Aaina, which in Urdu means mirror, focuses on and celebrates the artistic work of and about South Asian women. This year's festival includes film, visual and performance art, speakers, and conversations aimed at highlighting issues relevant to South Asian women. The spotlight event of Aaina is Yoni Ki Baat, which will be directed by Rituja Indapure.

The Aaina festival is produced by Tasveer, a Washington State registered non-profit organization. Tasveer is waiting for its 501c3 non-profit status


Aaina 2012 Team



Rita Meher 



Gauri Shringarpure

& Graphics




Dinesh Korde
Studio Disha




Akshat Divatia
Bipasha Mukherjee
Gayathri Narayan
Meenakshi Rishi
Meteka Singh
Mishu Baldwa
Nanda Mehta
Nitya Jain
Prachi Vora
Preeti Malhotra
Shelly Krishnamurty
Smita Soans


YKB Director


Rituja Indapure

YKB Alliance

YKB Grantwriters


Nimisha Ghosh Roy

Nanette Fok
Shirin Subhani 


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Executive Director: Rita Meher rita@tasveer.org

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All events are at the Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 East Prospect Street, Seattle, WA 98112

Aaina 2012 is produced and presented by Tasveer in collaboration with the Gardner Center for Asian Arts and Ideas