BLOCO BOLLYWOOD: The biggest Indian party in Brazil


In its second edition, held on February 25, the Indian street carnival attracted more than 2,000 people. Organized by members of the Indian community in Sao Paulo, Bloco Bollywood had Hindi film songs, Bhangra numbers and a group of samba drummers as thousands of people – Indians and Brazilians – danced on Rua Augusta, an iconic street. In just two years, the Indian bloco has become talk of the town in Brazil’s biggest city