Subject: Saraswati Puja Schedule
Dated: Feb 02, 2006
Dear Member,

We cordially welcome you to attend Prabasi's Saraswati Puja on
Saturday, Feb 4 at Sunnyvale Hindu Temple.

Address: 450 E. Persian Drive
         Sunnyvale CA 94089

The schedule of events is as follows:

  11.00 am - Puja starts
  12.15 pm - 1.00 pm - Anjali
  12.15 pm - 1.00 pm - Hathe Khari
  12.30 pm - 2.00 pm - Lunch (Khichuri)
   3.00 pm - 5.00 pm - Children's Show/Competition
   6.00 pm           - Aarti
   7.00 pm - 8.00 pm - Dinner
   8.00 pm - 10.00pm - Musical program

Evening Cultural Program will start at 8 PM (after dinner).

   1. Ensemble of Bengali Adhunik songs (with professional track
      music) by a group of local Bay Area artistes
   2. Loke Geeti of Lalon Phakir by Prof. Sudipto Chatterjee.

Sudipto Chatterjee teaches theatre at UC Berkeley. Recently, he wrote
and performed a one-person play on the life and times of Lalon Phokir,
under the direction of Suman Mukherjee. He will present some songs of
Lalon Phokir accompanied by Dr. Soumya Chakrabarti, Bodhi Das and
Sambit Basu.

   3. Sequence of Hindi duet songs (with professional music track) by
      group of Bay Area artistes

Some points to note about Saraswati Puja:

   * Khichuri lunch is free for members. Non members will have to pay
   * Dinner will be available only for Patrons
   * "Hathe Khari" is free for members. Non members pay a charge of
   * All Hathe Khari candidates are requested to collect special band
     from Registration Desk .

We hope to see you there.


- Anupam Bagchi
Bay Area Prabasi

                                              Dated: 02/02/2006
                      BAY AREA PRABASI INC.