Sindhi Kings of Indonesian Entertainment World

From producing long-running soap operas to blockbuster movies, the community commands prime slots in the country’s entertainment industry Sindh Courier Monitoring Desk Located off a leafy street in central Jakarta, in a neighborhood dotted with central government offices, MD (Manoj Dhamoo) Entertainment’s headquarters occupy prime real estate. In the lobby, a white marble statue of […]

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Sindhis keep their culture alive in Chile

Halfway around the world, in Chile, a Sindhi community thrives. So far away from their home here for more than a hundred years, the Sindhis of Punta Arenas still speak Sindhi and eat Sindhi food. Like other diasporic Sindhis, they have an international network. Bhai Haroomal had reached Chile in 1905, with his 3 friends, […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – V1

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – V

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – IV

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – III

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – II

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Uncovering Sindhi Women’s World in Japan – I

These are stories of women of Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora – a community of traders who mostly belong to the Bhaiband or ‘business’ caste of Hyderabad, an inland city of Sindh province. By Ms. Mamta Sachan Kumar  [Women’s worlds in Japan’s Sindhi merchant diaspora are multi-faceted and deserving of singular mention. Their lives and roles […]

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Hyderabad’s Chandru Advani who became Dada of Japan’s Indian community

Chandru G. Advani was born on July 23, 1924, in Hyderabad Sindh. He was son of Dewan Ghanshamdas Gobindux Advani and Shrimati Rukibai Viroomal Vaswani. Seven years earlier, his father, Ghanshamdas Advani, had moved to Yokohama to work at the Japan branch of his own father’s company who had established his business in Japan in […]

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