Durga Puja 2015

DurgaFace20Durga Puja - our annual grand event for which we wait all year round is


here again. The sound of shaankh, smell of .footer-nav{width: 100%; height:74px; text-align:center; color:#c0c0c0;} dhuno and shuffling of .footer-nav a{font-size:12px; line-height:74px; color:#c0c0c0; padding: 0 5px; text-decoration:underline} saris brings back sweet reminiscenses of .footer-nav a:hover{text-decoration: none} Durgotsav. We are celebrating the background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); long awaited Durga Puja on October 17 and 18, 2015 at Chabot College in Hayward, CA. You are invited to .footerwrap{width:98%} join us.

As usual we have many professional programs lined up for you, as well as some splendid local programs brought to #footer-keys-bot p {width:auto; height:auto; line-height:35px} you by hard-working and talented local artists. We have a day of Bollywood artists and another day of Kolkata artists - to make your festival as joyful and Humspm.com rythmic as can be.

And for those who have visited us before, you know the filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient( startColorstr='#ededed', endColorstr='#cdcdcd',GradientType=0 ); _background: #ededed} variety of /*.inquire {text-align:right; padding-top:10px; color:#fff} stalls we have at our mandap. The food is

simply irresistable and the shopping experience unparalleled.

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Saturday Oct 17th, 2015
Time Description Comments
10:30 AM – 1:00 PM Maha Saptami Puja See Puja Schedule
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Pushpanjali and Arati
From 12:30 PM Prasad distribution
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Khichiri Bhog distribution

2:10 PM Auditorium Opens  
2:20 PM - 3:15 PM Local musical program by Bandish
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Local dance program: Chirosakha
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Chandipaath (at Puja Stage)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Astami, Sandhi and Navami puja

7:30 PM Children's Dance / Dhunuchi naach (at Puja Mandap)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Dinner (Patron membership includes this dinner, general members
can purchase dinner)
8:30 PM Auditorium opens for professional program
9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Professional Program: Musical Concert by Bollywood singer Papon


Sunday Oct 18th, 2015
Time Description Comments
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Maha Dashami Puja See Puja Schedule
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
2.00 PM - 3:00 PM
Devi Baran, Bisharjan Prasad distribution
2:10 pm
Auditorium opens for cultural programs

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Professional Bengali Theater by Goutam Halder: Borda
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Professional Bengali Theater by Goutam Halder: Kabye Gaane

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Professional Programme: Sampa Kundu

8:30 PM
Bijoya and perform again at Chabot College Auditorium on
17th of .domain_name{line-height:33px; font-size:30px; float:left; width:74%; padding-top:29px; word-wrap:break-word} October on the auspicious occasion of .searchbox{margin:0; float:none; width:auto; padding:20px 5px} Durga Puja organized by Prabasi Bay Area.

Bandish’s repertoire will include a gamut of .kwd_bloack{float:none; width:auto; padding:0 5px} melodious songs, from classical, traditional to folk. Some of .srch-txt{width:65%} the songs have been traditionally sung for years, but Bandish's musical ensemble will add a new dimension with a touch of .srch-btn{width:20%; float:left} Indian classical music.

Hold your breath as team Bandish takes you through a melodious musical journey !

Female Vocal : Jayashree Ray
Male Vocal : Kushal Chatterjee
Lead Guitar : Sanjib Saha
Flute : Sukanto Mukherjee
Tabla : Amitabha Ghosh
Bass Guitar : Neil Barton
Special appearance :
keyboard : Siddhartha Chattopadhyay
Percussion : Samrat Chakaravarty