Indian Classical Dancer Radhe Jaggi, on Chai With Manju, Talks About India’s Dying Rivers, Gets Ready to Perform This Friday in Ashland

WALTHAM, MA– Indian classical dancer Radhe Jaggi, daughter of Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev whose Isha Foundation has been leading Cauvery Calling, a campaign to revive India’s dying rivers and farmer’s economy, will perform this Friday, Sept.27, 2019 at Sri Lakshmi Temple in Ashland, MA. On a tour of the United States

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How Did Lamberghini Song Hit Over 300 Million Views? Singers Explain on Chai With Manju

BOSTON—The Lamberghini song became an overnight sensation in India, and as of this month already had scored over 300 million views. Yes, 300 million views. How did that happen? The Doorbeen, as the singers Baba and Onkar call themselves, visited our studio and sat down for an interview with Chai

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Dr. Kavita Navani and Ranjani Saigal on Upcoming Event “Sankalp” and Funding of 250 New Ekal Vidyalayas on Chai With Manju

WALTHAM, MA—On Sept. 28 at the Hopkinton Middle School in Hopkinton, MA, Dr. Kavita Navani, MD and some like-minded individuals will launch “Sankalp” whose mission is to empower Indian farmers through providing them with solar energy, farming equipment and cold storage. The Sankalp event, which will feature cultural programs and

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Rep. Ro Khanna on Courting His Wife and His Heritage in a Relaxed Chat on Chai with Manju

WALTHAM, MA—The 2020 election season is not over yet, but some have already started talking about US Congressman Ro Khanna for 2024. He is smart, persistent, caring, and excellent communicator. Recently, he visited our studio and talked about politics on Face-to-Face, and then had a lighthearted conversation about his heritage,

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ARRived Top Contestant and Qyuki Star Pooja Tiwari Gets $25,000 Berklee Scholarship, Talks on Chai With Manju

BOSTON–ARRived contestant and Qyuki star Pooja Tiwari, who this week was awarded a $25,000 scholarship from Berkelee College of Music for her undergraduate studies in 2020, is the young rising star of Indian music today. She was one of the Top 4 in India’s first YouTube Original ARRived. “Berklee India

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Woman of the Year Revathy Ramakrishna on Her Journey and Her Vision for Vision-Aid on Chai With Manju

WALTHAM, MA—If it was not for Revathy Ramakrishna, the India New England Woman of the Year 2019, Vision-Aid would probably not exist today–at least not as a robust organization as it is now. During the recession of 2008 when the US economy was going down the hill and layoffs were

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Chai With Manju Celebrates 7th Anniversary With a Makeover

BOSTON—Celebrity video interview series Chai With Manju, which is produced by INDIA New England News, one of the nation’s largest Indian-American video, digital and print publications, announced some upcoming changes in Chai With Manju series. “I believe that every life has a story and I love to share that in

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Carnatic Music Teacher Tara Anand Opens Up On Chai With Manju, Shows Her Lighter Side

BURLINGTON, MA—Carnatic music teacher Tara Anand, who will receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the 17th Annual Woman of the Year Awards Gala on May 17, is a quiet, serious musician and teacher, whose students have been winning numerous awards every year at the prestigious Cleveland Tyagaraja Aradhana music festival since

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Bollywood Rockstar Neha Kakkar to rock Boston on Friday, says she will make sure attendees have the best time

WESTBOROUGH, MA— Bollywood Rockstar Neha Kakkar said on Thursday that she will make sure all the attendees of Sonu Nigam-Neha Kakkar concert on Friday have the best time. She plans to sing her favorite and popular songs. Bollywood superstar Mr. Nigam and Ms. Kakkar arrived in Boston Thursday evening for

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Superstar Sonu Nigam talks about his music and how he prepares for his shows as he gets ready for his Friday Concert

WESTBOROUGH, MA—As Bollywood superstar Sonu Nigam arrived in Boston Thursday evening for his much-awaited concert with Neha Kakkar on Friday, April 12, at DCU Center in Worcester, MA, he briefly chatters on Chai With Manju. “I am looking forward to tomorrow,” said Mr. Nigam, the household name of Bollywood music

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