Portland and neighboring suburbs are home to a thriving and growing population of almost 10,000 Indians.
Events & Festivals
- India Festival – held in August at Pioneer Courthouse Square
- Jai Ho! Dance Party – monthly dance parties
- DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid regularly host dance nights for those 21 and up, including ANDAZ: A Future Filmi, Bhangra, Bollywood & Desi Bass Dance Party at The Liquor Store in Southeast Portland. Anjali has also been teaching Bhangra and Bollywood dance classes at the nearby Viscount Dance Studio for years. (Check out their website for more of their events information, and go to Viscount Dance Studio’s website for their current class schedule.)
- Rang Barse – Holi festival of Colors