South Asia Around Puget Sound

The Puget Sound region is home to a growing number of people with roots in South Asia, of arts and community organizations which work with or in South Asia, and businesses with significant interests in South Asia. The South Asia Center partners with many of these organizations to produce events, and many have student discounts for membership and event tickets.

Here are a few examples.


Tasveer, a local organization which promotes independent film from South Asia. The Center partners with them on their annual film festival.

Seattle Asian Art Museum

Films from South Asia screen at at least 5 different cinemas in the region

There are numerous dance and music schools: The Anindo Chatterjee Institute of Tabla; Poetry on DrumsRavi AlbrightBollyworks; 

Community Organizations

India Association of Western Washington

Pakistan Association of Greater Seattle

Washington Telugu Samiti

Uttoron Bengali Community of Greater Seattle

The Gurudwara Sikh Center of Seattle

Seattle Tamil Sangam

Kerala Association of Washington

Seattle Gujarati Cultural Society

Nepal Seattle Society

Bhutanese Community Resource Center

Seattle Adabi Mehfil

Northwest Cricket League

Seattle Cricket Club

Trikone NW