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Maurya Manch 2020 on 17 January 2020

Maurya Kala Parisar Kuwait Celebrates 25 Glorious Years during its Annual Cultural event “Maurya Manch 2020” on 17 January 2020


Indians in Kuwait

Maurya Kala Parisar, (MKP) Kuwait, is presenting a cultural evening “Maurya Manch” at 5 PM on Friday, 17th January, 2020, at Salmiya Indian Model School Kuwait, Salmiya The event will showcase the talents of members and their families through music , dance dramas, skits etc.

Maurya Kala Parisar, Kuwait will be celebrating its 25th year in Kuwait.

During the celebration of 20th Years of Formation, MKP had invited special guest like “Super 30” famed Mr. Anand Kumar Founder and Head of “Ramanujan School of Mathematics”. The event was attended by Association members, students and parents and received wide coverage in newspapers in Kuwait and in India.

In the year 2017, Padma Shri ex- Cabinet Minister of Government of Dr. C P Thakur, from Bihar who revolutionized the concept of treatment of Kala-azar and is recognized as an international authority in this field, author of many books on medicine and winner of Dr. B. C. Roy National Award, Indian Medical Council, was the Chief Guest of the event.

President of Maurya Kala Parisar, Sabir Hussain Ansari said while announcing the event that through Maurya Manch, MKP has successfully achieved it's two main goals - a platform for expression of culture of the region and presenting Bihar and Jharkhand in positive light to other Indian Communities in Kuwait. He also informed that Mr. Anand Kumar of Super 30 fame, who has been very popular among the students and their parents has accepted to be the Chief Guest of the event. Mr. Anand is revered as one of the most influential and illustrious sons of Bihar & Jharkhand. The event is expected to be graced by many more well wishers of the community.

The entertainment quotient of the event has been appreciated by audiences in the previous editions of Maurya Manch. This year also the programs are going to be entertaining. The entry is free and open to all Indian Communities in Kuwait and friends of India alike.

Maurya Kala Parisar, founded in the year 1995 and registered with Indian Embassy in Kuwait is a highly active association of people from the Indian states of Bihar and Jharkhand. It has conducted successful events like Dinkar Samman & Hindi Divas, Ethnic Food Festival for all families from Indian Community, etc. every year for quite some time.



"Study in Gujarat" Road show and exhibition at Kuwait - Invitation

"Study in Gujarat" Road show and exhibition at Kuwait on 15th January, 2020

Education is the single most important investment in the future of individuals, communities, nations and the world that is vital to sustainable social and economic progress. It is also a fundamental human right. Government of Gujarat welcomes students across the world with open arms to come to Gujarat to utilize its vibrant education infrastructure and learn from its rich culture and heritage.

The Government of Gujarat has launched “Study in Gujarat (SIG)” initiative to promote Gujarat as a preferred study destination among students across the world aspiring for quality and outcomes oriented higher education. The objective of this initiative is to showcase the rich quality of education and institutions available within the state. It will also help to shape the future of students through various opportunities that Gujarat can offer in the fields of entrepreneurship, innovation, industry, research and development among many others. Gujarat being the growth engine of India, offers ample opportunities for bright minds to pursue the career of their choice.

A series of road shows are being held by the state in different cities across India and the world. Details of these road shows can be viewed at https://study.gujarat.gov.in/

These events are aimed to showcase the plethora of options that institutions in the state offer to students for their higher studies. Various prestigious universities from Gujarat shall be participating in the event and students, parents, schools and various stakeholders such as you will be able to interact with them to understand in detail about the programmes that they offer. This will enable them to make an informed decision for their higher studies and career ahead.

In this regard, the roadshow in Kuwait is being held on 15th January 2020 at 04:30 pm. We invite you to attend the event on the designated date and time. Further details about the event can be obtained from the website.

After you register, we will send you a confirmation mail to enable you to participate in the event. If you would like us to invite others also for the event, kindly send us details in the enclosed spreadsheet. Kindly note that participation in the roadshow, is subject to our confirmation. However, the exhibition will be open to all. Kindly encourage all your students and parents to visit the exhibition.

We look forward to your active participation in this unique initiative for helping students excel in their career by being a part of the growth engine of India. 

Registration link for the event is: Click here


Anju Sharma

Principal Secretary

Department of Higher & Technical Education

State of Gujarat, India



Indians in Kuwait


“OPEN MIC” - Auditions for Indian Stand up Comedy

“OPEN MIC” - Auditions for Indian Stand up Comedy

As the saying goes...... "Standup comics are Born at Open Mics" , we wonder what are we waiting for ... :) HEY INDIAN FOLKS IN KUWAIT. Do you believe you can tell jokes? Do you wish to try stand up comedy? Well, Rubix Media Factory got you covered. We are in the making of an exclusive Indian Comedy Club in Kuwait. The idea is to identify and gather like minded (light hearted) people who are seeking for a platform to test their comedy skills. Who knows, one of them might become the next Stand Up Star... :) We have an “OPEN MIC” at SALMIYA in the coming Weekend (20/12/2019 from 5PM TO 8PM). You can choose any Indian Language untill the joke is funny ... :) "Lets catch up, crack some jokes and have fun. Location: Spandan , Cultural Center, Behind, Al Rashid Hospital , Salmiya , Block 10 ,Kuwait.

Contact : 50400989

email: auditions@rubixkw.com

Register here : https://forms.gle/mXixUtprKt2EZYNb7

Open mic


Kala(Art) Kuwait “NIRAM-2019” Prize Distribution Ceremony 



Kala(Art) Kuwait “NIRAM-2019” Prize Distribution Ceremony 

on Friday, 13th December 2019 at 5pm 

Kala Art Kuwait



Kala(Art) Kuwait delighted to honor the winners of ‘NIRAM 2019’ Painting Competition with a grand Prize Distribution Ceremony which is scheduled to be held on Friday, 13th December 2019 at 5:00pm onwards at Oxford Pakistani English School, Abbasiya (Near Integrated Indian School).

Kala(Art) Kuwait held  the program “NIRAM 2019” Children’s Day painting competition on 15th November 2019 in Association with “AMERICAN TOURISTER”. Since the Year 2005, we have been celebrating Children’s Day, as a tribute to our late Prime Minister Pandit Jawharlal Nehru, the founder of modern India, titled as “Niram” which means color.  As previous years, this year too it is worthwhile to note that students of different nationalities from all 24 Indian Schools in Kuwait with the active participation of more than 2800 children. 

Kala (Art) Kuwait, highlights the exclusive prizes for the winners of each group as First place with Gold Coin & gold medal, Second place with silver medal and Third place with bronze medal along with memento & certificate. 66 Merit Prizes and 199 Consolation prizes also will be with memento & certificate. Prizes for Clay Modeling Competition and Marathon Open Canvas Painting for parents and visitors also will be distributed in the event. 

Kala (Art) Kuwait takes this opportunity to extend our heartfelt and sincere gratitude with immense pleasure to invite all to the prize distribution ceremony to boost the morale of our children, according to ‘Kala(Art) Kuwait’ President, Mukesh V. P., General Secretary, Siva Kumar and NIRAM-2019 General Convener, Jaison Joseph.

Kuwait Sports and Health Day

Participation in the "Kuwait Sports and Health Day”

on 20th December, 2019


Kuwait Olympic Committee will be organizing “Kuwait Sports and Health Day” on 20th December, 2019 at Kuwait Motor Town, 40 King Fahad Bin Abdul Aziz Road, from 1300-1830 hrs. 

Kuwait Olympic Committee has informed that it will be an open day with an amalgamation of sports and culture and will provide different communities an opportunity to interact amongst themselves.

Kuwait Olympic Committee has requested the Embassy to encourage Indian community to participate in the program. It will be good gesture, If members of your Association participates in the programme. For further details, you may kindly contact Mr. Ahmed Al Hendi, Mob# +965-98800003.



MAC  AL-THALAH CUP-2019 to be held on Friday

MAC  AL-THALAH CUP-2019 to be held on Friday 29th November 2019

Kuwait City: 10th edition of MAC Kuwait One day Mega Football Fest “AL-THALAH CUP-2019 is scheduled to kick off on Friday 29 November 2019 from 3 pm onwards at Public Authority for Youth & Sports ground, Mishref under the auspicious of Kerala Expats Football Association Kuwait (KEFAK).

18 KEFAK affiliated clubs in 2 groups will fight for the prestigious Winner’s Trophy sponsored by Al-Thalaha International General Trading Co. Runner up & Semi-Finalist trophies and many more prizes will be presented on the occasion of the closing ceremony of the event.

Many well-known Inter-State & District footballers will take part in the tournament for 18 various clubs. The matches are scheduled in knock-out basis; all matches will be in 7 a side format and officiated by KEFAK REFEREES.

According to MAC Kuwait Chariman Musthafa Kari, President Subair Kurikkal and and Football Fest General Convener Mansoor Kunnatheri , all facilities are set for the event and football lovers cordially invited with their family and friends to witness & enjoy the spectacular moments of biggest football fest in Kuwait. 

മാക്‌ - അല്‍-ത്താല കപ്പ -2019 വെള്ളിയാഴ്ച്ച കുവൈത്ത് സിറ്റി: കുവൈത്തിലെ മുന്‍ നിര പ്രൈാസീ ഫുട്ബാള്‍ ക്ലുബ്ബുകളില്‍ ഒന്നായ മാക്‌ കുവൈത്ത് ്കഫാക്കുമായി സഹകരിച്ചു നടത്തുന്ന “അല്‍-ത്താല കപ്പ -2019” -2019 നൈംബര്‍ 29 നു ലൈള്ളിയാഴ്ച മിഷരിഫിലെ രബ്ലിക്‌ അ് ാറിറ്റി ്ഫാര്‍ യൂത്ത് ആന്‍്‌ സ്രാര്‍ടസ ഫ്ലഡ്ലിറ്റ് പ്രൗണ്ടില്‍ വൈകു്ന്നരം 3 മണിക്ക് ആരംഭിക്കും.

പ്രമുഖരായ AL-THALAH INTERNATIONAL GENRAL TRDADING CO ആണ് മാക്‌ കുവൈത്ത് ൈരഷം ് ാറും നടത്തി ൈരുന്ന ഫുട്ബാള്‍ ലഫസ്റ്റിലെ 10 മത് എഡിഷനിലെ മുഖയ സ്രാണ്‍സര്‍. ്കരള എക്‌സരാറ്റ്സ ഫുട്ബാള്‍ അ്സാസി്യഷന്‍ കുവൈത്ത് (KEFAK) ല്‍ രജിസ്റ്റര്‍ ലചയ് ിട്ടുള്ള നിരൈധി ്േശീയ,സംസ്ഥാന ാരങ്ങള്‍ ൈിൈിധ ടീമുകള്‍ക്ക് ്ൈണ്ടി അണി നിറയ്ക്കും .പ്രമുഖരായ ്സാക്കര്‍ ്കരള, മാക്‌ കുവൈറ്റ് , ഫഹഹീല്‍ പ്ബ്േര്‍സ , മെപ്പുറം പ്ബ്േര്‍സ, സരാര്‍ക്‌സ എഫ്.സി., സി.എഫ്.സി.സാല്‍മിയ , രൗേ എഫ്.സി , സില്‍ൈര്‍ സ്റ്റാര്‍ സാല്‍മിയ, അല്‍ ശബാബ് എഫ്.സി.

ബ്ലാലസ്റ്റസ കുവൈറ്റ് , ലക.ലക,എസ., യന്ഗ് ഷൂലട്ടര്സസ അബ്ബാസിയ. പ്ബ്േര്‍സ ്കരള ,ബി് ്ബായ്സ എഫ്.സി., ്കരള ചാെ്ങ്ങര്സസ, ടി.എസ.ഫ്.സി, ചാമ്പ്യന്‍സ എഫ്.സി, CIESCO എന്നീ 18 ടീമുകള്‍ ക്‌്നാക്ക് ഔട്ട് രീ ിയില്‍ നടത്തുന്ന ഈ ഫുട്ബാള്‍ ്മളയില്‍ രലെടുക്കുന്നത്. 20 മിനുട്ടാണ് കളികളുലട സമയപ്കമം.്കഫാക്ക് റഫറിമാരായിരിക്കും മത്സരങ്ങള്‍ നിയപ്രിക്കുന്നത്. കുവൈത്തിലെ പ്രൈാസി ഫുട്ബാള്‍ ്പ്രമികള്‍ക്ക് കുടുംബ്ത്താലടാപ്പം മത്സരങ്ങള്‍ േര്‍ശിക്കാന്‍ പ്ര് യക സജീകരണങ്ങള്‍ ഒരുക്കിയാ ായി ജനറല്‍ കണ്‍ൈീനര്‍ മന്‍സൂര്‍ കുന്ന്ത്തരി അറിയിച്ചു.

A.P Abdul Salam

Media Convener, MAC Kuwait.


ICS Presents BARFF- A Hindi Drama

BARFF- A Hindi Drama


Indian Cultural Society presents BARFF with national award winning actor Saurabh Shukla on Friday 6th December 2019 at Boy Scouts Association Auditorium, beside Telecommunication Tower Building. Hawally Kuwait.

A Hindi drama Barff has been written and directed by Saurabh Shukla and produced by Ashvin Gidwani.

The play also features versatile actors Sadiya Siddiqui and Sunil Palwal.

BARFF 4This multilayered play is very special and its one aspect which is, it's a Hindi thriller with the visual grandeur which is very rare in the Indian theatre scenario makes it a unique experience for viewers.

This gripping Hindi thriller questions truth and belief which takes the protagonist on a journey to find ‘Truth of the other side’.

Indian Cultural Society is celebrating its 14th years with Drama, Laughter & Music. In the same series, first event was over on 22nd Nov. Jab We Met with playback singer Shibani Kashyap, King of Comedy Raju Srivastav & reality shows fame singer Adnan Ahmed. Now 2nd part BARFF is on 6th Dec.

SAURABH SHUKLASAURABH SHUKLA - is an Indian film, theatre and television actor, director and screenwriter. He is best known for his work in films like Satya (1998), Barfi! (2012), Jolly LLB (2013), Kick (2014), and PK (2014). In 2014, he won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Jolly LLB.

He has also written screenplays and dialogues for films like Raghu Romeo, Mithya and Salaam-e-Ishq, among others. With his latest film Family of Thakurganj released on July 19. “Saurabh says there are a number of projects in the pipeline To start with, there is a web series which I have done for ALT Balaji. It marks my web debut. It’s called The Verdict and revolves around the Nanavati case. I play Russi Karanjia, who was the owner of Blitz.” In 2003, he wrote the screenplay for Calcutta Mail. He received his first award for this film, the Zee Cine Award for Best Screenplay. In 2008, he acted in his first international film, the Golden Globe and Academy Award winning “Slumdog Millionaire”.

Hit Films of Saurabh Shukla are Badshah, Ye Hai Mumbai Meri Jaan, Zakham, Taal, Mohabbatein, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Herri Puttar, Oh My God, Showbiz, Aarakshan, Luck By Chance, Pappu Can't Dance Saala, Jolly LLB 2, PK, etc.

Saurabh”s Barff will takes the audience to a cold, snowy night in Kashmir. An engrossing thriller, Barff follows the life of “the desperate parents of an ailing child and an unsuspecting doctor, and how they get caught in the whirlwind of the conflicting questions of truth, reality and belief”.

SADIA SIDDIQUISADIA SIDDIQUI: She is an Indian film and television actress who has been acting since 1993. She has been awarded Best Actress in supporting role for Balika Vadhu by the Indian Television Academy.

Sadiya Siddique has fabricated her attendance acquainted in Bollywood flicks like Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa Just Marrued Uff! Yeh Mohabbat ,Droh Kaal , Little Buddha, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Raghu Romeo, Kali Salwaar and Shabd. Sadiya has worked equally in films and television serials. But she is known more for her portrayals in serials than in films. In one of her latter serials Sasural Genda Phool (2010-12), she plays the role of an adopted daughter Radha who has been raised by a nuclear family. In the 2011 serial Hum, she plays the role of a poor widow whose husband is a blacksmith who gets killed for not being able to repay a loan. In 2007 she even performed as a forlorn woman in the music video Hold it in My Heart for the pop band State of Bengal. She was seen quite regularly on television in serials like Humraahi, Banegi Apni Baat, Maan and Chonch Ladi Re Chonch etc.

She has a postgraduate degree in psychology, which she says has helped her a lot with acting as it helps her appreciate the depth of different roles. Sadiya Siddiqui is also an adrenaline junkie and loves Scuba diving. Her current record stands at two hundred. Her most recent attempt was in a shark cage. She has also attempted sky diving and is planning her next adventure with mountain climbing.

SUNIL PALWAL 2SUNIL K PALWAL: Sunil Palwal is an actor, known for Uri: The Surgical Strike, Shehjar, Yeh Dil Ramta Jogi , Kajal, Jolly LLB 2, Parchhai  , Gulab Gatha & Khwaab.  In the year 2011, he passed out from the prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. He started his career with movie 'Chehra- the unknown mask' (released on 26th Apr; 2013) as one of the lead. He has also worked in some TV shows like Prithvi Vallabh, Rakshak, Mtv Rush, CID, Shapath, Sapne Suhane Ladakpan ke, Bose: Dead/Alive (TV Series) etc.

Sunil is playing protagonist in theatre plays “Mughal E Azam”, Barff and Devdas. So be ready to watch Barff- Burns more than fire.

For details to reserve your seats please contact:

ics.kuwait@gmail.com or visit www.icskuwait.org

What’s app: 50642242- 60045296 - 99709495- 97690035




IEI Kuwait Chapter – 52nd Engineers Day and International Conference



IEI Kuwait Chapter – 52nd Engineers Day and International Conference

IEI Kuwait Chapter is pleased to announce that like every year, we shall be celebrating the Engineers’ Day in memory of Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visvesvaraya, Greatest Engineer and Statesman of India on his birth anniversary in Kuwait. This year Engineers’ day is being celebrated as 52nd Engineers’ Day, the Theme for the Engineers' Day is "Engineering for Change”. In addition to our members, dignitaries and distinguished guests from Ministries, Universities, Equate, KNPC, KITIC, KSE, KISR, Engineers, Technocrats, Consultants, Decision Makers and Business Leaders from Leading Engineering Firms shall also participate in the celebration.

 Details are as below:

Date:          Friday 29th and Saturday 30th November 2019

Venue:       Hotel Radisson Blu, Salwa , Kuwait.

Time:          6:00pm onwards

You are cordially invited to attend the grand celebration. The Invitation Card for the same will be sent soon. The Registration will start at 6.00pm followed by the function starting at 6.45pm and all members are advised to be seated 15 minutes prior to the arrival of VIPs. Please register your name through email to ieikwt@hotmail.com.  

For further clarification and more details, you may contact the undersigned Or Engr. Sudhir Kumar Sahoo, General Secretary (Mob: 69030472) Or Engr. Sam Ananth Kumar, Treasurer (Mob: 97604574).

An Evening of Fun, Knowledge , Activities and Learning (Its Free & Open for the Public)



An Evening of Fun, Knowledge , Activities and Learning (Its Free & Open for the Public)

3 Workshops by 3 Distinguished Toastmasters

DTM Wafaa Salman - District 20 Director 

DTM Dr Makhlouf - Past District 20 Director

DTM Areej - District Speech Finalist and Past Division Director.


What you will gain by attending this Workshop:

1) Giving Good Humorous Speeches 

2) Infusing Humor in your roles as Emcee, Moderators and Trainers 

3) Conducting Workshops with fun activities . 

Contest is round the corner dont miss this opportunity to gain from these 3 seasoned Trainers & Speakers.


The Doors will be Opened on:

18th November , 2019 this Monday.From 6.00 to 9.00 pm

At Spandan Cultural Center, (Basement)

Behind Al Rashid Hospital, Block 10, Salmiya




Near Al Adsani St, Salmiya

29°19'44.2"N 48°03'24.9"E




29°19'44.2"N 48°03'24.9"E

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Contact: 66369768 | 94499417

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Fun in Your Training & Speaking - Event Registration




Fun in Your Training & Speaking - Event Registration

An Evening of Fun, Knowledge, Activities and Learning ( Its Free- Open for Public ) 3 Workshops by 3 Distinguished Toastmasters DTM Wafaa Salman - District 20 Director DTM Dr Makhlouf - Past District 20 Director DTM Areej - District Speech Finalist


An Evening of Fun, Knowledge , Activities and Learning (Its Free & Open for the Public)


Kala (Art) Kuwait NIRAM 2019 Painting Competition

Kala (Art) Kuwait “NIRAM 2019”

Children’s Day Painting Competition, on Friday, 15th November 2019


Kala(Art) Kuwait “NIRAM 2019” Children’s Day Painting Competition powered by AMERICAN TOURISTER will be held on Friday, 15th November 2019 at 2.00 PM at Indian Community School, Khaitan on the occasion of Children's Day celebration by marking the birth day of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the First Prime Minister of India.  

The painting competition will be held in 4 different groups for Students from more than 24 Indian Schools in Kuwait. Group 'A" from LKG to 1st Standard, Group 'B" from 2nd to 4th Standard, Group 'C" from 5th to 8th Standard and Group 'D" from 9th to 12th Standard. The media for Group 'A" and 'B" will be Crayons/color pencils while Group "C” and 'D” are Water Colors. Pencils and watercolors shall be brought by the participants. Stamped Drawing papers will be supplied by the Organizers. Clay Modeling Competition also will be conducted for 7th to 12th Standard Students. Clay will be provided by the Organizers. A Marathon Open Canvas Painting for parents, visitors and Guests is conducting in a view to display everyone’s views and talents through their vivid creations.

Students have been requested to report to the venue at 1 PM and to collect their chest cards.  For more details, please visit website www.kalakuwait.net or contact by e-mail at kalakuwait@gmail.com or the following telephone numbers 97219439, 97959072, 67042514 & 97219833.

Kala(Art) Kuwait, emphasize the exclusive prizes for the winners as first place with gold coin & gold medal, second place with silver medal and third place with bronze medal along with memento & certificate. Besides the 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, there will be 50 participants to Merit Prizes and Ten (10) percent of the participants will be awarded with consolation prizes. The winners are liable to prove their age group with relevant documents in case the Organizers requested so. Parents also have the opportunity to win prizes for Open Canvas Painting.

Kala(Art) Kuwait President Mr. Mukesh V. P.,  General Secretary Mr. Siva Kumar, Program General Convener Mr. Jaison Joseph and Treasurer Mr. Hassan Koya, sought the wholehearted cooperation of all Indian Schools, Parents and Medias to make the painting competition a great success.IFL Kuwait