DiwaliSA 2021 – Rangoli and Parade
TAGSA Volunteers participated in DiwaliSA 2021 to represent Telangana State and Culture. As part of this event volunteers designed and drew Chukkala Rangoli by hands from early morning for display from 6:00pm – 10:00pm. Volunteers also interacted with guests through out the evening explaining culture and story behind each and every Rangoli. Volunteers and their familires also participated in Parade of states in Traditional clothing and released Diyas in the evening. https://photos.app.goo.gl/8bjoDtzXuY2D93Xo6
IASA Diwali 2021 Performance
TAGSA Volunteers participated in IASA Diwali to represent Telangana State and Culture. During this event Volunteers participated in parade of states in traditional clothing, Bonalu and Bahutkamma. Volunteers also put on a great show with Telangana Music and Dance that introduced most famous and unique festivals (Bathukamma and Bonalu) celebrated in Telangana State. https://photos.app.goo.gl/sM7X7Ho336K5bnMU9
Bathukamma Sambaralu 2021 – Oct 9th, 2021
Following are some pictures from Bathukamma 2021 Event. For all pictures go to: https://photos.app.goo.gl/3cmk9AgLQPayjNDa9
TAGSA COVID Relief efforts in Telangana
TAGSA joined hands with PUREOnline.org, a non-profit coordinating COVID relief efforts in Telangana and neighboring states distributed much needed aid to Telangana residents. Initial funding helped approximately 200 families(900 individuals). Funds are used for COVID Awareness camp , Masks, sanitizer, food (milk and bread) in illendhu Mandal, Bhadravti Kotthagudem District, Villages: Yellapuram, Edeppulagudem, Ramkrishnapuram, Rallagumpu. Funds also helped 50 Covid affected people in Dharmapuri, Hyderabad and a COVID camp in Bombay Thanda.
After successful partnership with PureOnline.org, TAGSA decided to continue to partner with various local organizations to distribute further aid to help Telangana residents greatly impacted by COVID virus.
TAGSA thanks PUREOnline.org and it’s volunteers , specially Shyla Talluri for organizing COVID relief camps on behalf of TAGSA in Telangana state. We hope to continue this partnership and provide help directly to Telangana residents in future too.
Following are some of the pictures from these events : Google Photos Album
TAGSA Volunteers at HTSA
On May 14th 2021, TAGSA EC and Members volunteered at Hindu Temple of San Antonio for 3rd Annual Sri Vaari Bhrahmotsavams. As part of this event several volunteers prepared and distributed prasadam to visitors and devotees to temple.