Past Events (Week 4):
Vasanta Panchami and Saraswati Puja
It is the time of the year for all of us to celebrate Vasanta Panchami and Saraswati Puja at our favorite Toledo Temple on January 28, 2018.
The celebration includes puja of Goddess Saraswati followed by the ritual “Haathe Khadi”, a short cultural program, aarti, and a Bengali traditional lunch.
10:30 am Puja starts
12:00-12:15 pm “Haathe Khadi”- A ritual in which little children start writing the first letter of alphabet on the auspicious day of Saraswati Puja in front of the Goddess Saraswati.
All preschoolers (3-5 years old) are welcome to Haathe Khadi.
12:15-12:45 pm Cultural program
12:45 pm Aarti
1:00 pm Lunch
Puja Sponsorship is $125. If you wish to contribute, please contact Sankar Roy ([email protected]) or Tamali Mondal ([email protected]). Phone: 703-474-7874. Thanks!
Please dress up in yellow, orange, or white to join the festive mania!!!