“Kachher Manush” – Bengali Movie in KC, after a decade

Finally….Wait is over. Bengali Movie in KC, after a decade (I Guess), has been confirmed. Cinemark Merriam will host the show on November 26 & 27 at 1 PM (Saturday & Sunday). Ticket link will be available tomorrow. Movie distributor is eager to bring all new released Bengali Movie in Kansas City. Please support him. This is an appeal to All KC BONGS!!!

Fundraising Dinner for Classroom Expansion December 03, 2022. 5 PM on wards

Hindu Temple and Cultural Center of Kansas City

Fundraiser Dinner for Classroom Expansion

Saturday December 3rd, 2022 5-10pm


We need your presence at the fundraising dinner along with your family and friends to support expansion of the classroom for our community children.



5PM – Social Hour

5:45PM – Seating

6-10PM – Balvihar and Hindi class presentation, Pledge, Dinner, DJ and Live entertainment


Ticket – $100/person

For tickets visit the Manager’s office at Temple, Scan QR code or web https//tinyurl.com/ystc4jhf

ADOPT A FAMILY – Dec 16 2022

Bring Joy and Cheer to a Family in Need…

Let’s join hands to work together with ReStart (www.restartinc.org ) and share a part of our happiness with others. We are partnering with them to adopt 76 beneficiaries containing 24 adults and 52 children. Please Contact us, if you are interested, to know how to “Adopt A Family” and HOW TO BRING SMILE. […]

IAKC Thanks you for India Nite 2022

Us here at IAKC would like to express our immense gratitude to all our members for being with us on a vibrant and colorful India nite and making it a successful one. Your support and presence made the event whole.

We thank all the choreographers and participants for their time and effort to put in the best performance on India nite. You brought us all the best colorful and vibrant events.

Please check out the below link to access the stunning photos captured during this event.

India Nite 2022 Photos

Please visit our YouTube channel, to see the videoes which cover the performances of India Nite 2022. The videos will be loaded to this channel no later than Monday, November 7th.

IAKC Youtube Channel

ABKC Kali Puja Celebrations – Oct 22 4PM


তমসো মা জ্যোতির্গময়ঃ, অসতো মা সদগময়

Let’s celebrate the Festival of Lights Diwali and worship Goddess Kali. Association of Bengalis Kansas City Sangam is celebrating Kali Puja & Diwali on October 22, Saturday in Roeland Park Community Center from 4 PM – 10:30 PM. Please join and celebrate with us. 

  • Bijaya Sammelan & Snacks: 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Puja Set Up: 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Kali Puja: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Fashion Show by Kids: 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Cultural Program: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Delicious Dinner: 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Wrap Up & Cleaning: 9:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Ticket Price: $20/Adult, $10/Student & Kids above 6 Years. Kids Below 6 Years are FREE
Tickets are available on the spot by Cash/Check/Card

“CDC and State/County COVID Guidelines will be strictly implemented”

IAKC India Nite Nov 5 2PM

IAKC India Nite:

A non-stop Bollywood, Classic, and Semi classic dance performances. Do not miss this colorful and vibrant show showcased every year and this year it is in Music Hall, on November 5th, at 2 PM.

Grab your tickets now from the below links.

For Members – https://iakc.org/events/india-nite-3/

For Non-Members – https://iakc.org/events/india-nite-3-271/


United Bathukamma Festival in Kansas City – TAGKC and KCTCA – Oct 1

For the first time ever,

Telugu Association of Greater Kansas City


Kansas City Telangana Cultural Association

present a united Bathukamma Festival in Kansas City

Featuring Folk Singer Niharika

On Oct 1, 2022 3PM-9PM
@ The Hindu Temple

Free Entry * Free Food

Bathukamma Celebrations on a Grand Scale

  • Live DJ & Music
  • Special Prizes
  • Automatic Raffle Entry

For details and how you can contribute, please contact any of the following:

  • Vamsi Suvvari – 913-200-1431
  • Narendra Duddela – 503-515-5505
  • Sridevi Gobburu – 918-810-1886
  • Kiran Kanakadandila – 913-568-5683


Asha Jyothi – 14th Annual 5K Run 17SEP 9AM

Asha-Jyothi 5K Run/Walk is a fun family event for both adults and kids of all ages, after the race, there will be medals for kids, raffle prizes and home made brunch. Asha-Jyothi is volunteer based non-profit organization dedicated to serving underprivileged kids by providing access to education and healthcare.

AJ highlights:
– Our work in India: 2018-2019 highlights
– Our work in USA: click here
– Our COVID-19 response: click here

AJ Quick Facts:
– 100% volunteer organization
– 100% of your donation goes to the cause, no overhead
– 6250+ kids being educated every year


Change All Your Plans for Sunday – IAKC IndiaFest2022

India Fest 2022 is tomorrow, 2022 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66212. The theme for the year 2022 is “HOPE – Shaping community future ” and this event will represent all the regional organizations of the Indian community who are collectively hosting this festival. India Fest is an all-day event to experience the tastes, sounds, and sights of India, Live music, dance, food, and entertainment. Admission and parking to the event are completely FREE. This festival gives the local community a glimpse of India through arts, culture, history, and people.

While you are the IndiaFest 2022, be sure to visit KCdesi Partners:


TAGKC Picnic Aug 20th 230PM onwards

TAGKC Members

Vana Bhojanam or Picnic in nature is a tradition of Telugu culture. It is a celebration of the nature we live on.  Join us for a Vana Bhojanam/special picnic on a beautiful sunny day with friends!

ఎక్కడ : శనివారం(Aug 20th, 2022)హెరిటేజ్ పార్క్ షెల్టర్  7 లో

సమయం : : 2.30pm – 10.00pm

We will end the event with hoisting Indian Flag to mark 75th Indian Independence Day!