All posts by Geeta Goindi

Geeta Goindi, a journalist based in the Washington, DC, has been covering the Indian American community for more than a decade. She is a frequent contributor to The American Bazaar.
Indian actor Salman Khan addresses a press conference on the eve of his mega show, ‘Dabangg Reloaded’, in Washington, DC.
Crowds pack Lafayette Park, across from the White House, for the Families Belong Together rally, one of over 600 held across the country to protest President Trump's immigration policies.
Federal Correctional Institution in Sheridan, OR
Republican Congressman Pete Sessions of Texas (at the podium) is flanked by DALCA kids, children of legal immigrants from India, at an immigration rally organized by the Republican Hindu Coalition (RHC) on Capitol Hill. Standing at right are Manasvi and Vikram Aditya Kumar of RHC who spearheaded the event urging US lawmakers to protect the legal Dreamers from deportation when they age out at 21
Karthik Nemmani
Winners of the 2018 National Geographic Bee, from right to left: Venkat Ranjan, 13 of California, the champion; Anoushka Buddhikot, 13, of New Jersey in second place; and Vishal Sareddy, 14, of Georgia in third position
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam is flanked by Indian American female activists at an event celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, held in Tysons Corner on May 20, 2018 .
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Indian yogi Sadhguru delivering a talk on 'Ambition to Vision' at the Capitol Hill Visitors Center. The event was organized by the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) headquartered in Washington, DC.
The 40 finalists of the 2018 Regeneron Science Talent Search
At the fifth annual Mela Phulkari are seen in the front from left to right: MaryKay Carlson, Deputy Chief of Mission at the American Embassy in Delhi; former Union Minister M.S. Gill; art historian Dr. Alka Pande; and RJ Jassi of Chandigarh. Looking on are the Sardars of Sangrur, exceedingly talented musicians highlighting the folk instruments of Punjab
Indian Ambassador Navtej Sarna (front right) and US Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy Derek Kan (second from right) with singers of the Indian American Catholic Association Choir Ministry at the 2017 Christmas celebration held at the Embassy of India in Washington.
President Obama speaking at a townhall in Delhi.