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IAC Independence Day 2016

The Indian Association of Columbus invites you to join us in celebrating India’s 70th Independence Day. Activities for the event include flag hoisting, singing the national anthem quiz for kids and adults.
There is no entry fee for this event. Light refreshments will be served.
Date: Sunday, August 14th, 2016.
Time: 2 PM to 4 PM
Location: Parkside Elementary school, 1400 Parkside Dr, Columbus, IN 47203

Posted August 14th, 2016.

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IAC Summerfest 2016

Indian Association of Columbus welcomes you all to the Summer Fest event. 
The event is filled with Fun Games, Food booths, Cultural performances and open dance floor towards the end. Join us with family and friends. 
When: Saturday, July 16th, 2016.
Where: Mill Race Park, Amphitheater
Entry: Free
Time: 5 PM on wards
(Food and drinks available for purchase. )
All the proceeds from Summer Fest would go to the affected families of stone gate fire accident. We have started a fund raising program for the same. Please use the links below for monetary and non-monetary physical goods donations. We are also accepting checks, cash or gift cards. Please contact one of the following IAC members. 
Monetary Donations: Use link 
Non-Monetary Donations: Use like
IAC Members list:

COM building: Babu K Nagiligari (812-390-8577), Premchandra Jha 

CEP: Krishna Rampalli (812-371-5995)

COB: Manoj Bhagwat (812-447-2457)

Sears: Rajib L Panda (812-639-4537)

GOB: Madhu Bhaskar (812-581-9607), Ankit Tarkas, Niraj Desai, Balaji Arumugam

Non CMI work location: Vishal Shah (516-6-8370).

Thank you for your support!

Posted July 14th, 2016.

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IAC Support For Those Impacted By Apartment Fire

Hello All,

By now most of you must of you have heard or read the news about the apartment fire in Columbus (


We as a community are shocked by this unfortunate accident. IAC is still trying to assess the situation and creating plans for support. As an immediate step we would like to reach out to the affected families and support their recovery from this tragedy. If you are one of those affected or know who is affected can you please get in touch with either one of the following IAC committee members for assistance.

Krishna Chaitanya – 812-371-5995

Babu Nagiligari –  812-390-8577


We have also received feedback that local accommodation is a problem. To resolve this we have been made aware that local Red Cross is offering vouchers that can be redeemed at Days Inn.


Thank You,

Team IAC

Posted June 26th, 2016.

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IAC Tennis 2016

Indian Association of Columbus welcomes you all to the upcoming 2016 Tennis Tournament

  1. When: Starts on June 28, 2016
  2. Where: Columbus, North High School and East High School or a tennis court mutually agreed by participants
  3. Event Registration Link:
  4. Entry Fee: Singles $10 and Doubles $16
  5. Registration deadline: June 26, 2016.


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Posted June 14th, 2016.

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IAC Summerfest 2016

Indian Association of Columbus welcomes you all to the upcoming 2016 Summer fest.

When : Saturday, July 16, 2016

Where : Mill Race Park, Amphitheater

Important Links :

  1. Event Link :
  2. Performers Registration link:
  3. Booth Registration link:
  4. Volunteer Registration link:

Entry Free and food available for purchase.

Important Dates :

  1. Performer Registration deadline: July 5, 2016
  2. Booth Registration deadline: June 30, 2016
  3. Volunteer Registration deadline: July 5, 2016




Event sponsorship opportunity is available for both events. For more details write to us on

All the proceeds from Summer fest would be donated to local charity. We look forward to your participation and support.


Note: We request you to please sign up with personal email id instead of official email to avoid blocking of emails. Here is the signup link

Posted June 14th, 2016.

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IAC Cricket 2016

Venue: Dunn Stadium
Date: Saturday, May 14th, 8 AM (one day)
Team Registration…/1U1wDB_CrVl2lNnigruI-V0…/viewform…
Entry FEE: $100 (includes basic lunch)
Payment Link
Deadline for Payment and Registration: May 7th, 6 PM
Cricket (2)

Posted May 6th, 2016.

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IAC Holi 2016

Hello All

Following are the details on IAC Holi celebration :

Venue: Mill Race Park, Shelter
Entry: FREE, Snacks available for free and for purchase
Date Saturday, 7th May
Holi Final

Posted May 6th, 2016.

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2016 IAC Cricket Tournament

IAC is glad to announce 2016 Cricket Tournament.



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This is 8 over tennis ball tournament.
8 Players per team
Venue: Dunn Stadium
Time: May 1415th
Fee details would be shared shortly.

Use the link below for registration…/1U1wDB_CrVl2lNnigruI-V0…/viewform…

If you are interested in being part of supporting IAC 2016 Cricket Tournament. Please write to


Posted April 26th, 2016.

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IAC Bollywood Rhythms 2016 – Revised Notice


We’re sure that all of you are waiting for the ‘Bollywood Rhythms‘ event. We had to reschedule the event to Apr 30th due to a conflict with another local community event. We apologize for any inconvenience caused! Below are the details of the event.

Time: Saturday, April 30th, 6 PM onwards
Venue: Auditorium, South Side Elementary School (1320 W 200 S, Columbus, IN)

Ticket Price: $5 for adults and entry is free for kids of age 12 years and below.

Tickets can be purchased at or by searching the event on Home page (Please note to bring in paper or electronic print of the ticket or any valid ID card to the venue).

Paper Tickets are also available with our members listed below:
Babu K Nagiligari/Premchandra Jha @ COM
Rajib L Panda @ Sears
Manoj Bhagwat @ COB
Ankit Tarkas / Niraj Desai/Madhu Bhaskar @GOB
Krishna Chaitanya Rampalli @ CEP/Others

Snacks will be available for purchase at the venue. We are happy that we are bringing double entertainment with extraordinary Music. Stay excited for our exclusive Music event.



Posted April 26th, 2016.

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IAC Bollywood Rhythms 2016 – Postponed

Dear All,

Hope you are enjoying the Spring !

We would like to inform you that we are postponing Bollywood Rhythms event, due to a conflict, to April 30th, 6 PM.

We’r sure you’d witness a much entertaining Music.

Music Lovers ! Stay excited !

Thank you for your continuous support.


Posted April 18th, 2016.

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