A passionate teacher and an accredited Translator and Interpreter, Mrs. Sneh Thakore who has spent most of her life in UK and Canada teaching and writing about Hindi and Indian culture, joins Hindi Center as Patron.
She has been editor and publisher of 'Vasudha' a Hindi literary magazine (since Jan.2004), Director - International R. C. University (Canada Chapter), Chair Person Canada: World Forum of Dialogue, Fellow: Research Foundation International, Co-Editor: History of World Hindi Literature, Member of Editorial board Drishti mein Shrishti ‘Dr. Laxmi Mall Singhvi:Digdarshan’ Granth Samiti, Pravasi Today: Contact Person Overseas (Canada), President: Sadbhavna Hindi Sahityik Sanstha (Goodwill Hindi Literary Association), Member of Scarborough Seniors Write Executive Committee, 'Shodh Sanchar Bulletin' Canada advisor, 'Akshar-Varta' Canada advisor, Member of the Scarborough Arts Council, Lyceum Club and Women’s Art Association of Canada (1999-2005), Member of Lively Poet's Society (1997-2003), Executive Member of World Organization of Hindus (2000-2007), Distinguished Member of International Society of Poets, Director of Canadian Council of Hindus (2003-2005), Former Executive Member of Hindi Nagri Pracharini Sabha, Co-Chair of Indian Independence Day Celebration Committee of Markham 2005.
In addition, she has been author of various plays, poetry, short stories, essays, reports, novel, songs, bhajans, gazals etc. in Hindi, English and Urdu, and written in almost all major genre of Hindi literature.
Other Publications and Work:
She has contributed essays, poetry, reports and short stories regularly in Sarita, a well-read bi-monthly Hindi magazine, published by Delhi Press, India. Wrote a colomn for them "Sagar Paar Bharat". Also, she has published in Griha Shobha, Sushma, Mukta, Suman Saurabh, Kadambini, Bhasha-Setu, Samarlok, Richa, Pahchan, Gurjar Rashtraveena, Deepjyoti, Aadhunik avam Hindi Katha-Sahitya mein Nari ka Badalta Swaroop, Nautarni, Pratinidhi Apravasi Hindi Kahaniyan, Gagnanchal, Lekhni, Bal Sakha, Rashtra Bhasha, Purvai, Vichar Drishti, Naya Suraj and Yuddhrat Aadmi, Vishva Hindi Pattrika 2011 & 2014, Aksharam Smarika 2012, Antarrashtriy Parisanvad, Prabhat Khabar, Garbhnal, The Gaursons Times, Virat Bharat, Deshantar, etc. - a mix of International Publications.
She has been very active in promoting Indian literature in North America, and he has published in the United States of America in publications such as Shadows and Light, Portraits of Life, The Ebbing Tide, Best Poems Of The 90's, The National Library of Poetry, The Poet's Corner, The Sands of Time, Vishva Vivek, Vishwa and Saurabh. He has locally and nationally published in the Hindu Dharma Review, Kavya Kinjalk, The International Hindi Smarika, Pravasi Kavya, Hindu Chetna, Sangam, Seva Bharti, Namaste CANADA, Medhavini and Hello Canada, Kaavya-Vrishti, Bouchar, Kaavya-Heerak, Kaavya-Dhara, Beautiful Moments, among others.
She has even written a play for International Hindi Conference which I also produced, directed and acted in it, titled "Kavivar Ki Durdasha", Burton Auditorium, YorkUniversity, Toronto, Canada.