Acknowledgements

Our donors support and gifts are invaluable to our mission of enhancing UC Berkeley's South Asia initiatives. Thank you so much for your continued and generous support. We are deeply appreciative of all that you have done to help. A special thanks to everybody, and in particular to our $5000 and above donors listed below

21st Century Indian City: Developing an Agenda for Urbanization in India

  • Ann & Kanwal Rekhi

Amrit Kaur Ahluwalia Memorial
Lecture 
on Sikhism

  • Joginder S. Ahluwalia

Bangla Initiative at Berkeley

  • Pranab & Kalpana Bardhan
  • Kimi & Shankar Bhattacharya
  • Manisha & Somangsu 
    Bhattacharya
  • Anshu & Atri Chatterjee
  • Sunanda & Kali Chaudhuri
  • Chevron Corporation (Ahmed and Leena Badruzzaman)
  • Kamil & Talat Hasan
  • Anjali Morris
  • Sanjay & Anuradha Ray
  • Ratna & Subhas Sarkar
  • Sengupta Family of 
    Walnut Creek, CA
  • Gita & Ashok Vaish


  • Keiko Yamanaka

Bhandari Program On Indian
Entrepreneurship in
the Silicon Valley

  • Chandra & Narpat Bhandari

Bhattacharya Fund on
Contemporary India

  • Kimi and Shankar Bhattacharya

FDRI/Berkeley Seminar
Series on Indian Democracy

  • Talat & Kamil Hasan
  • Foundation For Democratic
    Reforms In India
  • Anita & Sridar Iyengar
  • KPMG (Arun Kumar)
  • Durga & Srini Madala
  • Matra Majmundar &
    Raj Mashruwala
  • Asha Jadeja & Rajeev Motwani
  • Ann & Kanwal Rekhi
  • Lata Krishnan & Ajay Shah
  • Abha & Venkatesh Shukla
  • The Honorable G. William
    and Ariadna Miller Institute
    for Global Challenges and the
    Law at Berkeley Law

Hart Family Graduate
Student Support

  • Kausalya & George Hart

Syed Sharifuddin Pirzada Endowment

  • Rafat Pirzada & Amna Jaffer
 

Indo-American Chair & 
Community Lectureship 
in India Studies

  • Apollo Hotel
  • Baldev Babbar
  • Chan Desaigoudar
  • Birendra Nath Dutt
  • India Club Inc.
  • Romesh K. Japra
  • Sucheta Kapuria
  • Nitin T. Mehta
  • Shailesh Mehta
  • Kewal Munger
  • Chandrakant C. Patel
  • Dahyabhai R. Patel
  • Magan C. Patel
  • Shakuntala B. Patel
  • Suhas S. Patil
  • Raj Prasad
  • A. Salem Qureishi
  • Bipin Ramaiya
  • Rainbow West Motel
  • Vinod K. Sawhney
  • Pratap Shirke
  • Rameshwar Singh
  • Angelo K. Tsakopoulos

Mahomedali Habib Distinguished Lecture Series on Pakistan

  • Rafiq Habib & the Habib family

Padmanabh S. Jaini 
Graduate Student Award in 
Buddhist Studies

  • Padmanabh S. Jaini

Qayum Family
Foundation Grants for
Travel & Conferences

  • Abdul Qayum

Rajendranath Das Bangla 
Lectureship

  • Satyendranath Das

Sarah Kailath Chair
in India Studies

  • Vinita & Narendra Gupta
  • Thomas Kailath

Telugu Studies Initiative

  • Vijaya & Chary Aasuri
  • Silicon Andhra
  • Narayana Bulusu
  • Sundari & Pundari C'Ganti
  • Murali Chanduri and the Telugu Society of America
  • Lakshmi & Hanu Damerla
  • Eco Foundation
  • Fidelity Charitable Trust
  • Aparna & Subbarao Gunupudi
  • Global Industry Analysts
  • Nagalakshmi & Satyanarayana Murty Madhira
  • Gopal & Vijaya Nemana
 
  • Hanimireddy & Lakireddy 
    Foundation
  • Sandhya & Kumar Kalagara
  • Satyanarayana & Prasunamba 
    Kode
  • Sandhya & Venkat Kode
  • Satya & Vimala Majeti
  • Shyamala & Subbaiah Malladi
  • Satya Pappu
  • Jeereddi A. Prasad
  • Subba & Sanjeev Ravipudi
  • Shanti & Prem Reddy
  • Ramanna V Sadda
  • Jian Sun
  • Potti Sreeramulu Telugu
    University
  • Chandra Turaga
  • Krishna Vemuri
  • Lakshmi Reddy & Sunil Vemuri
  • Uma & Rao Vemuri
  • Vanguri Foundation of America (Raju Vanguri)

Urdu Initiative at Berkeley 

  • Nasreen and Asghar Aboobakar
  • Shaista and Muhammad Akbar
  • Computers and Structures Inc.
  • Vasudha Dalmia
  • Helen and Raj Desai
  • Gunpreet Dhindsa and Safwan Shah
  • Naveeda and Javed Ellahie
  • The Habib Foundation
  • Fariha and Aaref Hilaly
  • Sara and Javaid Iqbal
  • Amna Jaffer and Rafat Pirzada
  • Rehana Kausar and Farooq Khan
  • Uzma and Ahmed Khaishgi
  • Imrana and Muhammad Khalid
  • Ameer Khan
  • Shaheena and Javed Khan
  • Shaq Khan
  • Zareen and Umair Khan
  • Z.A. Khan
  • Aruba and Adnan Lawai
  • Barbara and Tom Metcalf
  • Naila and Khalid Mahmood
  • Sohail Muhammad
  • Irum and Bilal Musharraf
  • Amjad Noorani
  • Pakistani Students Association (Berkeley)
  • Steve Poulos
  • Tabinda and Syed Rahman
  • Shameela and Hasan Rizvi
  • Wasim Siddiqi
  • Jalil Shaikh
  • Naheed and Aamir Shaikh
  • Amir Shakil
  • Sadia and Sajid Sohail
  • Nasir Sufi
  • Clare Talwalker and Munis Faruqui
  • Javed Umerani
  • Paru and Zia Yusuf
  • Aisha and Fawad Zakariya.