every year because it is chosen through the Hindu lunar calendar. Usually, it falls around mid-October...

Types of Indian Classical Dances

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May 21, 2014

Types of Indian Dances 1. Bharatanatyam Bharatanatyam is one of the most popular dance styles today is and is performed by male and female dancers. This dance form was only used to perform in the temple, but now is performed everywhere. This form of dance tells the stories of devotional cha...

Find the Blog for You

Find the Blog for You

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March 27, 2014

The Itinerary This blog will introduce CHS students to interesting places that are relevant to the season and that are within Indiana, out of state or even outside of the country. These destinations can range from shopping malls, resorts or cities. In addition, it can help students who are new to Carmel b...

Top Ten Commonly Used Brown Words

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March 22, 2014

1. Desi – used to describe things that originate from or relate to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and that general area Ex) This is a list of desi words. That girl is desi. 2. Mehndi – henna, applied on at holidays, weddings and other celebrations. Ex) Put the mehndi on my hand. 3. ...

Welcome to Second Generation!

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March 6, 2014

Second generation Americans are people whose parents migrated to America from a different country. These Americans are the first in their families to be raised here and to be affected by their life in America. They have a different perception of the world because of the influences of two clashes cultures....