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Free movies in San Jose on 12/22/09!! Tamil, Telugu and Hindi!

After Renovation  IMC6 Re-opens to PUBLIC with
All FREE shows on Dec 22nd 2009!!

Enjoy these movies gratis!! :)
Aadhavan (Tamil)
Cast: Nayana Tara, Surya, vadivel .
Director: Ravi Kumar K.S

Show times: Tue 12/22/2009     1:15 PM   4:30 PM   7:45 PM

Katha (IMC6 FREE SHOWS) (Telugu)
Cast: Arun, Raghu Babu, Prakash Raj, Genelia Dsourza
Director: Srinivasa Ranga

Show times: Tue 12/22/2009     1:30 PM   4:45 PM   8:00 PM

Kurban (IMC 6 FREE SHOWS) (Hindi)
Cast: Dia Mirza, Vivek Oberoi, Shaif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor
Director: Rensil D'Silva

Show times: Tue 12/22/2009     1:00 PM   4:15 PM   7:30 PM


More information at:

Big Cinemas IMC 6 | 1433 The Alameda, San Jose, CA-95126

Phone: (408) 293-5034

Vivek Menon: Young Maithry member publishes his 1st book!

Maithry family is thrilled to see one of our members, 10 year old Vivek Menon, publishing his first book! It is available on Amazon! Congratulations Vivek! All the best!


We are happy to share with you that young author Vivek Menon will be featured on the radio show on  December 14th, 2009 7pm-8pm KLOK 1170 AM presented by:


The interview is available below. (If you would like to fast-forward to  the portion where Vivek is featured, go to 42:00 minute mark in the recording.

Vivek Menon's new book: Crashing An Assassination: 1865

Here is what is said on website: 

Product Description

An unexpected history lesson... Wally Garner and Ryan Bryants hate their Social Studies teacher, Mr. Derman. But when Mr. Derman accidentally sends them back in time to the day of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, it's up to them to save the President. Will Honest Abe live to tell the tale? Or will John Wilkes Booth win, trapping Wally and Ryan back in 1865? Find out in this epic adventure of two ordinary boys on an extraordinary mission!

About the Author

Vivek Menon is 10 years old and attends Tom Matsumoto Elementary School. He lives in San Jose, California and has a twelve year old sister. This is his first book, so be prepared for some more adventures!


Maithry Social Evening on November 25, 2009 @ 6 PM

MAITHRY SOCIAL EVENING is scheduled for Wednesday, November 25, 2009 at 6 PM! As we have done last year, Maithry is organizing another program at Mayuri Indian Cuisine on the night before Thanksgiving Day.

We have reserved the event room at Mayuri Cuisine in Santa Clara for an evening of fun and socializing!

It is a perfect evening to celebrate with your fellow Maithryians, because next day is Thanksgiving day and most of us have no school or work! 

Mayuri Cuisine, who have sponsored our various events, will provide the facilities along with a great dinner buffet

We will have games and a talent show. Feel free to sign up for items by sending email to We are limiting the talent show part to 1 hour, and registration will be on a first come, first served basis. So, respond immediately!

Admission Charge: 

  • Kids under 5: FREE
  • Kids 5 - 10: $5
  • Everyone over 10: $10
Let us have a great time at this very fun event!

Happy Thanksgiving!!


Maithry Social Evening/Karaoke Night June 26, 2009 @ 6:30 PM @ Sitara.

Friday, JUNE 26, 2009 @ 6:30 PM
Sitara Indian Cuisine,
3590 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95052, Phone: 408-247-2753

Maithry family welcomes summer by getting together for an evening of socializing, singing and dancing at Sitara Indian Cuisine on June 26, 2009 at 6:30 PM.

Sitara Indian Cuisine has graciously opened their doors for this fun get together for Maithry Family.

We had a great time enjoying the Malayalee food and beautiful songs. 
Here are a few pictures from the event. 

2 short videos from the evening



Athira Pratap: Youngest ever soloist at the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival (June 6, 7 2009)

We would like to bring to your attention to a very special event scheduledfor the first weekend in June 2009, where one of our youngest artists willbe performing. I hope all of us can participate in this historicalevent!

We congratulate Athira Pratap who was chosen to perform at the upcoming World Arts Ethnic dance festival in San Francisco Fine Arts Palace in June. She became the youngest ever performer of this event in their 31 year history. Out of 105 contestants in the audition conducted in January 2009, 35groups/soloists were selected representing ethnic cultures from variouscountries. And only a very few soloist were chosen, and Athira, 10 yearold, became the one representing the Indian Bharathanatyam dance.Further details can be seen on their web site at

Athira will be performing in the first week of this event on June 6th and 7th,

This ethnic event is one of the best yearly arts festivals in San Francisco,which brings the blend of cultures from all over the world and attractthousands of spectators from the bay area each day.


in the
31st Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival!

June 6 & 7 at the Palace of Fine Arts Theatre in San Francisco
Tickets on Sale Now!



.............................. .............Athira Pratap; photo by RJ Muna

Athira Pratap June 6 & 7 in the 31st Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival

Asianet news story about Athira's San Francisco performance. 

Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day - 4/21/09 12 PM - 8 PM

free cone day header


It's our favorite day of the year

Tuesday, April 21st is Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s, and you know what that means...
free ice cream for you!

a way to thank our customers for their support and to celebrate 31
years of scooping the chunkiest, funkiest ice cream, frozen yogurt and
sorbet, Ben & Jerry’s scoop shops are happily giving it away!

Maybe it’s time for you to try a new flavor that you’ve been wondering about without commiting your hard earned dollars or it’s time for you to enjoy an old favorite and savor in the deliciousness that is free ice cream? Hey, either way it’s time for you to come on in!

free cone day 'thank you' cow

the world, Scoop Shops are opening their doors from noon to 8:00 pm, to
serve up a free scoop of your favorite flavor. Please check with your
local Scoop Shop for more info!

Grab a pal and come on down to have some good, ’scream fun on us!


Find a participating Scoop Shop near you!

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