Category Archives: Community News

News about your fellow Oshwals and their families, including birth announcements, graduations, accomplishments, weddings, newcomer introductions, and condolences.

Jayaben Velji Nagada

With regret, Smita Shah (Illinois) lost her Faiba, Mrs. Jayaben Velji Nagada, of Jamnagar, India last month. She will be missed. Smita and her husband, Dipak, had the honor of…

Community News Summary – Spring 2003

§ Mr. Maganlal Laxman Maru, President of Halari Visa Oshwal Shikshan and Rahat Mandal, India (Education and Relief Agency), and his wife Kanchanben were in Texas for a month during…

Help Write Our Oshwal History

Dear fellow Halari Visa Oswals, My name is Ratilal Dodhia. I am a physician in active practice in United States of America. I migrated to USA in 1965 from Nairobi…

Community News Summary – Fall 2002

Hello! We are pleased to announce that our Oshwal community, while pleasantly growing in numbers, is also growing much closer. We have a lot of news to share! High School…

Spring Picnic in NY, 2002

Pictures from Picnic in Suffern, New York, on June 22, 2002.

Community News Summary – Summer 2002

Recent Weddings… Congratulations to: · Bansi (parents: Rashmi & Anajali Haria, Bombay) and Kalpesh Shah (parents Keshavji & Shantaben Nagaria, Mandha) of Arizona, on their wedding, which took place in…

Community News Summary – Winter 2002

Congratulations to Shilpa (parents: Keshu & Kanchan Shah, NY) and Amit Gaggar of Alabama on their wedding in September 2001. Congratulations to Shital (parents: Jayendra & Surbhi Shah, NY) and…

Thanksgiving Gathering 2000

Pictures from annual Northeast Oshwal gathering, held on Thanksgiving (November 23, 2000), in Poughkeepsie, New York.