Columbus community holds cultural event


Aimed at promoting Nepali culture and tradition, the Bhutanese Nepali Community of Columbus (BNCC) organized a cultural event on Saturday in Columbus.

Artists in the stage
Artists in the stage

Chaired by BNCC ad-hoc committee chair Tara Dhungana, the event was a mix-bag of cultural dances, songs, and other performances.

Bhutanese artist Arjun Rasaily and folk singer Prem Raj Khatri also presented their songs during the event.

The Thunder Dragon Youth Club choreographed the cultural performances during the event where Dr JS Jindal was present as Chief Guest. Other guests were the superintendent from Columbus City School, and Charlie Nicholas from the First Community Church.

Meanwhile, BNCC also announced its election will be held November 28 coinciding the ‘ Thanks Giving Day’.

The organization also honored senior citizens Govinda Dhital and Naina Kafle, and appreciated the Columbus Soccer Team for securing winner trophy in the Inter-State Soccer Tournament in Cleveland last month.

The South Asian Bazaar, Pathivara Jewelers, Sangri-La Grocery and Indo-Pak Grocery sponsored the spent.