Saraswati Pujo

Maa Saraswati is the Hindu Goddess of Learning.

Feb
17

Saraswati Pujo

February 17, 2024 | 3:00 pm

Hindu Temple of Minnesota 10530 Troy Ln N, Maple Grove, MN 55311

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Subho Saraswati Pujo!

The auspicious day of Saraswati Pooja marks the beginning of spring (Basant) and in all the households of West Bengal, Saraswati Pooja is celebrated with immense devotion.

Limited tickets are available at-gate for the event

Cultural Attractions

Cultural Program Age Groups Details
Drawing Contest Group A (3 – 8 years)
Group B (9 – 12 years)
Group C (13 – 18 years )
Let your creativity shine through artwork such as drawing, painting or mixed media.
Participants will be provided art paper at the venue but will need to get the rest of the items (like crayons, or color, or tools needed to paint).
The top 3 from each age group will be selected for publishing in Sannikat.
Participants will be judged by a panel of judge(s) of eminent painters from the community
handpicked by the cultural committee members.
Extempore / Speech 7 – 18 years A list of topics will be provided to the participants 1 week before the event and each participant will be allowed 2 min to speak on the topic.
We encourage the participants to use Bengali as much as possible during their speech.
Recitation up to 18 years Participants will be allowed a maximum of 3 min. Again recitation of Bengali poetry is encouraged.
General Performance up to 18 years To allow air-time for as many participants as possible, group performances are encouraged.
Groups can adhere to a minimum group size of 3 and a maximum performance time of 7 minutes.
Regretfully we may not be able to accommodate solo performances..

Please submit your nominations via the following link:
Cultural Nomination

 

Cultural Schedule


Food Menu

Dinner
Khichudi
Gol Aloo Bhaja
Labra
Tomato Chutney
Sweet