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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.

Renowned Indian artists perform every year (which is the highlight of the event).

This year we have 2 Indian artists performing. 1000 guests attend the event over the span of 2 days.

See Images from Past Durga Puja 2017   here or going to Past Events   in the side menu

Date & Venue:

Pujo Date: Friday October 12th - Saturday Oct 13th

Pujo Venue: NW Event Center : 2900 NE Century Blvd #100, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Get Ticket : --> Choose one of the options below 

We have the following options. Please choose one option . Get your tickets by 10th October. On site tickets ( if available) will be $10 higher per ticket.

Donor's Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Family of 4 400.00 USD Family of 4

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Both Day Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Adult 90.00 USD 2 Day package per Adult (Includes both concerts)
Students (6+) 50.00 USD 2 Day package per Student age 6 years + (Includes both concerts)
Seniors 50.00 USD 2 Day package per Senior(Includes both concerts)

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Friday Only Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Adults 45.00 USD Friday only package per Adult (Includes Arko concert)
Students (6+) 25.00 USD Friday only package per Student (6 years + ) (Includes Arko concert)
Seniors 25.00 USD Friday only package per Senior (Includes Arko concert)

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Saturday Only Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Adult 55.00 USD Adults - Saturday All Day with Shovon concert & cultural show
Students (6+) 30.00 USD Students (6 years +)- Saturday All Day with Shovon concert & cultural show
Seniors 30.00 USD Seniors - Saturday All Day with Shovon concert & cultural show

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Saturday Pujo Only Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Adult 30.00 USD Adult- Saturday morning Pujo Only
Student (6+) 20.00 USD Students (6 years +)- Saturday morning Pujo Only
Senior 20.00 USD Seniors- Saturday morning Pujo Only

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Saturday Concert + Dinner Only  Packet 

Quantity: Name: Price: Description:
Adult 35.00 USD Adults - Saturday evening - Shovon concert only with dinner
Students (6+) 20.00 USD Students (6 years+) - Saturday evening - Shovon concert only with dinner
Senior 20.00 USD Seniors - Saturday evening - Shovon concert only with dinner

Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Schedule: (tentative )

Date Time Event
Friday - 12 October 2018 4:00 pm - 6 :00 pm Pujo
Friday - 12 October 2018 6:30pm - 7:30 pm Local Program
Friday - 12 October 2018 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Dinner
Friday - 12 October 2018 9:00 pm - Arko & Fiddlers
Saturday - 13 October 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 noon Pujo
Saturday - 13 October 2018 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm Lunch
Saturday - 13 October 2018 5:00pm - 6:30pm Pujo/Boron/Sidhur Khela
Saturday - 13 October 2018 6:30pm - 8:00 pm Local Program
Saturday - 13 October 2018 8:00pm - 9:00pm Dinner
Saturday - 13 October 2018 9:00pm- Shovon

Entertainment:

This year we are happy to be bringing two different events . Lets get ready to immerse into music and tap your foot to the masti.

Friday 12th October 2018  : Arko & the Fiddlers  to make us tap to his beats

Fiddler's Green talks about folklore's of the world through sounds of the south Asian sub-continent, sonically connecting them with the humane stories of the shires in middle earth, running through the deserts of West Africa,merging with the streets of Havana and Puerto Rico or the wild trekking trails of Nepal or the Appalachian mountains.

Pan Asian folk forms like Bhatiyalu, Baul, Fakiri, Bhadu,Tushu,Bihu,Goalpariza,Murshidi,Nepali etc etc freely mixed with Celtic traditional tunes , blue grass standards,Jewish folk afro-cuban guaguancos and rumbas or manuche melodies from France.. in an acoustic unplugged sound of the mandolin, nylon string guitar,ukuleles kazoo, tenor guitar and world percussions.

On Saregama stage

Unplugged with Shantanu Moitra 

Saturday 13th October 2018 : Shovon Ganguly to rock the Saturday evening

ORIGINAL RECORDING ARTIST, SHOVON GANGULY WINS "BEST VOCALIST OF THE YEAR" AT RADIO MIRCHI AWARDS HELD AT NAZRUL MANCH ON MARCH 7, 2018. Shovon is one of the most trained vocalists of present generation in India. Shovon’s extensive training in Hindustani Classical music under Guru, Pandit Ajoy Chakraborti, gives him a strong musical foundation and sets him apart from other young talents. Shovon is known for his mastery in Contemporary Bengali, Hindi music and Sufi music. Shovan has made a prominent place for himself in the music industry as a recording artist. He has done playback for many prominent Bengali movies, like “Arsinagar” by Oscar nominated director, Aparna Sen.

Playback - Arsinagar, a movie directed by Aparna Sen

 

Singing R. D. Burman hit song

On Zee Stage

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