The Oshwal E-Report
An Electronic Newsletter
by the Halari Visa Oshwals of America
www.oshwal-usa.org Oshwal e-Report – Winter 2012

Oshwal Report – Winter 2012

The paper version of our Newsletter was recently mailed to all members.

Some of the highlights include…

  • Message from President of HVOA
  • Message from Treasurer of HVOA
  • Message from Vice President of HVOA
  • Message from Ex-President of HVOA
  • Birth Announcements
  • From the Medical Desk of Alpa Shah, MD (Plano, TX)
  • Stuffed Mushroom Recipe by Bijal Jhankhariya
  • Oshwal-USA.org Website Summary by Ketan Dodhia

See below for a link to a printable PDF version

Oshwal Report – Winter 2012 (PDF)


Please let us know if you did not receive a paper copy of this newsletter in the mail.

Make sure your directory entry is up date by using this form, and email us at newsletter@oshwal-usa.org if you did not receive a hard copy.


Oshwal-USA Facebook page

facebook iconWe’ve set up an Oshwal-USA Facebook page. You can join here: http://www.facebook.com/Oshwal.  The Facebook Page  is coordinated with the website, and yet  another way to stay connected. There are nearly 200 “fans” of our Facebook page. If you have a Facebook account and “like” the Halari Visa Oshwals of America at <facebook.com/oshwal>, then community news, event details and other interesting information related to the community will appear in your Facebook News Feed.

Subscribe to the electronic newsletter

We are planning to publish an email newsletter more frequently than the paper version of the newsletter .  We are now “going green” and saving paper, and hope you will choose to stay informed by joining our distribution list.

Please forward this electronic newsletter to your children and other family members, and ask them to subscribe using the following form: https://www.oshwal-usa.org/lists/?p=subscribe&id=2.

IMPORTANT:  Because the newsletter will be sent by email, we need their PERMISSION before we send it…even if you currently receive a paper copy.  (If you received this message in your inbox, then you are already subscribed.)


Franklin Township (NJ) Jain Center Tour

Image of templeSome of you already know of this grand project, and for some others it will be news that you can be proud of.  HVOA wants to introduce you to this brand new facility and future Community Center, which may bring you one step closer to experiencing or entering a Spiritual Journey, despite our hectic urban lives.

Please find some of the highlights of the facility and the tour that we have organized, on our website at the following link: https://www.oshwal-usa.org/2012/03/franklin-township-jain-center-tour/ .

The tour will be scheduled for April 15 or 29.  Please RSVP by March 31, 2012 using this form (link)  (indicate your availability for one or both dates)

We encourage you to get involved and come and enjoy the Grand Event, full of Spiritual environment and colorful cultural programs.  Hope to see you all at the new deharasar in Franklin Township, New Jersey.

New Regional Representative for New England

Suresh and Trupti Shah have volunteered to represent Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire area for HVOA. Thank you and Congratulations to both of you.  Contact your regional representative using this form: https://www.oshwal-usa.org/contact-us/regional-representatives/


Our Oshwal-USA.org website is frequently updated with community news, event details and links to interesting information related to the Oshwal community.

There are many ways you can keep up to date with community news and events: