Happy Republic Day from AIS

Posted on January 25, 2015 by admin No Comments

AIS would like to wish everyone a very happy 66th Republic Day. Republic Day, which honors the day the Constitution of India came into force on 26 January 1950 is another reminder to us for India’s rich cultural diversity and military might as well as achievements in diverse fields. Learn more about Republic Day.

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Harappan Site Details posted

Posted on January 22, 2015 by admin No Comments

Detailed information has been published regarding the various Harappan sites. Many photographs included as well! We hope you find this information useful.

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Showcasing Indian Heritage Sites

Posted on October 14, 2014 by admin No Comments
Dr Vasant Shinde

Vice-chancellor of Deccan College (Pune, India), Dr. Vasant Shinde speaks about Harappan Civilization and the site of Rakhigarhi. See letter below or download it. Learn more about Dr. Vasant Shinde and the Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute.   Showcasing Indian Heritage Sites In his recent speech, the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India during [...]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Sindhi community and speaks of its culture

Posted on June 1, 2014 by admin 6 Comments

AIS would like to showcase a speech by Narendra Modi which speaks about the strengths of the Sindhi culture as well as the current dangers it faces. Mr. Modi recognizes the importance of ones mother tongue and encourages all families to continue conversation in their Sindhi language. The last five minutes of the speech are [...]

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Public Appeal for “The Frontier Gandhi” – Movie Effort

Posted on May 10, 2014 by admin No Comments

American Institute of Sindhulogy applauds Ms. Teri McLuhan’s efforts and work in bringing to life and to the big screen the untold story of the great non-violent leader of pashtun origin — Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, aka The Frontier Gandhi — in her current award-winning feature documentary THE FRONTIER GANDHI: BADSHAH KHAN, A TORCH FOR [...]

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Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted on January 19, 2014 by admin No Comments

January 20th, 2014 is celebrated at Martin Luter King Jr. Day. American Institute of Sindhulogy would like to take this opportunity to remember this great soul and his message of peace. Click here for the news article.

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Tribute to Dr. Nelson Mandela

Posted on December 6, 2013 by admin No Comments
Nelson Mandela

AIS, its board members and supporters are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first post-apartheid president and Nobel Peace Prize winner. Recognized as the father of his nation as well as a universal symbol of peace and reconciliation, he will be remembered for the personal sacrifices he made to bring [...]

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American Institute of Sindhulogy adds a new star to its list of leaders who stand for non-violence

Posted on November 4, 2013 by admin No Comments

Every movement has a face. The movement to equip the next generation with books and not guns has started with Malala, a little girl with a burning desire to spread education and eradicate ignorance. How did such a noble idea even occur to her in a region where kids live under the shadows of guns, [...]

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Barack Obama educates daughters on Mahatma Gandhi’s ‘Satyagraha’

Posted on July 2, 2013 by admin No Comments

Please the article below as reported by NDTV / Press Trust of India: Johannesburg: US President Barack Obama today donned a teacher’s hat to tell his two young daughters how Mahatma Gandhi’s ‘Satyagraha’ had influenced American civil rights leader Martin Luther King to fight injustice. While visiting the Robben Island prison in South Africa where [...]

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10-Year Old Brings History Alive for Her Classmates

Posted on July 1, 2013 by admin No Comments

10-year old Zarine Gidwani (Gidwaney) and her mother, Angeli, made quite an impression on her teacher and classmates with a year end presentation about Mahatma Gandhi, the great twentieth century nonviolent freedom fighter. As the youngest member of the American Institute of Sindhulogy (AIS), Zarine is following in the footsteps of her grandfather, Dial Gidwani, [...]

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Review of Bhagwan S. Gidwani’s book – March of the Aryans by G.T. Shahani

Posted on March 3, 2013 by admin 3 Comments

Review By G. T. Shahani President, Research & Reference Center (Historical Division)   Bhagwan S. Gidwani’s latest book – ‘March of the Aryans’ – is unparalleled in scope, reach and span. It tells the fascinating story of the Birth and Beginnings of the roots of Hinduism prior to 8,000 BC, with a thrilling account of [...]

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What’s in a Name? The Case of Sindhu and Indus

Posted on December 5, 2012 by admin No Comments

By Parveen Talpur “What’s in a name?” Take the case of Sindhu the original name of River Indus. Different people and different platforms discuss it in different ways. The mere fact that they still discuss the name that has been anglicized since centuries is important. Last month I had been directly involved in two discussions [...]

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AIS, Smart TV Stars and WorldOp Studio Applaud Evanston Mayor’s Efforts to Stop the Violence

Posted on October 4, 2012 by admin No Comments

In response to the tragic death of 14-year old Dajae Coleman, Evanston Mayor Liz Tisdahl is convening a “STOP THE VIOLENCE” community meeting on October 2, which happens to be the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, one of the world’s great nonviolent leaders. While probably no more than a coincidence, the auspicious timing of Evanston’s response [...]

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New Book from Bhagwan S. Gidwani: MARCH OF THE ARYANS

Posted on July 24, 2012 by admin 7 Comments

From the bestselling author of Return of the Aryans comes another sweeping epic about the world of Aryans of India. In his latest book – March of the Aryans – published by Penguin Books India, Bhagwan S. Gidwani takes us, again, back to the dawn of civilization (8000 BCE) to recreate the fascinating story of [...]

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Aung San Suu Kyi formally accepts Nobel Peace Prize originally awarded in 1991

Posted on June 16, 2012 by admin No Comments

Aung San Suu Kyi needs no introduction to the friends of American Institute of Sindhulogy (AIS), she is one of the five inspirational pillars of the The Nonviolence Project. We are very proud to report that the pro-democracy Burmese leader received the Nobel Peace Prize and delivered her heart-warming acceptance speech in Oslo, Norway. This [...]

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TV Asia Hosts Reception In Honor of Senior Politician & Eminent Lawyer Ram Jethmalani

Posted on June 12, 2012 by admin No Comments

TV Asia is hosting an reception in honor of senior Sindhi politician and lawyer Ram Jethmalani. Ram Jethmalani has been on a US visit to attend various functions and give speeches that have been coordinated with American Institute of Sindhulogy (AIS). Brief Highlights of the TV Asia event is scheduled for airing on TV Asia [...]

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India Post publishes article on AIS’s Nonviolence / Video Game initiative

Posted on January 9, 2012 by admin No Comments

AIS is proud to note that India Post published a lengthy article on our nonviolent video games initiative. Click here to download a PDF of the article.

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Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky supports AIS’s Nonviolence Initiative

Posted on December 20, 2011 by admin No Comments

American Institute of Sindhulogy is honored to receive the sincere support of respected Congresswomen Jan Schakowsky. Read her message here. Learn More about the Nonviolence Initiative

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Prominent Community Leaders speakout in support of Nonviolence Initiative

Posted on December 20, 2011 by admin No Comments

AIS is honored to have three prominent community leaders speak beautifully regarding American Institute of Sindhulogy’s Nonviolence Initiative. View the video messages: Chief Eddington on Nonviolence Movement Jay Lytle on Nonviolence Movement Steve Lome discusses the goals of the American Institute of Sindhulogy Learn More about the Nonviolence Initiative

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Air India supports AIS

Posted on November 28, 2011 by admin No Comments

American Institute of Sindhulogy greatly appreciates the encouragement and financial support of Air India.

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