We are delighted to bring you the most-awaited event of the year – Sankriti Durga Puja 2017. This year we plan to celebrate the mega event in a gala festive mood spanning over three days – first time in the history of Sanskriti.
Please join us to celebrate Durgapuja all three days
Gaithersburg High School
Online pre-registration for Durga Puja 2017 will end on 24 September 2017. Register Now
|Full Event Registration Rates||Online||At the Gate|
|Student (w/ ID)||$65||$50||$75||$75|
|Each Dependent Parent or Child (4-12 yrs)||$65||$50||$75||$75|
|Family of 4 (2 parents + 2 children 4-12 yrs)||$250||$225||$265||$265|
* Children below 4 are free
- We urge you to register on-line early to take advantage of the lower rates.
- Members please note that there will not be any distinction between member and non-member rates at the gate. Pre-registration will result in substantial savings for you.
|Saturday Sept. 30th||10.00 AM-12.00 PM||Saptami and Asthami Puja (including Arati)|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||12.30 PM – 1.30 PM||Puspanjali|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||2.00 PM -2.30 PM||Sandhi Puja|
|Sunday Oct. 1st||1.10 AM -11.30 AM||Nabami Puja, Chandi Path|
All people attending the Friday’s musical event will be served with boxed food between the hours of 7-8:30 PM.
No Food will be allowed in the auditorium!
|Friday Box||All||Koraishutir Kochuri, Aloor dum, Sweet Pulao, Veg Chop, Misti|
|Saturday Lunch||Adult||Khichuri, Labra, Fish Kalia, Aloo Bhindi(Vegetarian only), Chutney, Misti|
|Saturday Lunch||Kids||Pasta with Chicken strips, Cup Cakes, Juice|
|Saturday Snacks||All||Jhal Muri, Aloor Chop|
|Saturday Dinner||Adult||Saffron Pulao, Cholar Dal , Goat Meat(Kosha), Mixed veg with Paneer, Navratan Korma(Vegetarian only), Pineapple Chutney, Misti|
|Saturday Dinner||Kids||Saffron Pulao, Sweet and Sour Chicken, Dessert|
|Sunday Lunch||Adult||Veg Fried Rice, Chicken Tikka Massala, Aloo Gobi Matar, Matar Paneer (Vegetarian only), Mango Chutney, Misti|
|Sunday Lunch||Kids||Veg Fried Rice, Tandoori Chicken, Dessert|
|Sunday Snacks||All||Bhel Puri, Samosa|
|Sunday Dinner||All||Puri, Aloor Dum, Chicken Tikka Kabob, Veg. Chop (Vegetarian Only), Dessert|
Cultural Events:Spectacular array of performances by guest artists from Kolkata spanning over three evenings.
- Friday Musical Evening presented by Jimut & Chandrika (Sa Re Ga Ma Champion and Finalist of 2017).
- Saturday Evening Golden Era Bengali Songs presented by Debasish & Rohini Roychowdhury.
- Sunday Evening Bollywood Musical Extravaganza presented by Bishakh Jyoti Majumdar, 2007 Bangla Sa Re Ga Ma Finalist and 2011 Hindi Sa Re Ga Ma Runners up, and Sanchari Bose, 2005 Bangla Sa Re Ga Ma.
|Friday Sept. 29th||8.30-10.30 PM||Musical Evening by Jimut and Chandrika|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||3.30-4.10 PM||Ei Poth Jodi Na Sesh Hoy|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||4.25-5.25 PM||Dance Drama- Tasher Desh|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||6.00-7.30 PM||Golden Era Bengali Songs presented by Debasish and Rohini Roychowdhury|
|Saturday Sept. 30th||9.00-10.30 PM||Drama – Gupi Bagha in America|
|Sunday Oct. 1st||3.05-3.35 PM||Drama – Bhalo Paharer Golpo|
|Sunday Oct. 1st||3.45-4.45 PM||Dance Drama – Aban Potua|
|Sunday Oct. 1st||5.15-6.15 PM||Dance Drama – Matir Konya|
|Sunday Oct. 1st||6:45-8.30 PM||Bollywood Musical Extravaganza presented by Bishakh Jyoti and Sanchari|