Birthday Speeches

On 21st January 2018, five cousins celebrated their august years, and their loved ones made speeches. The five cousins are the descendants of four Jatar brothers (Kashinath (Bapurao), Rangnath (Balasaheb), Nilkanth (Bhausaheb), and Vishnu (Abasaheb).  The birthday people are Bal Borgaonkar (descendant of Balasaheb), Chandu Jatar (descendant of Bapurao), Brig. R.V. Jatar (descendant of Abasaheb), Maj. Gen. S.C.N. Jatar and his elder sister, 90 year old Dr. Usha Thakar (descendants of Bhausaheb).

Here are a series of videos (all made by Niharika Jatar) which show the loved ones talking about their elders. The first one despicts Ranjit Jatar, the son of Brig. R.V. Jatar, Ravi (Nilkanth) Jatar, the son of Maj. Gen. S.C.N Jatar, and Kumud Dudhbhate, the wife of Uday Dudhbhate, the nephew of Bal Borgaonkar. Continue reading “Birthday Speeches”

Uma Jatar playing the violin with the Bombay Sapper Jazz Band

On the 21st of January 2018, five cousins celebrated their 85th and 90th years –  the descendants of four Jatar brothers, the sons of Shriram Jatar – Kashinath (Bapurao), Rangnath (Balasaheb), Nilkanth (Bhausaheb) and Vishnu (Abasaheb).

On this day the Bombay Sapper Jazz Band was playing at RSI Khadki. Uma Jatar, wife of Yashodhan Jatar, the grand-daughter-in-law of Abasaheb, and the daughter-in-law of Prabhakar Jatar, played the violin. Here are two videos of her playing. Both taken by Yashodhan Jatar. Continue reading “Uma Jatar playing the violin with the Bombay Sapper Jazz Band”

85th and 90th Birthday Party of 5 cousins

On the 21st of January the descendants of four Jatar brothers (Kashinath (Bapurao), Rangnath (Balasaheb), Nilkanth (Bhausaheb), and Vishnu (Abasaheb) came together to celebrate their birthday.

The birthday people are Bal Borgaonkar (descendant of Balasaheb), Chandu Jatar (descendant of Bapurao), Brig. R.V. Jatar (descendant of Abasaheb), Maj. Gen. S.C.N. Jatar and his elder sister, Dr. Usha Thakar (descendants of Bhausaheb) who is 90 years old.

Here is a slideshow (photos by Ranjit Jatar) of the birthday boys eating cake. Continue reading “85th and 90th Birthday Party of 5 cousins”

Video of the 29th Jatar Get together function

On the 29th of November there was a get together of the Jatar clan from six different branches of the family. This is the reduced version of the video.

There are also the individual videos of the elders in the family which have been posted earlier. Here are the links to these:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

Here is a link to all the photographs of the function.

Link to photographs of the function

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video

B.S. Jatar is the son of Baburao, the grandson of Bapurao and the great-grand son of Shriram Jatar. He lives in Mumbai.

This video was taken by Jairaj Jatar, the son of Chandukaka for the Jatar Get-Together held on (video recording here) the 29th of November 2015.

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

Anjali Jatar Video

Anjali Jatar is the daughter-in-law of Abasaheb, and the grand-daughter-in-law of Shriram Jatar, and the wife of Balkrishna Jatar.

This video was shot by her daughter Kaveri Pandit (nee Veena Jatar) for the Jatar Get-Together held on (video recording here) the 29th of November 2015.

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

Jayanta Jatar Video

Jayanta Jatar is the son of Appasaheb, and the grandson of Bapurao and the great-grand son of Shriram Jatar.

This video was shot by his daughter Sanhita’s son Priyank Jatar Get-Together held on (video recording here) the 29th of November 2015.

Jayantakaka reminisces about his childhood and talks a great deal about his grand-father, Bapurao, who was looked after his brothers and sisters after his father passed away.

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

 

Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar

Maj Gen. SCN Jatar (known as Sudhir) is the youngest son of Bhausaheb, and grand-son of Shriram Jatar. He has had a distinguished career in the Army, and later in the public sector, he was appointed the Resident Chief Executive of Oil India Ltd., and then rose to the post of Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Oil India. After this, he held other distinguished posts with the government and was also called upon for his expertise in Oil by various government organisations. Always a person who looked after “his men” in the Army, he dedicated his life after retirement to selfless social service. He brought up the organisation Nagrik Chetna Manch to what it is today and works tirelessly to serve the public. Besides this, he runs an educational trust in the name of his mother, Jiji (Vimala), a Dixit girl from Nagpur.

This video was made by his daughter Nita Jatar Kulkarni, for the Jatar Get-Together (video recording here) held on the 29th of November 2015.

 

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

Nirmala Jatar’s video recording

Nirmala Jatar (nee Sahasrabudhe) is the daughter-in-law of Appasaheb and the granddaughter-in-law of Bapurao, and the great-grand daughter-in-law of Shriram Jatar . She is the wife of the late Sharad Jatar, Appasaheb’s son from his second wife, Radha (Leela Shevde).

This video was made by Tilottama (Nirmala Kaki’s daughter in law married to Srinivas Jatar) for the Jatar get together  (video recording here) on the 29th of November 2015. Srinivas has two sisters, Vidula Bhagvat and Lalita Natu and they live in Mumbai.

 

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar

Video recording of Pramila Desai

Pramila Desai is the great grand-daughter of Shriram Jatar and granddaughter of Balasaheb Jatar, the son who passed away very early, from T.B., leaving behind his daughter Kumud and widow Ramabai Jatar (known as Ramabai Dudai). Pramila is one of Kumud’s four daughters and presently lives in the USA.

This video was taken by her son Ranjan Desai in the USA and sent to us for the Jatar Get together (video recording here) of 29th of November 2015.

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording
Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar

 

Video recording of Dr. Usha Thakar

Dr. Anjali Thakar (known as Usha amongst the Jatars) is a a doctorate in Psychology and has had a successful career. The daughter of Bhausaheb and the grand-daughter of Shriram Jatar, she is a very beautiful and talented lady who is 87 years old and now a widow. She has two sons, and one of them (Deepak Thakar) is now no more. Her younger son Suhas Thakar and his wife Varsha live with her in Pune. Her grand-daughter Himani Moghe lives in Seattle with her husband and son Siddhant, and grandson Harshavardhan lives in Mumbai with his wife.

This video recording was specifically made for the Jatar Get together (video recording here) held on the 29th of November 2015. It was made by her grand-daughter Himani Moghe.

Here are the links to the video recordings of the other family members:

Bhalachandra Jatar (Chandu) video
Anjali Jatar Video
Jayanta Jatar Video
Video Recording of Sudhir Jatar
Video recording of Pramila Desai
Nirmala Jatar’s video recording