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BJP supporters dance as they set off crackers as poll results come in at the party's headquarters on May 16, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. Early indications from the Indian election results show Mr Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party was ahead in 277 of India's 543 constituencies where over 550 million votes were made, making it the largest election in history. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

What Does the BJP's Big Win Mean for India? Experts Weigh In

Asia Society experts and fellows comment on what the election results mean and what they'll be watching for as the BJP government assumes power and begins implementing its agenda. more
Manjari Sharma.

Exhibitions: Artist Talk by Manjari Sharma

Sharma will share how she recreates classical images of gods and goddesses pivotal to mythological stories in Hinduism. more
Manjari Sharma.

Exhibitions: Members Brunch with Manjari Sharma

Asia Society Texas Center members are invited to brunch with one of the featured artists in 'Transcendent Deities of India.' more
BJP leader Narendra Modi waves to supporters after voting at a polling station on April 30, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Why India Matters, With or Without Modi

India remains "a great long term bet" regardless of who is elected Prime Minister, and the U.S. government and private sector should maintain their commitment to the country, argues Anubhav Gupta with the Asia Society Policy Institute. more

Life in the Comedic Lane

Funnyman Sunil Thakkar brings laughter, Bollywood grooves, and career advice to May Leo Bar. more
Indian voters display their ID cards prior to casting their ballots at a polling station near Attari village, about 35 kms from Amritsar, on April 30, 2014. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)

India: The Votes Are In (SOLD-OUT)

A luncheon and discussion on India’s elections, the results, and what they mean for Asia and the world more

Deities Exhibition Opens at Asia Society Texas Center

Nearly 250 Houstonians attend special reception enhanced with reverent ragas and live dance. more
Indian polling staff match their individual electoral lists after collecting electronic voting machines and other election material at a distribution centre in Amritsar on April 29, 2014 on the eve of Lok Sabha - lower house - elections. (Nariner Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: India Analysts Describe 'Opportunity' and 'Optimism' of National Elections

A panel of veteran India analysts met in Washington, D.C. to discuss how India's national elections could influence the country's prospects for economic growth and international relations. more

Pakistan High Commissioner Dispels Stereotypes in Mumbai Visit

Abdul Basit, Pakistan High Commissioner to India, giving an address and then fielding questions from Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief of The Indian Express. more

The Water Crunch Crisis, with Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney and former Foreign Secretary of India Kanwal Sibal address the policy challenges that water scarcity in Asia may pose in the coming decades. more