Stylish socialites turned up in large numbers for the Heal A Child Foundation’s Annual Holiday Gala held recently to raise funds for underprivileged children seeking medical treatment. Ash Chandler, took over the entertainment reins at this fundraiser held at Taj Krishna and effectively got everyone’s attention with his act. Hosts of the do – Sabina Xavier, Rachna Mehta and Karen Campos Bhatia – were spotted greeting the guests.
From an event for a good cause to a much-anticipated art show. Last week Taj Deccan played host to the auction of 20th Century Indian art, courtesy Delhi Art Gallery aka DAG Modern. The enthusiasts at the exhibition engaged with one another as they interpreted the canvasses and discussed the latest developments in the art circles. Also, spotted were Vinita Pittie, Vanaja Banagiri and Sabiha Ali.
Meanwhile, Manisha Kapoor ushered in the festive spirit, albeit a little too early, with a pre-Christmas party at Taj Vivanta. The host and her girl gang followed the dress code – Be the Bling – to the hilt. Copious amounts of rum, whisky, fruits and nuts filled the air with a delicious fragrance. Manisha’s friends who made it a point to join the celebration, included P3Ps such as Shivali Singh, Priya, Shaheen Daredia and Sonal Shah. Lastly, ladies from FICCI-Hyderabad Chapter came together to attend a talk by entrepreneur and motivational speaker, Abha Maryada, at Park Hyatt. The interactive session titled ‘Zero Limitations’ proved to be inspiring for listeners who couldn’t stop raving about the same.