Saraswati Puja 2017

Sanskriti cordially invites you and your family for celebration of Saraswati Puja 2017.

 

Date: February 5, 2017
Venue: Gaithersburg High School
101 Education Blvd Gaithersburg MD 20877

Schedule (Tentative):

  • Saturday, February 4, 2017
    Decoration, Pratima Setting and General Preparations: 8.00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 5, 2017

    Puja 10.30 – 11.30 am
    Puspanjali 11.30 am
    Children’s Lunch 12.00 – 1.00 pm
    Adult’s Lunch 12.30 – 2.00 pm
    Children’s Recitation 1.00 – 2.00 pm
    Children’s Drawing 2.00 – 3.00 pm
    Cultural Programs 3.30 – 5.00 pm
    Snacks 5.00 – 5.30 pm
    Cultural Programs 5.30 – 7.00 pm
    Dinner 7.00 – 8.30 pm
    Clean-up 8.30 -10.00 pm

Children’s Events

Themes for Children’s Drawing Competition (1.00-2.00 PM):

Age Group

Theme

5-7 yrs

My Garden

8-10 yrs

My Beautiful Green City

11-14 yrs

Summer Picnic

Children’s Recitation Competition (2.00-3.00 PM):

Age Group

Poem

5-7 yrs

“পাখিরা” – “Pakhira” by Nirendranath Chakraborty

8-10 yrs

কত বড় – “Koto Boro” by Sukumar Ray

11-14 yrs

প্রশ্নমালা – “Prosno Mala” by Robin Bandopadhyay

Click the following link for dowloading poems Poems for Recitation

If you want your child(ren) to participate at these exciting competitions, please download, fill up the attached form ( Enrollment Form ) and email it to culsec@sanskriti-dc.org.

All the participants, who pre-register for the event, will also receive a participation certificate.

Registration Information:

Member Online At the Gate
Individual $35 $45
Couple $65 $75
Student $20 $30
Additional Child (above 10 Yr) $20 $30
Dependent Parent $20 $30
Family of 2 Adult+2Child $105 $115
Non Member Online At the Gate
Individual $45 $55
Couple $90 $100
Student $25 $35
Additional Child (above 10 Yr) $25 $35
Dependent Parent $25 $35
Family of 2 Adult+2Child $130 $140

Membership Fees:

Membership Fees
Life Member $300
Annual Member $30

Cultural Show:
A cascade of performances will be presented by community youth and adults that include songs, dance, instrumental, shruti natok and more.

“Gaane Gaane Golpo” – A Bouquet of Songs Woven in a Hilarious Skit: To be Presented by “Nobina” – an acclaimed Delaware-based musical band.

Gaane Gaane Golpo by Nobina