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posted Jan 21, 2016, 3:22 PM by BCS Reading   [ updated Feb 8, 2016, 4:16 PM ]
Saturday 13th February 2016 from 11am at 
South Reading Youth & Community Centre, 252 Northumberland Avenue, Reading, RG2 7QA

Details of the day:

11.00am - Door opens - Puja Preparation (All are welcome to join us to help in the prep work)

12.00pm - Puja starts 

12:00pm - Children's Variety Programme

  1:00pm - Quiz for Children 5-16yrs - “Contributions of Indians in Sports and Science

  2:15pm - Pushpanjali

  2:30pm - Hath-e Khori

  3:00pm - Prasad & Lunch


Hath-e Khori: 

If you would like your child to take part in "Hath-e Khori", please bring chalk & slate, exercise book & pencil, or some kind of re-writeable board, on the day. Please note that there is no fixed charge for this.

There is no entrance fee/ticket for the day’s event.  However, any donation would be very much welcome to help with the cost of the food and venue.

This can be made on the day or, if you prefer, by bank transfer:

   Bank: HSBC

   Account Name: BCS Reading

   Sort Code: 40-38-04

   Account Number: 34327225

   Customer Reference: SP-2016 [Name]

As a registered charity, your donation qualifies for gift aid if you complete and return a gift aid declaration (forms available on the day).


Please confirm your presence on the day by 7th February 2016, to Sangita Nandi (07887573477or reply to this email.

To sign up your child(ren) for the Variety Programme, please contact Jayita Guin (07795110078).


We would also welcome volunteers who can help us on the day with Puja arrangements, decorations, food preparation/distribution etc. If you would like to assist us on the day, please contact Prosenjit Banerjee(07812325274).