New York, NY
The Shakti the Power & Pink Power Exhibit Event was held in Royal Albert Palace on April 7, 2023, powered by Royal Albert Palace, Albert Jasani.
Shakti The Power was founded by Shobhna Patel and Sonal Gadhavi. Both Shobhna & Sonal believe that when women support, encourage, inspire, and learn from each other, women can change the world. The event was designed to celebrate women’s power and achievements. Over 18 inspiring Women of the Year, awards were presented to women in various fields such as education, health care, art & culture, and community service. Prominent community leaders presented these awards.
Special women’s nomination graphic was presented and created by Mukesh Kashiwala with Show MC: Sunil Hali, Shiva Mathur, and supporting Mille Rajput.
Shanti Narra, Middlesex County Commissioner, was invited as the event’s keynote speaker. The show began with a classical prayer group dance choreographed by Shobhna Patel. Over 30 women participate in the Shakti Power Walk representing Indian Heritage. All women represented their state bride costumes, such as Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Panjab, Gujarat, Rajasthan, etc. A Cultural Dance was presented by Tara Dance Academy. A special fashion show using recycled sarees and khadi was modeled by young adults and designed by Sonal Gadhavi at Pinkaari, representing its vision to promote Khadi among youth in a responsible, trendy yet classy style.