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Summer Picnic 2018

Prabashi’s summer picnic makes a return this year after a few years gap. We have a beautiful park shelter booked for this event. There will be snacks, catered lunch, fun activities for kids and adults. Details forthcoming.   Prabashi will cover some of the expenses but we will need participating patrons to contribute as well to […]

Invitation for Participating at 2018 Prabashi Durga Puja Cultural Program

This is a solicitation for your interest in participating in Cultural Event at Prabashi Durga Puja Celebration – 2018.  There’s no participation fee for this cultural activity from Prabashi Association. Only requirement is performers be registered to attend Durga Puja Celebration 2018.  Prabashi Association will provide suitable stage for the performance, a specific time slot […]

Durga Puja 2018

When fall is in the air  Sarodotsav cannot be far behind. The Prabashi Durga Puja Organizing Committee is delighted to announce Durga Puja  Celebrations for  2018 to the Greater Portland Bengali community. It’s the biggest festival of our community with maximum participation from the community consisting of Bengalis and non Bengali’s alike.Its a 2 day cultural program. […]

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About Prabashi

Prabashi is a non-profit community socio-cultural organization for and by the Bengalis based out of Greater Portland Area.  We are a small, close knit community celebrating the spirit of togetherness by promoting community brotherhood in the form of events that brings to light our rich and renowned traditions.

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Durga Puja

The worship of Durga is done in the autumn (শরৎ Shôrot) and is considered as the largest Hindu festival of Bengal. Durga’s Pujo is celebrated from the sixth to tenth day in the month of Ashwin (আশ্বিন Ashshin), which is the sixth month in the Bengali calendar. Occasionally however, due to shifts in the lunar […]

Poila Boishak (Bengali New Year)

The much vaunted meet outside Pujo celebrations. Primarily because we do not want to let go of festivities and look for any excuses to carry on .  Hence the whole Bengali community gets to work to continue the celebrations with all the local talents dancing to the tunes .

Saraswati Puja

Saraswati Puja  is a celebration of Basant Panchami, arrival of spring . Saraswati , ancient goddess of knowledge, language, music and all arts  symoolizes creative energy and power in all its form. The season and festival also reflects the agricultural fields which are ripening with yellow flowers of mustard crop, which Hindus associate with Saraswati’s […]

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