Kolkata Event : Bangla Sanskriti Mela 2010, College Square, Calcutta - Jan 18-25, 2010
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Bangla Sanskriti Mela Committee with assistance of Kolkata Corporation and Central Kolkata District Sports Association will organise their Annual Festival at Bidyasagar Uddyan ( Collage Square ) from 18th to 25th January, 2010.
The festival will showcase a multitude of performing arts forms, including Theater, Elocution, Singing, Cultural Competition as Well as Folk arts like Jatra. Eminent Poet Shri Sunil Gangopadhyay will preside the Opening ceremony whereas Legendary poet Nirendranath Chakraborty will open the Festival on 18th January, 2010. Many famous personalities of Cultural segment like Dr. Srikumar Chattopadhyay, Pubali Debnath, Chandrabali Rudra Dutta, Banashri Sengupta, Rupankar, Shriradha Bandyopadhyay, Manomay Bhattacharya, Madhabi Mukhopadhyay, Arati Mukhopadhyay, Bratoti Bnadyopadhyay will perform there.
It should be mentioned here that an intimate and hour-long interview video as well as a Compact Disc containing over 50 Rabindra Sangeet songs performed over 50 years by Dr Sreekumar Chattopadhyay has recently been made available online exclusively by Washington Bangla Radio - click here to watch the interview and download the MP3 CD.