In an evening filled with stories and laughter, comedian and actor Aasif Mandvi shared what it was like to grow up in an Indian Muslim immigrant family and how he found himself becoming an early, prominent voice for Indians and Muslims in the American mainstream media.
The Who’s Who of Houston’s international scene gathered to kick off fundraising on November 8 for the 2019 Tiger Ball, which will celebrate Asia Society’s 40th anniversary in Houston and will pay homage to founding board member Barbara Bush.
Guests and vendors filled Asia Society's lawn and building for Night Market 2018 presented by American First National Bank, whose newly extended hours allowed more time to enjoy a family-friendly Japanese-style carnival and a ticketed beer garden, both new this year.
Dr. Marie and Vijay Goradia, who have made significant contributions to and a global difference in the areas of literacy, education, and healthcare in India, are the 2018 recipients of Asia Society Texas Center's Roy M. Huffington Award.
For the fourth consecutive year, Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery in southern India returned to Asia Society Texas Center to create a mandala sand painting and perform Sacred Music Sacred Dance for World Healing.