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Words of Wisdom: Staying connected in retirement

Many of us came to the U.S. with little money, hoping to receive an education or to build our lives in a new environment. Along the way, we encountered endless problems and seemingly infinite obstacles. But now — reaching senior status and having achieved financial security, raised responsible children, built temples, lived in comfortable homes,

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Pioneering couple reflects on 58 years of marriage and community service

It was 1956 when Bharat and Jaydevi Sanghvi met at the University of Bombay’s Jay Hind College. Bharat, a senior and a member of the school’s economic club, was tasked with inviting student association representatives to a send-off party for a departing professor. Jaydevi was president of the College’s Gujarati Samaj. “She came to the

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Words of Wisdom: On the indomitable power of failure

I was born to lose in life. My horoscope predicted it, and subsequent events proved it so. I came into this world during the Great Depression. At age 7, I lost my father, the family’s sole provider. I wandered around in obscure places like the village of Banpur, and ultimately settled in Agra, living in

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