Saraswati Puja on Saturday, February 13th
Dear BAM Friends and families,
Hope all of you are safe and well.
Reminding you of virtual Saraswati Puja on Saturday, February 13th starting at 10:00 AM. Those who want to do the puja at home, please have the fruits, flowers and other items (please see the attached list of ingredients and guidelines) needed for puja ready before 10 AM, so that we can start the puja preparation at 10. If you are planning to offer Anjali (at 12:30 pm), please have a few flowers ready at your home. Contact Amalendu Bagchi (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any question on Puja details
In the afternoon (3-6 PM), we will have an online cultural program to be coordinated by Arkadipta Bakshi (email@example.com). The deadline to rsvp for participation in cultural program is over. We have quite a few responses. Please contact Arko if you have questions.
There is no need to rsvp for attending the puja. Please use the following zoom link:
Meeting ID: 995 6685 4048; Passcode: 918380
The following is a detailed schedule:
Part I: Virtual Puja (contact: Amalendu Bagchi; firstname.lastname@example.org)
9:45 AM: The zoom site opens
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Puja preparation (we will play dhak, devotional songs and Sri Saraswati Vandana as a background music)
10:30 AM – 11 :00 AM: Talk on Saraswati Puja by Amalendu
11 AM – 11 :30 AM: Virtual Puja by Amalendu at his residence
11:30 – 11:50 PM – Talk on puja rituals
11:50 PM– 12:30 PM: Virtual Puja by interested devotees at their residence
12:30 PM- 1:00 PM: Pushpanjali, Bisarjan and Shantipath
1 PM – 2 PM: Break for Prasad/Lunch at home
(The site will remain open all the time for attendees to interact)
Part II: Cultural Program
3-6 PM (contact: email@example.com).
Includes pre-recorded performances by BAM members and friends
Looking forward to see you online.