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Bangla-O-Biswa Durga Puja 2018

 Come and celebrate our biggest event of the year at your very own New England back yard.

Bangla O Biswa will be celebrating Durga Puja this year on October 12, 13 & 14th October 2018.

 

Date

12th October (Friday),

13th October (Saturday)

14th October (Sunday)

Venue

Wellesley High School

50 Rice St, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

(Click here for directions)

 

Due to popular demand, we are repeating the children's sit and draw competition on Sunday (10/14) again. The competition will start after puspanjali around noon time.

Due to popular demand discounted rates for the puja packages are further extended until October 6th !!  Please register soon to take the advantage of the lower rate and preferred seating for the concerts!!

Families who wants to add parents and kids with the puja packages can purchase the 1/2 day package online and pay the additional fees at the frontdesk while registering. 

  

Featured Artists Registrations Puja Schedule Cultural Programs Schedule Food Menu Grand Mela

Featured Artists    

Soumyajit - Sourendro at Bangla O Biswa Durgapuja 2018 - Saturday, October 13th 

 

Vocalist Soumyojit, a student of Pandit Ajoy Chakraborty, and pianist Sourendro, a student of Pandit V. Balsara and Ustad Vilayat Khan, have created music together for over a decade. Recently, they produced the landmark music video Dekha Hobe ei Banglay, which features 100 stalwarts of Bengal alongside the monuments and natural wonders of Bengal. www.sourendrosoumyojit.com

 

 

National Award Winner Iman Chakraborty & live band  - Sunday, October 14th

 

Iman Chakraborty is an Indian singer. Chakraborty won the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer in the year 2017 for her Bengali song “Tumi Jaake Bhalobasho” from Praktan film which is India's most prestigious award for the singers who lend their vocals for films soundtrack. Accordingly, She is one of the few singers who has won a national award for the debut film song in India.

 

 

Our local programs

Sit and draw competition for children on Saturday : Theme 'Durga Puja' Or 'Halloween'

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Local Programs:

 

 

 

            

Children’s Sit and Draw Competition will be held on Sat Oct 13th at 12 noon. Interested parents, please RSVP at banglaobiswa@gmail.com with the number of kids for participation.

 

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Everyone is welcome to join the Friday (10/12) evening dinner and adda. Local programs and invited artist programs are scheduled on Saturday (10/13) and Sunday (10/14).

 

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We will also be arranging a Grand Mela with stalls that will sell Sarees, Kurtis, Indian Jewelry, Henna, Home Decoration Handicrafts etc. If you are interested to get a stall, please contact us at banglaobiswa@gmail.com

 

Registration                                                                            Top

You can become a Bangla-o-Biswa member and avail the advantage of the membership discount. To become a member, payments can either be made by check to "Bangla O Biswa" or by cash at the  Durga Puja event. Checks to be made payable to Bangla-O-Biswa and endorse as "deposit only" on the back. You can also mail your check to the current Treasurer. 

Suggested Donations: (Click on the rate chart to make it bigger).

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Online registration links.

Online registration is closed. 1-2 day packages and concert tickets can be bought at the desk .