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The Historic Jagadhatri (special Durga Puja) of the Chatterjees of Shantipur - Bonedi Barir Pujo

Shantipur Chatterjee Durha Pujo - 4Once Jamindar Of Krishnanagar , Bhabani Prasad Majumdar, was captivated by then Nawab of Bengal, Murshidkuli Khan for not giving khajna ( tax ) on time.

That was the time of Durgapuja. He was in deep depression at the time of Sandhipuja for not worshipping Devi Durga that time. Then in dream, Devi Durga appeared Four Handed Deep Orange Colored Jagadhatri as sitting on Lion, Killing Karindasur ( the elephant demon ) and told him to worship her on Sukla Nabami Tithi next to Durga Nabami tithi and complete the three days Durga Puja from Saptami to Nabami on the same day – He freed after Diwali and started Jagadhatri puja that year on Kartik Sukla Nabami tithi at his house, famous as Krishnanagar Rajbari.

An exclusive report by Subhomoy Mukherjee, WBRi

Bertie Da Silva's Live in Concert - Bertie & Friends Show - Kolkata, Nov 13, 2009

Bertie Da'Silva Kolkata Concert Show

Upcoming Bertie Da Silva' Bertie & Friends show in Kolkata.

Kolkata Concerts | Black Coffee - Jazz Ethno World Fusion - USA, Canada, India - Littlei Events

A Jazz/Ethno/World fusion ensemble known as Black Coffee that brings together diverse musical minds from India, USA and Canada. 

Black Coffee Kolkata Concert

Friday Night Live @ The Big Ben, Kenilworth Hotel
8 - 10 PM

The Acoustronix Show
by Mayookh Bhaumik
Tritha, Joy B, Subhayu Sen Mazumdar, Rebecca Paisley & Adil Rashid

Kolkata Concerts | CYBERNEXUS with Grouch (New Zealand) & Synergy (Austria) - FRI 13 NOV, 2009 - Littlei Events

Event PosterTime: Friday, November 13, 2009 at 10:00pm
Ideal Plaza, 11/1 Sarat Bose Road
Kolkata, India

An electronic audio-visual extravaganza with live performers from New Zealand and Austria, video installations, laser shows, ultra-violet art decor and an energy packed dance-floor for the ultimate mind and body workout.

Washington Kali Temple - BHAJAN-PRAYER - November 7 - 8, 2009

Washington Kali Temple announces BHAJAN-PRAYER events to be held on November 7 - 8, 2009.

Himalaya Film Festival USA, 2010

Himalayan Film Festival 2010

This film festival shows some of the dynamic
changes affecting the Himalayan area and provide the audience with an intimate
knowledge of the landscape and people of the region. WBRi KOLKATA TUBE promotes Bengali, Nepali and regional movies in the USA ang globally.

Ranajit Sengupta (Sarod) & Anubrata Chatterjee (Tabla) in concert to benefit UNICEF on UN Day October 23, 2009

Ranajit Sengupta - Indian Classic Instrumental - SarodAnubrata Chatterji - Indian Classical Instrumental - Tabla

Upcoming program on Oct 23 2009  (Friday) by two young artists from India (Sarod and Tabla). Ranajit is Ustad Ashish Khan's closest disciple and has been getting wonderful reviews wherever he has performed (  Anubrata has been performing with Ustad Amjad and Shiv  Kumar-Hariprasad since he was 18 (

350 years old Durga Puja of Chandra’s House at Dainhaat, Burdwan

Historic Durga Puja at Chandra's Residence in Burdwan, West Bengal, IndiaChandras at Dainhaat, Burdwan near Katwa are worshipping Devi Durga for the last 350 years at their Ancestors’ home. Complete coverage of this historic Bengali Durga Puja by WBRi correspondent Subhomoy Mukherjee.

First Hinduism Summit held succesfully in the UK

The first ever Hinduism Summit in the EU was held by the Forum for Hindu Awakening and the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti at the Maharashtra Mandal in London, UK today. The aim of the Summit was to foster education about Hindu Dharma by bringing forth the unique science behind Hinduism concepts and practices, and bringing together Hindu leaders across the UK to spread the message of Hinduism.

Exclusive coverage and picture slideshow from the event on Washington Bangla Radio.

Overwhelming response to the Hinduism Summit to be held in UK

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir - Hindu Temple - Neas...The Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharma Sabha), organized by the Forum for Hindu Awakening and Hindu JanaJagruti Samiti (, is getting an overwhelming response from Hindus across UK. The Hinduism Summit is to be held on Ashwin Shukla Chaturdashi 5111 (3 October 2009) at the Maharashtra Mandal in London.

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