Win Free Tickets to the Mushtari Begum Festival of Indian Classical Music and Dance through PCHC-MoM
Arts and Culture / Community Events

Win Free Tickets to the Mushtari Begum Festival of Indian Classical Music and Dance through PCHC-MoM

The 4th Annual Mushtari Begum Festival of Indian Classical Music and Dance is coming up this September 26, 2015 at the Massey Theatre, 735 Eighth Ave, New Westminster, BC. Come out to immerse yourself in beautiful classical music, listening to carnatic violin, sitar recitals, Ghazal vocal performances, and Kathak dance! Doors open at 6:00pm, and … Continue reading

Komagata Maru 2015 Anniversary
Community Events / PCHC-MoM Partner Events

Komagata Maru 2015 Anniversary

2015 is the 101st anniversary of the Komagata Maru, an incident that reflected exclusionary policies of the Canadian government at the time on the subject of Asian Pacific migration. On May 23, 1914 a ship carrying passengers that were largely immigrants from the Punjab, British India, arrived in Vancouver’s Burrard Inlet, and were subsequently denied entry … Continue reading

Ricepaper Magazine and PCHC-MoM Special Issue: Call for Submissions
Arts and Culture

Ricepaper Magazine and PCHC-MoM Special Issue: Call for Submissions

Call for Submissions: Roots Issue (20.3 – Fall 2015) What are your roots? In partnership with the Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration Society, Ricepaper Magazine is creating a special issue devoted to the concept of roots, to be published Fall 2015. Canada is a country with roots that extend over the Pacific … Continue reading