NEW YORK CITY (TIP): Event Guru has announced the celebrities arriving at the Times square Diwali. A press release issued by the organizers said  that  Shabbir Ahluwaliya, better known as “Rockstar Abhi,”and Sriti Jha, famous as “Pragya” in Kumkum Bhagya, Zee TV’s Saregamapa winner Kushal Paul, as well as contestant Jyotica Tangri, Zee TV’s “Dance India Dance” idol Siddhesh Pai and &TV’s “So You Think You Can Dance” star Kanchi Shah, You Tube sensation Arjun and Karan Tacker, actor and host of &TV’s The Voice India will be part of the October 16 Diwali at Times Square 2016 celebration, which is being presented by &TV and powered by Sling International and Air India. A local, young prodigy, Sparsh Shah, will also join the talent lineup.

“We are thrilled to partner with &TV, and to bring popular Indian TV personalities to Diwali at Times Square 2016,” said Mrs. Neeta Bhasin, CEO of Event Guru. “We are emotionally attached to the characters these stars play as they visit our living rooms daily. It’s quite exciting for fans to see their favorites in person.”

We are very excited to be a part of Diwali at Times Square 2016,” said Sameer Targe, Head of Sales, Zee TV USA. “It is a perfect opportunity for us to reach out to our community and introduce our new Hindi GEC & TV. Our artists and celebrities truly enjoy meeting their fans.”

Shabbir Ahluwaliya and Sriti Jha will be on hand to delight the crowd. The event will showcase soulful performances from Kushal Paul and Jyotica Tangri, singing songs from their performances on the show. Sparsh Shah will also show off his singing talent. Dance performances by Siddhesh Pai and Kanchi Shah will add magic moments to the night. International singer-songwriter Arjun will melt many hearts with his breathtaking singing performance. And Karan Tacker will be our Master of Ceremonies.

Save the date and plan to join the celebrations on Oct 16, 2016, starting at 2:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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