Sanskriti’s 2014 New Year’s Eve Celebrations

This event has been reinstated to enable the Sanskriti community to ring in the new year together with lots of fun, food and drinks!

We plan to provide delectable snacks, light dinner and a variety of drinks, along with foot-tapping music, fun-filled Karaoke and an opportunity to dance the night away.

Food Menu


Dear Sanskriti Patrons,

2014 is gradually approaching its end and the Election Committee once again seeks your valued response in the search process designed to fill up the upcoming vacancies for 2015 in the different offices of Sanskriti.

Board of Directors Vacancies

Kudos to All for Sanskriti's 2014 Picnic

Dear Members & Friends of Sanskriti,

Sanskriti’s 2014 annual picnic has been a resounding success. Thanks to the large number of our members who joined with family and friends in this community event on Saturday, June 7th, at Black Hill Regional Park in Boyds, Maryland.

Invitation for Articles, Stories, Poems for Naba Patrika 2014 - Submission DEADLINE May 1

Dear Sanskriti Members and Patrons:

We have started planning for the annual publication of NABA PATRIKA during Durga Pujo 2014.

LET'S PICNIC!! On June 7th at Blackhill Regional Park, MD

Dear Members and Friends of Sanskriti,

Join us for Sanskriti’s 2014 Annual Picnic in the park!

We have a fun-filled day lined up for your family and friends consisting of:

- Delightful Food
- Sporting & Entertainment Activities

Date/Time: Saturday, June 7, 2014; 10.30 am – 5 pm
Venue: Shelter C, Black Hill Regional Park, Boyds MD 20841

Rabindrasangeet Workshop by Smt. Pramita Mallick

Please find below information (and an attached flyer) on an upcoming Rabindrasangeet workshop.


An intensive Rabindrasangeet Workshop by leading exponent Smt. Pramita Mallick
Date: May 18, 2014
Time: 11.00 am -1.30 pm

Workshop Fee: $50.00
Where: 9806 Mahogany Drive, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878

Contact: Sudeshna Basu
Ph: 240-478 0395

Chhandayan Presents Pt. Rajan & Sajan Mishra

On Saturday, May 3rd 2014 at 7 pm.

The Universities at Shady Grove, (bldg I)
9630 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD 20850

See attached flyer for additional details.

Sanskriti Poila Boishakh Celebrations on April 12, 2014

The Poila Boishakh evening on April 12, 2014 was celebrated with lots of fun and memories by the Sanskriti community. There was a large turnout of members with their families and friends, and everyone enjoyed the cultural performances (including the new Baithaki style gan-golpo), the delicious dinner and the opportunity to indulge in some "adda" with friends over "cha-coffee".

Chinmaya Yuva Kendra presents Jugalbandi Concert at Chinmaya Mission

The Chinmaya Yuva Kendra (, a group consisting of next generation youth of Indian origin, is presenting a Jugalbandi Concert at the Chinmaya Mission Washington Regional Center ( on Saturday, March 29 from 6-8 PM. Please see attached Flyer for details.

For tickets, please contact Vinay Mallikaarjun at

Sanskriti Baisakhi Celebrations on April 12, 2014

Dear Members and Friends of Sanskriti,

We cordially invite you to Sanskriti’s "Baisakhi Celebration", our second annual event.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 12, 2014; 5.30 – 9 pm
Venue: Potomac Community Center, 11315 Falls Rd, Potomac, MD 20854

Please join us with your family and friends for a fun-filled evening consisting of:

UPDATE: Tagore Music Group presents a colorful extravaganza - TOMARI RAGINI

The program TOMARI RAGINI (scheduled to be staged on March 30th, Sunday at the Kreeger Auditorium of JCCGW) is fully sold out with the exception of just 10 tickets. So if you have not yet purchased a ticket but still want to attend the show, please call ahead before appearing at the gate to avoid disappointment.

Please call Bharati Mitra at 301-217-0417 to reserve your tickets.

Sanskriti January 2014 e-Newsletter

Dear Sanskriti Family,

Please find attached the Sanskriti January 2014 e-Newsletter. We have also sent out the same via mass email to the community members.

We hope you enjoy reading this newsletter, and look forward to seeing you with your family and friends at our upcoming Saraswati Pujo on February 1st, 2014.

Best wishes,
Sanskriti 2014 BOD

2014 Sanskriti Saraswati Pujo Flyer - With Updated Information

Dear Sanskriti Family,

We look forward to seeing you with your family and friends at the 2014 Saraswati Pujo on February 1st, 2014 at Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg, MD. Please find attached a flyer which you can use for easy reference of the details of this event.

Best wishes,
2014 Sanskriti BOD


Dear Sanskriti Members and Friends,

Please find below an overview about upcoming Sanskriti programs for the year, with confirmed / tentative dates as of now.

1. Saraswati Puja: Jan 31 - Feb 1, 2014 (Friday-evening / Saturday- full day) at Quince Orchard High School, Gaithersburg, Md.

2. Baisakhi: April 12 at Potomac Community Center