Heritage Languages: To Keep or Not to Keep?

International Mother Tongue Day

Every year on February 21st, the world celebrates “International Mother Tongue Day”. For those of us in the South Asian diaspora, raising kids outside of India, what does this mean? I’ll start by telling you my story. My parents came to NY from Kerala back in the 70s. They were part of a vibrant Malayali […]

10 Non-Toy Gift Ideas For Kids This Christmas

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s high time you start thinking about what to get your kids for Christmas gifts. Getting gifts for your kids can be very challenging because their interests keep changing every year. Toy gifts are the most common type of gifts, but most of these gifts only interest children for […]

Teaching Children Hindi: An Expert’s Perspective

An Interview with Dr. Anupama Sarna Dr. Anupama Sarna is a Hindi Literature and Language Specialist part of a certified team of teachers that pioneered Hindi as an accepted language across many Bay Area and surrounding area schools. She has gained formal training in teaching language methodology, receiving teaching credentials through California State University East […]