• Maine 2013
    September 18, 2013

    Maine Convention is a great success!

    [See this link for Pictures from the 2013 Maine Convention] Dear Fellow Halari Visa Oshwals of America, The Maine Convention was a great success. The ...
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    May 16, 2013

    Oshwal Logo Contest

    It was very difficult to pick a winner for our Logo Contest, because all entrants did a great job! We had 8 total logos to review.  Thanks to contest...
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    April 25, 2013

    The Evolution of Oshwal Youth Group

    The Oshwals-North America Group was started a few years ago by early immigrants of the Oshwal Community to communicate and socialize with people who s...
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    October 15, 2007

    Rise and Glory – History of Halari...

    Dr. Rati Dodhia of Rhode Island has recently written history of Oshwals in English. The book, titled “Rise and Glory – History of Halari V...
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Amratben Keshavji Chandaria

It is with deep regret that we announce the death of Mrs. Amratben Keshavji Chandaria on 29th March 2014, in Meru. She was Wife of the Late Keshavji Anand Chandaria. She…

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Bhanuben Raj Shah (27 June 1953 – 12 February 2014)

Our deepest condolences to Bhanuben R Shah’s family. Bhanu Shah, Daughter of Devkuvarben Devshi Shah & the late Devshi Raishi Shah. Born at home in Nairobi, Kenya on the 27…

A brief history of Halari Visa Oshwals (video slideshow)

A brief history of Halari Visa Oshwals. The video, about 6 minutes long, has been prepared by Nirali Mukesh Jayantilal Savla of Mulund, India.


Trekkers to Nepal

On October 6th 2013 a party of 18, from the UK and Kenya, trekked to Gokyo, Nepal over 10 days walking 8 hours daily on average. The trekkers reached an altitude of 5360 meters at the highest point. This is a short insight into their experience.

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Welcome New Board Members for Year 2014-2015

Dear Oshwals, Hope you all had good holidays? Wish you all a very Happy New Year. As you all know our current board term ended on 31st December 2013 and we…


Oshwal Chicago Christmas & New Year’s Gathering

The Oshwal families had Christmas and New Year’s gathering on December 29th 2013 @ Indian Harvest Restaurant, in Naperville, Illinois.
Approximately 15 people enjoyed delicious Indian Gourmet food. We all enjoyed catching up with each other in conversation, discussing our family in general.

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Oshwal Education and Relief Board E-newsletter (Issue 2)

Attached is a 2nd Edition of OERB E-newsletter published by Dipan (who is brother of Jayant Gosar Shah of CA). The newsletter contains his personal account of the tragic terrorists attack at Nairobi’s Westgate Hall.  


Maine 2013 pictures

Here are some pictures from the Maine 2013 convention. They can also be viewed on our Facebook Page.