Annual Chaudhuri Dinner Celebration
ABOUT THE CHAUDHURI DINNER
On April 25, 2015, California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) will host its Thirteenth Annual Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri Dinner Celebration at the Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel in Palo Alto.
This year, CIIS will present the 2015 Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri Award for Distinguished Service to tabla virtuoso, composer, and percussionist, Zakir Hussain. The evening's highlights will include an invocation by award-winning composer, Silvia Nakkach, a brief program and awards presentation, and dinner and dessert with musical entertainment by Aushim Chaudhuri and Brian Wallace.
Thirteenth Annual Chaudhuri Dinner Celebration
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel
4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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Proceeds from the event will complete the Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri Library Collection at CIIS. For more information about the event or collection, please contact Dorotea Reyna at 415-575-6135 or email@example.com. CIIS established the Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri Award for Distinguished Service to honor its esteemed cofounders. Each year, the award is given to an individual whose life exemplifies the selfless service modeled by Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri in aiding the Bay Area community and the world.
Past recipients of the Haridas and Bina Chaudhuri Award for Distinguished Service are as follows:
|2004||Rajendra and Malti Prasad|
|2006||Rajnikant and Helen Desai|
|2007||Ali Akbar Khan|
|2008||Naranji V. Patel|
|2009||Kavita N. Ramdas|
|2011||Haresh C. Shah|
|2012||Navin and Pratibha Doshi|
|2013||Mani L. Bhaumik|