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"My art is my search for the moments beyond the ones of self knowledge. It is the rhythmic fantasy; a restless streak which looks for its own fulfillment! A stillness that moves within! An intense search for my origin and ultimate identity". - Meena

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Friday, 14 December 2018

Featured poets: Meena Chopra & Casey Garcia at Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) LXIX)





Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) is Toronto’s most diverse and brave poetry reading and open mic series

At Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) we don’t just wait for diversity to happen: we actively invite it.
Please spread the word through social media and any other way you know. Let our event become as diverse as we are.

Featured poets: Meena Chopra & Casey Garcia
Host: Bänoo Zan & Terese Pierre

Time: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Place: Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2M7
Main Hall

Doors open 6:15 p.m.
Open-mic sign-up 6:30 p.m.
Show 7 p.m.

Admission: $5

Casey Garcia is a rare breed if artist. A young but seasoned performer. He matches his lyrical skill with engaging, high-energy stage presence that could potentially raise people from the dead. A walking and talking masterpiece roams among the millennial drones that occupy the city of Toronto.
Casey Garcia
FB: Casey Garcia
Twitter: CxseyGxrcia
Instagram: CxseyGxrcia
Soundcloud.com/CxseyGxrcia
Bandcamp.Caseygarcia.com

Meena Chopra is an internationally known award winning 'poet & visual artist' with an unbridled passion for words, space, colours and forms. Born and brought up in Nainital, a Himalayan hill city of Northern India, now lives in Mississauga, Canada. After having a career as a designer for seven years with a couple of leading garment firms in India, she later switched to fine arts and poetry, simultaneously pursuing her career in marketing and advertising as an entrepreneur. She is a qualified artist educator and a graduate in science. Primarily a self taught artist, she informally got trained and mentored under master artists of India. She has been professionally practising fine arts since 1985 and writing poetry since 1992. Meena writes both in English and her ethnic language Hindi and has three poetry collections published so far. She has also co-edited "RANG AUR NOOR"(Colour and Radiance) an anthology reflecting the Hindi and Urdu poetic talent of Canada. Her poetry has been translated into German and Urdu languages.
Her latest book "SHE! The Restless Streak" has recently been released in Mississauga Central Library along with her thematic art exhibition on the same subject. This book is a coffee table edition and features her art and poetry both dealing with female abstract energy. Meena has exhibited her art widely in many countries and has been on the board of many art, culture and literary organizations.
She has been also publishing a popular ethnic news weekly from GTA called StarBuzz and hosting a musical show at 1320 AM called Radio Shehnai for many years. She has also been running an after school tutoring centre till 2012 in Mississauga
She can be reached on the following
website: https://www.meenachopra-artist.com/

Facebook: @SheTheRestlesStreak
Twitter: @meenachopra
Facebook Page: @meena.chopra.artist

FaceBook ID: @meenachopra
Instagram: meena_artist_author
YouTube: Meena Chopra

Shab-e She’r strongly supports diversity, inclusion and courage in our line-up of features as well as our open mic participants. We have been doing that since our inception (Nov. 2012) without compromising freedom of expression.
Tranzac Club is an accessible venue with no stairs (aside from the stage) and they have two accessible gender neutral washrooms.
Twitter: @BanooZan & @ShabeSherTO
Instagram: @banoo.zan


For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: www.meenachopra-artist.com

Sunday, 11 November 2018

NEPMCC for recognizing my creative endeavours: 'Annual Award Ceremony Gala'

For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

अंतर्राष्ट्रीय विश्व हिन्दी साहित्यिक सम्मेलन के अंतर्गत- 1st "International Hindi literary conference" in Canada




For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Friday, 6 April 2018

Presentation and discussion on SUBAH KA SURAJ AB MERA NAHIN HAI at the library of India Habitat Centre 31st March 2018



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रविवार १ अप्रैल २०१८ को दोपहर ३ बजे अभिव्यक्ति विश्वम द्वारा आयोजित साहित्य संवाद के अंतर्गत कैनेडा में आप्रवासी चित्रकार और कवयित्री मीना चोपड़ा पर केंद्रित कार्यक्रम





For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Friday, 16 March 2018

Participating at SUMMER SHOW 1 2018 at ART JUNCTION, Lalit Hotel @NEW DELHI




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Sunday, 11 March 2018

POETRY IN PARK on Women's International Day




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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

EXPERIENCE MANDALA ART: Free Art Workshops at Central Library



Experience Mandala Art
Join local artist, author and educator Meena Chopra for a free workshop and learn how to create mandala art. Mandala, the Sanskrit word for "circle" or "completion", has a long history and is recognized for its deep meaning and representation of wholeness. Psychoanalyst Carl Jung has called it "a representation of the unconscious self." Spaces are limited and supplies will be provided. Admission is free. Registration is required. For more information and to register, please call the Arts & History Department 905-615-3500 ext. 3660.

Event Date(s):
July 15, 2017

Event Time(s): 2 - 4 pm

Location: Central Library - Classroom 3
301 Burnhamthorpe Road West,
Mississauga, Ontario
L5B 3Y3
Canada

Cost: Free

Age group: From 10 years and above

Conducted by author and artist educator Meena Chopra

Date: 15th July
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Venue: Central Library Mississauga
For registration call: Arts and History Department at 905 615 3500 ext 3660 . Seats are limited
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Art Materials will be provided for the workshop.
For further details Visit Facebook Event Page: Mandala Art Workshop

Saturday, 16 July 2016

"Cultural influence of South Asia Media/Bollywood on nonresident South Asian"




For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Thursday, 24 March 2016

Honoured at ICACI GALA for Arts


Thank you ICACI and Mokshi Virk recognising my artistic and literary endeavours in the community amongst other...
Posted by Meena Chopra - Artist & Poet on Sunday, March 20, 2016
For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Wednesday, 6 January 2016

Lively Guilty Artists crowd this evening at Port 1 Cafe & Gelateria

For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Saturday, 21 November 2015

सुबह का सूरज अब मेरा नहीं है-एक अनौपचारिक आवलोकन!

सुबह का सूरज अब मेरा नहीं है-एक अनौपचारिक आवलोकन!

Posted by सुबह का सूरज अब मेरा नहीं है: कविता संकलन - मीना चोपड़ा on Tuesday, November 3, 2015
For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Friday, 2 October 2015

Visiting Musée d'Orsay in Paris - "Impressionism" an overwhelming experience


Musée d'Orsay - Impressionism. An overwhelming experience
Posted by Meena Chopra on Saturday, September 26, 2015
For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Dining in the artistic environs at Studio E 133 with artist Naresh Kapuria


Dining in the artistic environs at Studio E 133 with artist Naresh Kapuria
Posted by Meena Chopra on Friday, October 2, 2015

For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Saturday, 15 August 2015

TD Mosaic Multicultural Mushaira 2015 with Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi Poets

Honble Consul General of India Mr Akhilesh Mishra along with Mrs Reeti Mishra graced the yesterday TDMosaic Mushaira at Rogers Theatre. Few of their cheerful moods while with other dignitaries...

Posted by Anil Purohit on Friday, August 14, 2015

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Shailendra-a poet of a common man - A Tribute by Tejendra Sharma

It was an honour to all of us to have this outstanding presentation #TributeShailendra by the noted #Hindi author Shri...

Posted by Meena Chopra - Artist & Poet on Tuesday, August 11, 2015



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Tuesday, 14 July 2015



Video courtesy Delhi Doordarshan

BRAMPTON LIBRARY HOSTS the event 'Poetry in Hindi Cinema' with Shailendra - a poet of a common man - A Tribute by Tejendra Sharma Noted Author of Hindi who is visiting Toronto from England on special invite by Brampton Library.

"Please Join us to welcome internationally acclaimed writer Tejendra Sharma as he pays tribute to "Shailendra- a poet of the common man." Simplicity was the hallmark of Shailendra's lyrics in Hindi Cinema. Films like Aawara, Shri420, Guide, Andaz, and Sangam stand as proof of Shailendra's poetic genius. Tejendra will also compare Shailendra’s lyrics with the poetry of Shakespeare, Shelly and Ghalib.Clips from Shailendra’s film songs will also be screened . Event is in association with CROSS CURRENTS - Indo Canadian International Arts".

Cyril Clark Library Lecture Hall
Brampton Library
20 Loafers Lake Ln, Brampton, ON L6Z 1X9
(905) 793-4600
(Event is free and for all. You may collect your entry pass at the gate)
https://www.facebook.com/events/885756808170298/


For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Friday, 15 May 2015

FSALA: साहित्य और कला का टोरंटो महोत्सव - पैनल चर्चा विषय: "क्या दक्षिण एशियाई लेखन में एकता है"


FSALA: साहित्य और कला का टोरंटो महोत्सव - पैनल चर्चा विषय: "क्या दक्षिण एशियाई लेखन में एकता है"
Posted by Meena Chopra - Artist & Poet on Friday, May 15, 2015

For my poetry kindly Visit: English: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com Hindi: http://ignitedlines.blogspot.com/ website: http://meenachopra17.wix.com/meena-chopra-artist

Saturday, 19 October 2013

I have been honoured, having been invited as the Guest of Honour by my alma mater on the occasion of 66th annual day function of Birla Vidya Mandir Nainital


Friday, 11 October 2013

कविगोष्ठी ललित कला अकादमी आर्ट studios के कोंफ्रेंसे रूम मे. (Hindi poetry reading session at Lalit Kala Art Studios Gadhi New Delhi, India)



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