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MIBIHAR Dussehra Diwali Dhoom 2013: Oct. 26th at Bharatiya Temple in Troy

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The Team of MIBIHAR - Friends of Bihar and Jharkhand in Michigan
invites you to
Dussehra Diwali Dhoom 2013

An evening of festivities with Snacks, Cultural Programs, Dinner and DJ Dance
Saturday, October 26th 2013, 5:30 PM

Bharatiya Hindu Temple
6850 North Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098

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Atma Nivedanam: A Bharatnatyam Production by Nupur Academy of Dance

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You are invited to attend:
Atma Nivedanam: Tale of Total Surrender
A Bharatnatyam Production by Nupur Academy of Dance
Choreographed by Guru Radhika Acharya
Sunday, September 15th at 3 PM
Lamphere High School, Madison Heights MI
FREE ADMISSION

Bhagwat Katha at Hindu Temple in Canton MI - August 23rd-29th

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Srimad Bhagavat Katha in Hindi by Sri Pundrik Goswami Ji Maharaj
Dear Friends,
I feel great pleasure in announcing: First time in Detroit Michigan
Bhagwat Katha by Pundit Maharaj at Hindu Temple In Canton MI.
Date:23rd to 29th of August 2013
Timings:5pm to 6 pm Dinner
Katha Starts at:6.00 PM
Admission and food is free!
Please Join In and Bring Your Friends and Family for a Divine Discourse of 7 days.

MIBIHAR supports UTSAAH - A Charity Event for Detroit School Children on May 17th

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MIBIHAR supports UTSAAH - A Charity Event for Detroit School Children organized by DETROIT INDIANS
MIBIHAR supported and participated in the debut fundraising event by Detroit Indians for FRONT PORCH, a Detroit based after school program for kids. FRONT PORCH is a small, but effective non-profit organization serving Detroit children with homework help, tutoring and recreational activities. MIBIHAR partnered with local MICHIGAN organizations to contribute toward this noble cause. We thank DETROIT INDIANS for making us a part of this great initiative. UTSAAH was a successful event and MIBIHAR is proud to be a part of it!
MIBIHAR Team

MIBIHAR's 2nd Annual Summer Picnic on July 20th, 2013

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MIBIHAR's 2nd Annual Summer Picnic
On July 20th, 2013 starting at 12pm
At Boulan Park - Shelter "2" Troy MI 48084
Adult: $10, Child $8 & Under 5: Free
For Tickets Contact:
Rachna Kumar: 248-835-2528
Shailesh Raman: 248-974-1216
Sanjeev Sinha: 248-790-2275
Kanish Mohan: 651-245-2047

MIBIHAR celebrates Vasantotsav 2013 on Saturday, April 6th

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You are invited to MIBIHAR Vasantotsav 2013 - Holi Festivities!
5PM at William M. Costick Activities Center, 28600 Eleven Mile Rd. Farmington Hills, MI 48336
Dance Performances, Dinner, DJ & Musical Program by the well known professional artists:
CHITRA SRIDHAR & AMIT DESHPANDE
Member: Adult $20
Non-Member: Adult $25
Child (Ages 5-18): $15 and Child (Under 5): FREE

Bihar/Jharkhand Association in Michigan Celebrates Diwali - Article by PatnaDaily.com

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Detroit, MI (USA): Members of the Michigan Bihar (MIBIHAR) in Detroit area on November 10 celebrated Diwali with much fanfare and enthusiasm in the presence of over 300 people hailing from Bihar and Jharkhand, and also from the local areas.

President of MIBIHAR Saurabh Kumar and his fellow team members, after meticulous planning involving over 20 thousand hours, held the event to mark the festival of light at a grand level.
The event, that was made possible by generous donations by over 15 local business houses, began with a Ganesh vandana sung by Shoba Prasad and Rajani Sinha and ended with a thematic fashion show as a tribute to the Bollywood legends who passed away in 2012.

Invitation to MIBIHAR Dussehra Diwali Dhoom on November 10th

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We cordially invite you all to celebrate Dussehra and Diwali with us!
Dussehra Diwali Dhoom - Saturday, November 10th
6:00 PM
Troy Community Center #304-305, 3179 Livernois Road,Troy MI - 48088
For Tickets, Sponsorship & Participation in Cultural Program contact:
Sanjay Sinha: 248-978-4881
Saurabh Kumar: 248-835-2399
Jaya Verma: 734-546-7357
Shailesh Raman: 248-974-1216 or email: info@mibihar.com
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Bihar Diwas Pictures - March 25th, 2012

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Enjoy the pictures from Bihar Diwas 2012 - MI
Courtesy: Hari Pathak & Amit Ranjan

Rouge River Rescue Pictures - June 2nd, 2012

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Picture courtesy: Shailesh Raman

1st Annual MIBIHAR Summer Picnic Pictures -June 23rd, 2012

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Summer Fun! Photos Courtesy: Amit Ranjan, Shailesh Raman, Mohit Bardaiyar & Madhu Sudan

Important Updates for MIBIHAR Annual Summer Picnic!

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Friendly Reminder that MIBIHAR annual picnic is just around the corner – this Saturday, 23rd June in Kensington Park!!!

Here are the top ten ways to enjoy the MIBIHAR summer picnic to the max:
10. Try to arrive timely at 11:30 am
9. Come equipped with your summer gear – feel free to bring your camping chair, bikes, games, etc.
8. Come prepared with sunscreen, sunglasses, hats, comfy summer attire, shoes.…to have fun on a “gorgeous Saturday”
7. Bring your appetite – there is a lot of delicious food!
6. Don’t forget to stay hydrated

MIBIHAR Youth to participate in Rouge River Rescue on June 2nd

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MIBIHAR Youth:Save the Date - Saturday, June 2nd
Rouge River Clean-Up at Meadows Of Canton
Date: 6/2/2012, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Directions: Lotz Road/Finley Street (On Lotz between Palmer and Cherry Hill Rd), Canton 48188. Registration tent at Lotz Road between Cherry Hill and Palmer Road
Volunteer Projects: River clean up, storm drain stenciling, bug hunt (Benthic Program), environmental education with display, nature walk, mercury thermometer exchange and bird house building activities.
To volunteer contact MIBIHAR Youth Coordinator: Namita Prasad

Bihar Diwas being celebrated worldwide - MIBIHAR acknowledged

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Bihar Diwas 2012 - MI gets acknowledged by the State of Bihar through their official website dedicated to the 3 day Bihar Diwas centenary festivities!

Many NRB took keen interest and wrote to us, through this website, that they are too celebrating the Bihar Diwas. In Michigan, USA, more than 150 families are joining together to celebrate. They are going to have totally Bihari taste in their celebration. From bhojpuri geets, to Liiti Chokha... And its not just the story of people of Bihar residing in Michigan of USA, but in other nations like UK and other European nation, Bihari people are joing together to celebrate the moment of the joy of Bihar Diwas.

Indian Tourism Minister Shri Subodh Kant Sahay congratulates MIBIHAR on the eve of Bihar Diwas

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Subodh Kant Sahay is a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Ranchi constituency of Jharkhand, and is a member of the Indian National Congress(INC) political party. He is the Cabinet Minister for Tourism. Subodh Kant Sahay was born in Latehar, Bihar to Brijdeo Sahay and Indrani Devi.He did his B.Sc., LL.B. from A N College, Patna and Ranchi University.Subodh Kant Sahay was actively involved in the Non-Aligned Student and Youth Organisation (NASYO). He participated in Jai Prakash Movement.He has been re-elected as the MP from Ranchi in the elections in May 2009. Sahay served as Minister Of State for Food Processing Industries in the First Manmohan Singh Cabinet from 2004-2009. On the second Congress victory in the 2009 elections which saw Manmohan Singh continue as Prime Minister, Sahay was elevated to Cabinet rank holding the same Food Processing Industries portfolio.During the ministry shuffle in January 2011 he was given more prominent portfolio and became the Cabinet minister for Ministry of Tourism (India)

A testimony of Bihar’s changing image - MIBIHAR Bihar Diwas reported in Times of India article

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Bihar Diwas 2012 - Mi organized by MIBIHAR gets reported in the reputed Indian newspaper Times of India in an article by Alok Mishra.

Besides, various institutions and groups of individuals in different countries are also organizing 'Bihar Diwas'. Various events have been announced on Facebook. One such event is scheduled in Michigan (USA). The organizer, Rachna Kumar, has invited guests at 'Bihar Diwas 2012: Celebrating 100th Foundation Day of Bihar'.

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Bihar Diwas Celebrations in Michigan - Print Article from the Newspaper TELEGRAPH

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MIBIHAR Bihar Diwas 2012 - MI gets mentioned in TELEGRAPH article by PIYUSH KUMAR TRIPATHI

The camaraderie of Biharis crossed several boundaries as the state completed 100 years of existence.

A day after the people of Bihar converged at Gandhi Maidan from March 22 to 24, their counterparts in faraway Michigan gathered at St Paul’s Latvian Church in Farmington Hills, a northwestern suburb in Metro Detroit, to celebrate the centenary year of their homeland. Bihar Divas 2012 was organised in the United States by MIBIHAR — Friends of Bihar and Jharkhand in Michigan. Over 150 people took part in the event, which was organised on March 25th.

Divas connect, far from home - Biharis in Michigan celebrate state centenary with litti and nostalgia

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MIBIHAR Bihar Diwas 2012 - MI gets mentioned in TELEGRAPH article by PIYUSH KUMAR TRIPATHI
The camaraderie of Biharis crossed several boundaries as the state completed 100 years of existence.

A day after the people of Bihar converged at Gandhi Maidan from March 22 to 24, their counterparts in faraway Michigan gathered at St Paul’s Latvian Church in Farmington Hills, a northwestern suburb in Metro Detroit, to celebrate the centenary year of their homeland. Bihar Divas 2012 was organised in the United States by MIBIHAR — Friends of Bihar and Jharkhand in Michigan. Over 150 people took part in the event, which was organised on March 25.

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Name Role Email Phone
Saurabh Kumar Committee - President president@mibihar.com 248-835-2399
Shailesh Raman Committee - Treasurer treasurer@mibihar.com 248-974-1216
Kanish Mohan Committee - Secretary secretary@mibihar.com 651-245-2047
Sanjeev Sinha Committee - Membership & Fundraising
Shilpi Raman Committee - Cultural Program
Swati Sinha Committee - Decoration
Namita Prasad Youth Committee - Coordinator
Shreya Raman Youth Committee
Riya Kumar Youth Committee
Sanchit Kumar Youth Committee
Shreya Sinha Youth Committee
Shikha Raman Youth Committee

MIBIHAR's Annual Summer Picnic on June 23rd at Kensington Park

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MIBIHAR's Annual Summer Picnic!
Saturday, June 23rd, 2012 - 11:30 AM
Orchard - Shelter "F"
Kensington Metropark, 2240 W Buno Rd
Milford, MI 48380

Come for Friends, Family, Food and Fun!!!
Children Play Area, Games, BBQ, DJ and more!!!

mibihar.com invites you to Bihar Diwas on Sunday, March 25th 2012

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mibihar.com in association with Rumalees is celebrating Bihar Diwas on Sunday,March 25th 2012. MIBIHAR is celebrating the centenary year of Bihar Foundation Day! The tickets of the show are a SOLD-OUT! Due to an overwhelming response to the event MIBIHAR is no longer selling tickets on-line! An exciting event has been planned for the guests that includes scrumptous Bihari dinner. Enjoy Litti Chokha. Cultural program includes Bhojpuri Geet, Dances by Harshal Vora and his group & Songs by Detroit Melody Queen Chitra Sridhar. Guest speakers include Dr. Syed Taj- Michigan's 11th District candidate for Congress, Manoranjan Radio Show's Mumtaz Haque,Henry Ford Physician & Talk Show Host Dr. Niru Prasad and U of M scientists working on the only Ganges Dolphin Protection Initiative - Dr. M. Omair, John Stewart, Murali Bheemanapalli and Sunil K. Choudhary. Dj Services are provided by Sypce Entertainment!

MIBIHAR's Bihar Diwas 2012 -MI - Grand Success!

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MIBIHAR –Friends of Bihar and Jharkhand in Michigan
Bihar Diwas 2012 - MI
A ground breaking event, an amazing night of festivities! Yes, Bihar Diwas 2012 – MI was a mega hit with all the guests who attended the event on Sunday, March 25th at St. Paul’s Latvian Church in Farmington Hills. Bihar Diwas marks the centenary year of Bihar. It was carved out of Bengal presidency in the year 1912 by the British rule. It is a day of pride for all people from Bihar and Jharkhand. In Michigan, MIBIHAR – Friends of Bihar and Jharkhand in Michigan (www.mibihar.com) celebrated Bihar Diwas with a lot of fanfare. Close to 150 guests graced the occasion. They enjoyed a variety cultural program and scrumptious meal served by Rumalees Indian Cuisine in Farmington Hills. Litti- Choka and Malpua were the chief highlights in the menu. Bihar Diwas was truly a night to be remembered!

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