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Saraswati Puja 2016

When:
Saturday Feb. 13th, 2016 11am – 8:30pm

Where:
Livingston Park Elementary School
1128 Livingston Ave
North Brunswick, NJ 08902

Contact:
Ranjita (732) 672-8551
Partha (732) 429-3639
Joydeep (732) 208-5272
Sunanda (770)-833-9882
Monami (848) 248-0136
Niloy (732) 397-5670
Arnab (609) 937- 7988

Saraswati Puja 2015

Saturday, Feb 7, 2015, 11:00 AM to 9:30 PM

Venue:
Livingston Park Elementary School
1128 Livingston Avenue, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902-1886

Schedule:

  • Puja 11:00 AM
  • Anjali 12:00 Noon
  • Hathe Khari 12:15 PM
  • Kids Arts and Crafts 12:15 – 12:45 PM
  • Prosad and Lunch 1:00 PM
  • Ethnic Dress Parade 12:45 – 1:30 PM
  • Dinner 7:30 PM
  • Quiz 2 – 3pm
  • Cultural Program 3:30 – 7:30 PM (kids program, dance, natok, music)

GENERAL ADMISSION IS FREE. DONATIONS OF ANY AMOUNT ARE WELCOME.

Contact: Ranjita (732-672-8551), Alo (917-683-7576), Arnab (201-314-9097)

Saraswati Puja 2014

Images from Sreeshti Saraswati Puja 2014.

Saraswati Puja 2012

Saturday, Jan 28, 2012, 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL

Special Event: Carrom Competition (Free Participation) Contact: Subhasish Sarkar 732-213-0372

Also, Pushpanjali, Hathe Khari, Lunch, Kids program and Cultural programs.

Venue:
Livingston Park Elementary School
1128 Livingston Avenue, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902-1886

Events:
Puja 10:00 AM
Anjali 12:00 PM
Hathe Khari 12:30 PM
Prosad & Lunch 1:00 PM
Kids Arts and Crafts 1:30 PM
Ethnic Dress Parade 2:00 PM
Dinner 5:00 PM
Cultural Program 6:00 PM

Contact: Sandeep (908-463-8190), Alo (917-683-7576), Subhasis (732-213-0372)

Saraswati Puja 2011

Saturday, February 12, 2011, 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL

Special Event: Carrom Competition (Free Participation) Contact: Subhasish Sarkar 732-213-0372

Also, Pushpanjali, Hathe Khari, Lunch, Kids program and Cultural programs.

Venue:
Livingston Park Elementary School
1128 Livingston Avenue, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902-1886

Events:
Puja 10:00 AM
Anjali 12:00 PM
Hathe Khari 12:30 PM
Prosad & Lunch 1:00 PM
Kids Arts and Crafts 1:30 PM
Ethnic Dress Parade 2:00 PM
Dinner 5:00 PM
Cultural Program 6:00 PM

Contact: Sandeep (908-463-8190), Alo (917-683-7576), Subhasis (732-213-0372)

Literature Workshop By Sunil Ganguly

If you write in Bengali, and ever wondered how you can be more creative with your own writing, consider attending this Web Seminar and Workshop. One of the most renowned writer in Bengali today, Sunil Gangopadhyay, President of the Sahitya Academy, will be the host of the workshop. As part of the interactive session, he will discuss your work.Please consider joining the Workshop and Seminar.Session 1: Elements of Creative Bengali Writing One hour: Basics of writing good Bengali poetry, and prose.Session 2: Discussion of Participants’ works Two hours: Host will discuss in detail about the work of the participants submitted in advance

Session 3: Questions and Answers on Forms and Style in Bengali Writing One hour: Interactive session where participants will have the opportunity to discuss their questions.

Full Package for $100 : For full participation in the Workshop with discussion on your own work (Session 1,2 & 3) (very limited enrollment)

Value Package for $50: For joining and listening to the Seminar (Session 1 only)

Date: Saturday 09/05/2009 from 2:00PM (EST) to 6:00PM (EST)
Phone: 908-507-5998

For more information please contact Goutam ( Gary) Dutta at 908.507.5998. Or register with us.

Saraswati Puja 2009

 

Saturday January 31, 2009
Venue:
VFW Post 3117
1970 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison NJ 08817
Ph: 732-985-9631Sreeshti Contact Numbers:
Koushik Bhowal -> 7329101962(C)
Sandip Das -> 9084638190(C)
Suman Chakrabarty -> 6099037259(C)

Puja Schedule:

  • 10:00 AM : Puja
  • 10:00 AM : Ethnic Dress Competition
  • 11:30 AM : Pushpanjali and Hatey-Khari
  • 12:30 AM : Prasad
  • 01:15 PM : Kids Arts and Crafts
  • 03:00 PM : Antakshari Competetion
  • 05:30 PM : Dinner
  • 06:30 PM : Cultural Show

Directions:

  • From Route 1 Traveling South:
    Pass the Route 287 juncture and continue traveling South through 5 traffic lights. You will come to the Wick Shopping Plaza, TJ Max, Pathmark Super Center, etc) on our right as well as the exit for Plainfield Avenue. Take the Plainfield Ave. exit (by the Outback Steak House) to the stop sign, make a LEFT and go into the middle lane. Go across Route #1 and take to the end (traffic light). Make a right onto Woodbridge Avenue (Route 514). Immediately there is a fork – STAY RIGHT. The V.F.W. is 2/10 of a mile on the left, about 1 block before the highway. Use the parking lot on the left or across the street on the right.
  • From Route 1 Traveling North:
    Pass Fudruckers, Loews Theatres and go over the bridge. Go under the first overpass and make immediate first right (Edison Overhead Door Company) onto Woodbridge Avenue (Route 514). The V.F.W. is immediately on the right, less than 1/10 of a mile. IT IS EASY TO PASS. The V.F.W. driveway is right before a small sign saying “Ramp Speed 20 MPH”. (If you get to the Italian American Club, you went too far). Use the V.F.W. parking lot on the right or across the street on the left.
  • From the Garden State Parkway (Southbound):
    Take Exit 130: Merge onto US-1 South, towards Trenton. Follow the directions for Route 1 South (above).
  • From Turnpike (North or South):
    Take Exit 9. Go through the toll plaza and bear right onto Route 18 North/Route 1. Follow the directions for Route 1 North.
  • From Route 18 (East or West):
    Take Route 18 to Route 1 North. Follow the directions for Route 1 North.
  • From Route 287 South:
    Take Exit 1B for Route 1 South. Follow the directions for Route 1 South.
  • From Route 440 West – Route 287 North:
    Take Route 1 South exit Follow the directions for Route 1 South.
  • From Stelton Road – Plainfield Avenue:
    When Stelton Road crosses Route 27, it becomes Plainfield Avenue. Take it across Route 1 to the end and turn right onto Woodbridge Avenue. Immediately there is a fork – STAY RIGHT. The V.F.W. is 2/10 of a mile on the left. Use the V.F.W. parking lot on the left or across the street on the right.

Ample parking spots are availble opposite to the hall
* Further details about the cultural program will be available soon
* Requests for Haate Khori will also be entertained.

Indian Independence Day 2008

The Shreeshti community is planning to celebrate “Indian Independence Day 2008”

Where:
Piscataway Township Library
500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, Ph: 732-463-1633
When:
16th August from 10 am to 12:30 pm.

We would like to cordially invite you all, with friends and family to please save the date and make yourselves available at the requested place to commemorate this special occasion.

There will be a cultural event, specially for kids, along with a surprise game for everyone and light refreshments.
Your presence will help make this event a grand success!

Sophia Mitra has volunteered to organize the event. Please get in touch with Sophia at sophia.mitra@sreeshti.org with questions and/or suggestions.

Boshonto Utsav 2008

Saturday April 26, 2008
Venue:
Metuchem First Aid Squad Hall,
1 Safety Place, Metuchen, NJ 08840
http://www.communitysafetyconsultants.com/direction.htmSreeshti Contact Numbers:
Koushik Bhowal -> 732 910 1962
Tapas Ghosh -> 732 343 3026

Contribution: $45 for family with kids, $25 individual.

Morning magic (8am – 4pm):

  • 8am – 4pm : Preparation for the evening dinner. Beer and snacks on the house.

Evening hungama (7pm – 12 midnight):

  • Settle down with your glass of drinks and snacks
  • Unveiling of ‘Sreeshti’ official Logo
  • Jalsha: Kids program, Songs, Dance, Antakshari, Game show, Dumb Charade, Quiz, skit, etc.
  • Dance Competition, best dancer solo /couple prizes
  • Dance and Music with DJ
  • Mouthwatering appetizer and gourmet dinner
  • Pizza/Pasta for kids
  • Full Bar

Saraswati Puja 2008

Saraswati Puja 2008 has been a grand success!Thanks to all the people behind the scenes, who toiled hard to make this possible.

Thanks to all the people who turned up at the VFW to grace the occasion. Without your trust and support we would not be able to pull this off.

 

Venue:
VFW Post 3117
1970 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison NJ 08817
Ph: 732-985-9631Sreeshti Contact Numbers:
Subhasis Sarkar -> 7326501074(Home)
Koushik Bhowal -> 7323390036(Home)
Debajoyti Roy(Ripon) -> 7328950337(Cell)Puja Schedule:

  • Puja : 10am – 12 noon
  • Haate Khori: 12 – 12:30 pm

The main attractions of the Evening are:

  • Kids ‘Sit & Draw’ : 2 – 2:30 pm
  • Audio Visual Variety show : 4 – 6 pm
  • Dinner : 6 – 7 pm
  • Kids program : 7 – 7:40 pm
  • Dance Recital : 7:45 – 8:15 pm
  • Comedy Play ‘Abu Hosen’ : 8:25 – 9:45 pm
  • Musical Soiree : 10 – 11 pm

Directions:

  • From Route 1 Traveling South:
    Pass the Route 287 juncture and continue traveling South through 5 traffic lights. You will come to the Wick Shopping Plaza, TJ Max, Pathmark Super Center, etc) on our right as well as the exit for Plainfield Avenue. Take the Plainfield Ave. exit (by the Outback Steak House) to the stop sign, make a LEFT and go into the middle lane. Go across Route #1 and take to the end (traffic light). Make a right onto Woodbridge Avenue (Route 514). Immediately there is a fork – STAY RIGHT. The V.F.W. is 2/10 of a mile on the left, about 1 block before the highway. Use the parking lot on the left or across the street on the right.
  • From Route 1 Traveling North:
    Pass Fudruckers, Loews Theatres and go over the bridge. Go under the first overpass and make immediate first right (Edison Overhead Door Company) onto Woodbridge Avenue (Route 514). The V.F.W. is immediately on the right, less than 1/10 of a mile. IT IS EASY TO PASS. The V.F.W. driveway is right before a small sign saying “Ramp Speed 20 MPH”. (If you get to the Italian American Club, you went too far). Use the V.F.W. parking lot on the right or across the street on the left.
  • From the Garden State Parkway (Southbound):
    Take Exit 130: Merge onto US-1 South, towards Trenton. Follow the directions for Route 1 South (above).
  • From Turnpike (North or South):
    Take Exit 9. Go through the toll plaza and bear right onto Route 18 North/Route 1. Follow the directions for Route 1 North.
  • From Route 18 (East or West):
    Take Route 18 to Route 1 North. Follow the directions for Route 1 North.
  • From Route 287 South:
    Take Exit 1B for Route 1 South. Follow the directions for Route 1 South.
  • From Route 440 West – Route 287 North:
    Take Route 1 South exit Follow the directions for Route 1 South.
  • From Stelton Road – Plainfield Avenue:
    When Stelton Road crosses Route 27, it becomes Plainfield Avenue. Take it across Route 1 to the end and turn right onto Woodbridge Avenue. Immediately there is a fork – STAY RIGHT. The V.F.W. is 2/10 of a mile on the left. Use the V.F.W. parking lot on the left or across the street on the right.