The Home of the Traveler, a Concept Store housing a slew of artefacts curated by Fashion Designer JJ Valaya, celebrated its association with The Wine Company, a wine bistro located at Cyber Hub. Some of the attendees were Manoj and Vendy Mehra, Thenny Mejia, Monika and Hardesh Chawla, TJ, Tina Chatwaal and Malvika Tiwari. JJ Valaya commented, “Travel and wine have a strange yet fascinating connect”.
Don that Hat!
Foodhall @ DLF Promenade hosted an exclusive Workshop with Masterchef Kunal Kapur, who shared the secret formula of cooking some scrumptious dishes, from his debut book- ‘A Chef in every Home’. The Event witnessed the Masterchef cooking live – items like Chicken Porcupine Hyderabadi, Aubergine & Peanut Chutney, and Khoba Roti Rajasthani.
Neev, a Mission Education Centre of Smile Foundation, set up for the underserved children in Gurgaon, celebrated its Annual Day. Located in Village Nangli Umarpur, Neev was set up by Shalini Malhotra in 2007. Alok Mittal, Commissioner of Police, graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Vikram Singh Verma, COO Smile Foundation, was also present. The talented youngsters presented ‘Neev Ka Rangmanch,’ a colourful cultural extravaganza. There were Dance performances, a Nukkad Natak, a Play on Corruption and recitation of Poems. Neev supports 208 students - from Nursery to 10th. Standard - with a staff of 32. The Centre also provides mid-day meals and engages students in extra-curricular activities - like Skill Development Workshops, Painting Competitions, visit to Museums and Movie screenings.
Ode to Ghazalars..
A poignant and ethereal poetry performance by Puja Mehra Gupta, on her theme, ‘Woh Guzra Zamana’: an ode to Urdu poets like Ghalib, Faiz and Shakeel. Puja is a young disciple of Shanti Hiranand.
Time for Play
The Inter NGO Sports Day organised by Nulife Foundation, for the less privileged.