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Kali Puja 2011
29th October, 2011, 12:00 PM
Newington High School
605 Willard Avenue, Newington, CT - 06111


Due to inclement weather forecast on Saturday 10/29, we are planning for early start of our scheduled Kali Puja event.
NASKA appreciates your support, while your safety is our first priority.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Please join us in the Puja which will be followed by dinner and Program by Abhijit Ghoshal
All updates will be posted on our website.


478 people have RSVPed for Kalipuja 2011

Priest of Kalipuja 2011 - Shri Shankar Parial

This year, Kali Puja will be performed by the famous and renowned Goddess Kali Priest Shri Shankar Parial of Bangladesh Hindu Mandir(BHM). For last 4 years, he is the full time priest of the Bangladesh Hindu Mandir, which is basically considered as a Kali Temple. He has done his M. Phil from Sanskrit College in Kolkata, India. Before being a Priest in BHM, he was a Sanskrit professor in Chittagong, Bangladesh. For more than 100 years, his family has a Kali Temple in Chittagong. His ancestors were Goddess Kali Priest for 3/4 generations.

He was selected for BHM from more than 300 applicants by a selection committee comprised of Ramkrishna Mission and Dhakeswari Kali Mandir in Bangladesh. He is also a regular contributor to "Udyan" Newspaper published from New York. He is the most respected Goddess Kali priest in the New York/New Jersey area.


NASKA Presents A B H I J I T    G H O S H A L

Abhijit Ghoshal, sensational playback singer from Bollywood, 11 consecutive times Zee TV - Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge winner, judged by virtuoso like Pt. Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Ustaad Vilayat Khan, Naushaad, Ustad Rashid Khan, Jagjit Singh and the likes has become a recognized singer in several Hindi movies and albums. He is a gifted singer in 11 languages.
He inculcated some finer nuances of music from Pt.Ramashray Jha ‘Raamrang’ and stylization and rendition proficiencies from Smt.Kamala Bose in Allahabad. In Mumbai, he learnt from Smt.Geeta Chanda and presently, he is under the tutelage of Pt.Shrikant Waiker.
Abhijit is the only singer who rendered the whole Mahishasur Mardini in solo - it was his sheer devotion for Shri Maa, which actuated him to sing continuously for 2-2.5 hours in the praise of the AadiShakti.
Abhijit has sung in several Indian movies. LONDON DREAMS, starring Salman Khan and Ajay Devgan, KISAAN starring Jackie, Sohail and Dia Mirzaa are a few to name. He has also recorded many albums in several languages, such as Neemrana (Music Today), Michchhami Dukkadam by Anandji Shah(of Kalyanji Anandji fame), Geet Govind(Switzerland) He has sung with famous playback singers like Alka Yagnik,Sadhna Sargam,Kavita Krishnamoorthy,Shreya Ghoshal etc.

NASKA is honored to host this versatile talent for the CT - Kali Puja 2011.
           

Puja Fair

First time in the New England region, like India, guests will have the unique opportunity to perceive Indian music, film, books, dresses and other attractive items.

Dinner

Like last year dinner will be arranged from an elite Indian Cuisine.



478 people have RSVPed for Kalipuja 2011





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