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We need volunteers to help us in
many areas. Please contact us if
you are willing.                            


Space is available for vendors. If
you would like to reserve a space
please contact Surajit Sengupta
at (408)973-1294

You are cordially invited to celebrate
Durga Puja on October 11th and 12th
with Bay Area Prabasi, Inc.

Cultural Program Schedule

Venue: Chabbot College, Performing Arts Center(Bldg. 1300)  (one of the best auditoriums in the Bay area). Please note that the Puja events are taking place
in a different building from Cultural Programs. Follow signs or ask a volunteer
to guide you.

Saturday Oct 11, 1997
2.30-4.30 PM



4.30-5.00 PM


5.05-5.15 PM

5.20-5.40 PM

6.30-7.15 PM



7.30-8.45 PM

9.00-10.30 PM
Award winning Bengali movie "Unishe (19th) April"
directed by: Rituparno Ghosh starring: Aparna Sen,
Debashree Roy, Dipankar Dey

"BharatNatyam Recital"  
by talented classical artist Pallavi Bhowmik

"RabindraNritya" by child artist Manishita Ray

Rabindra Sangeet  by Santiniketan student Debashree Roy.

"Mahalaya" directed by Elora Jha,  
granthana by Dr. Alok Chatterjee,
accompanied by Sailendra Tripathi - flute, Joydeep Jha - vocal.

Dinner break

"JALSAGHAR", an evening of fun & entertainment
presented by Samir Sanyal & Lopamudra Ganguly
with Ochestra from Los Angeles in a medley of modern songs


Sunday Oct 12, 1997
2.00-3.30 PM




3.35-4.00 PM



4.05-5.20 PM
Bengali Adhunik songs by celebrated Calcutta artist
AHIN DAS. He has been performing in many concerts all over
India & recently put up an excellent performance in the '97
Philadelphia Bonga Sammelan.

A hilarious SrutiNatak (Radioplay) based on a playlet by the
celebrated "Narayan Gangopadyay" & presented by local
artists.

Celebrated FALGUNI MITRA (famed guru of Anup Ghoshal),
from Calcutta will present music of Satinath Mukherjee.

Stay tuned for more info. Feel free to contact us for any specific information you need.