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Live webcast of Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha), Melbourne, AUSTRALIA (Sunday, 16 May 2010)

May 16, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) Watch the live webcast of the Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha), Shirdi Sai Baba Templem, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA (Sunday, 16 May 2010) online.


Udashi Haoa Live Show by Nayontara Music Group | WBRi Kolkata Event Announcement

May 11, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) Nayontara is organizing "Udasi Haoa", a tribute to Tagore on 23rd may at Halo Heritage Art Gallery, 26 Ritchie Road, Kolkata 19.

Nayontara is a music group formed in January 2008 with like-minded singers and music lovers.

Udashi Hawa Rabindra Sangeet Live Hsow 
Calcutta


Friday Night Live: 14 May 2010

May 10, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio): FNL with RILA & SUMITH and PINKNOISE: THE DANCE OF THE DIASPORA
14 May 2010 @ The Big Ben, Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata
8:30 – 10:00 pm
RILA & SUMITH perform their distinctive mélange of folk, country and jazz.
10:00 – 11:30 pm
PINKNOISE: THE DANCE OF THE DIASPORA. A collection songs that are stories of the Indian diaspora.
“They are interfaces. Between lullaby and rap. Between South Indian temple dance and electro beats. Between elephant gods and thugs. Between back-then and tomorrow.”

FNL


Washington Kali Temple (Shiva Shakti Mandir) - May 2010 Special Events

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WASHINGTON KALI TEMPLE
SHIVA SHAKTI MANDIR
16126  New Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866
www.kalitemple-washington.org
Phone: 301 476 8152

Washington Kali Temple / Shiva Shakti Mandir is celebrating its 9th year of Service to the community. In May of 2010, the following special events will be organized:

EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY - SPECIAL PUJA
12:00 P.M. – 2:00 PM
(Shiva – Kali – Durga – Radha Krishna – Ganesh – Lakshmi)
Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati and Bhog

May 8, 2010, Saturday

12:00 PM  – SPECIAL  KALI PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati, Bhog



May 9, 2010, Sunday

SPECIAL MOTHERS DAY CELEBRATION

12:00 PM – SPECIAL KALI AND DURGA PUJA

Individual Puja offerings, Anjali, Arati, Bhog



May 13,  2010, THURSDAY

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM  Amavasya Tithi Kali PUJA

Individual Puja offerings, Anjali, Arati and Bhog



May 15,  2010, SATURDAY

12:00 PM -  CELEBRATION OF

AMAVASYA KALI PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati, Bhog



May 16,2010, SUNDAY

12:00 PM – SPECIAL  SHIVA DURGA  PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati, Bhog



May 22, 2010, SATURDAY

12:00 PM –  SPECIAL KALI PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali,  Arati, Bhog



May 23,2010, SUNDAY

12:00 PM -   SPECIAL RADHA KRISHNA PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati and Bhog



May 27,2010, THURSDAY

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM – PURNIMA (Tithi) SATYANARAYAN PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Arati, Bhog



May 29, 2010, SATURDAY

12:00 PM -  SPECIAL KALI PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings,  Anjali, Arati, Bhog



May 30, 2010, SUNDAY

12:00 PM – SPECIAL SHIVA DURGA PUJA

Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati, Bhog

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WBRi Event Announcement | Behala Thakurpukur Club Samanway Samity ( Behala Utsav Committee ) Rabindra Jayanti Celebration

May 4, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) By Subhomoy Mukherjee: Behala Thakurpukur Club Samanway Samity ( Behala Utsav Committee ) Celebrates 150th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore with eminent artists at Behala Sarat Sadan Compound from morning 6.30 AM onwards on 9th May, 2010

Dr. Shrikumar Chattopadhyay, Rajeshwar Bhattacharya, Pramita Mullick, Avirup Guho Thakurta, Pubali Debnath, Kaji Kamal Naser, Chandrabali Rudra Dutta, Suman Panthi, Rima Mitro, Sudeshna Rudra Sanyal, Biswarup Rudra, Sovan Sundar Basu, Ishita Das Adhikari, Subhomay Mukhopadhyay ( Washington Bangla Radio Inc. ), Pt. Biplab Mandal, Dona Ganguly, Dhimansankar, Poly Guho among others will perform there.

Lions Club of Behala Harmony and Anubhab Parnashree Sanskritik Sanstha are partronizing the event.

Tune into the first ever online global celebration of Tagore's 150th Birthday | WBRi WASHINGTON BANGLA RADIO Special Event

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To celebrate Rabindranath Tagore's 150th birth anniversary, VNN Bangla News Network (www.vnnbangla.com) and WBRi Washington Bangla Radio are organizing a gala live radio show bringing together singers, elocution artists and narrators from across the world in a single 3-hour long program on May 9, 2010.

DATE: SUNDAY MAY 9, 2010

TIME: 9 PM INDIAN  STANDARD TIME / 11:30 AM US EASTERN / 8:30 AM US PACIFIC

CHANNEL: WBRi CHANNEL-2 - available here

The program will be anchored in VNN Bangla studios in Baltimore, Maryland while live production and broadcast will be done by CHANNEL-2 (Special Programs) of WBRi Washington Bangla Radio from the WBRi Studios and Corporate Headquarters in Germantown, Maryland, USA. The landmark show will be jointly hosted by VNN and WBRi. Various artists from across the planet will participate in this first-of-a-kind radio show sitting in their own room in their own country.

Please tune in and make this pioneering effort a huge success.


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Washington Kali Temple (Shiva Shakti Mandir) Celebrates 8th Anniversary

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Apr 28, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) The Washington Kali Bari, also known an Shiva Shakti Mandir, is celebrating completion of 8 years and beginning of their 9th year at the temple located at 16126 New Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866, on Saturday May 1, 2010. The official web-site is www.kalitemple-washington.org.

The Washington Kalibari is looking for volunteers to help organize the event. People who like to volunteer are requested to contact the Resident Priest at 301 476 8152.

The program for the day is as follows:

EIGHTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE TEMPLE
MAY 1, 2010, SATURDAY (beginning of Ninth Year)

EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY - SPECIAL PUJA
12:30 P.M. – 2:00 PM
(Shiva – Kali – Durga – Radha Krishna – Ganesh – Lakshmi)
Individual Puja Offerings, Anjali, Arati and Bhog

A DAY OF FESTIVITIES WITH FOOD FAIR, WORSHIP SERVICES AND CULTURAL PROGRAMS

11:00 AM – 12:00 NOON

Chandipath, Devotional songs

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM

Beginning of NINTH YEAR of the Temple

Special Guest : Honorable Ike Leggett, Montgomery County Executive

Special Program by the Children’s Program

12:30 PM

SPECIAL PUJA OF MA KALI, DURGA, SHIVA, RADHA KRISHNA,

LAKSHMI, SARASWATI, KARTIK AND GANESH

By FIVE PRIESTS

( BUDDHADEV BHATTACHARYA, MAHADEV GHATAK, BIBHAS BANDY,

NEIL BANERJEE,  BIDHAN BANDYOPADHYAY)

1:30 PM

SPECIAL PROGRAMS BY WKT CHILDREN’S PROGRAM

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Distribution of  Bhog Lunch

Social Mix

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Anurekha Ghosh - MUDRA | Anurekha Ghosh and Company presentation - Mar 17, 2010, Kolkata | WBRi Event Report

Anurekha Ghosh MUDRA Dance Program Kolkata Event ReviewApril 27, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) On 17th March 2010 at 6:30 p.m. Anurekha Ghosh presented MUDRA at Purbashree Auditorium, Bharatiyam Cultural Multiplex, Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, integrating 3 forms of Dance – Chhau (from Purulia), Gotipua (from Orissa) and Kathak, creating a fascinating and visually dynamic gestural and communicative language.

An exclusive event report from Washington Bangla Radio.


Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha) awakens Chicago to Hindu concepts and issues

Apr 27, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) This Saturday, 24th April 2010 (Adhik Vaishakh Shukla Ekadashi 5112 as per Hindu calendar) the Hindu temple auditorium at Lemont reverberated with the auspicious sounds of conch blowing and Vedic recitations, commencing the much awaited Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmasabha) held by Forum for Hindu Awakening and Hindu Janajagruti Samiti. Eminent speakers, Dr. Richard Benkin of Forcefield, Dr. Sanjay Mehrotra of Geeta Mandir, Shri. Kalyan Vishwanathan of Sanatana Dharma Foundation (Dallas) were awarded the ‘Vishwa Hindu Ratna’ for selfless service to Hinduism. Swami Varadananda of Vivekananda Vedanta Society blessed the Summit with His presence. The Swami was honoured duly at the hands of Shri. Prasad Yelamanchi of Global Hindu Heritage Foundation, among other honoraries, namely the Hindu temple president L Bhima Reddy, Shrinarayan Chandak of Global Media Forum, Madhu Patel and A. V. L. Narsimharao.


TAMBOURINE-- launching of the first Indian literary webzine for children in English

At last its here--the first ever completely web based literary magazine for children in English.

The TAMBOURINE (www.tambourine.co.in)  aims to fill in a huge gap that exists in the webspace for children. You One will find innumerable websites meant for the young people--ranging from academic assistance to providing online gaming facility , but no fully literary website completely dedicated to them.

We are here to fill in that gap. Enjoy the first issue here:  www.tambourine.co.in

here's a sample:




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