Antorik Durga Puja 2011 in Dallas, USA

Antorik Durga Puja is the most popular Durga Puja in Dallas, USA. Organized by Bengali Association of Greater Dallas, Antorik Durga Puja attracts several thousands of devotees every year.

Started in 1999, ANTORIK is considered one of the most prestigious and well-honored community organizations in USA. From initial 30 families, the number of families who attend now is more than 500.

Kumartuli Protima for Durga Puja

Antorik Durga Puja is the first overseas organization who pursued Kumartuli artist Gorachand Paul & Sons to build fiberglass protima. Since the concept of protima immersion does not exist in USA, organizations used to have “solar” protima, the same protima year after year. But Antorik went one step ahead, showed the path to have fiberglass protima.

Here is the detailed schedule of Antorik Durga Puja 2011 in Dallas, USA

September 30th, 2011

6:00pm Maha Sashti, Maha Saptami Puja

7:30pm Prasad & Dinner

9:15pm Bollywood night with Prathibha Singh & Soumen Nandi

October 1st, 2011

10:00am Maha Ashtami Puja

11:00am Sandhi Puja, Maha Nabami Puja Kumari Puja

12:00am Kumari Puja, Pushpanjali

01:00pm Prasad & Lunch

05:00pm Alibaba Chollish Chor, Paschatyer Surey Rabindranath, Moner Surey

07:30pm Dinner

09:00pm Tollywood Night – Concert by Rathijit Bhattacharya & Subhajit Ray

October 8th, 2011

5:30pm Bijoya Sammelan

6:00pm Taal Se Taal Mila – A tribute to Bollywood Beauties

6:45pm Shantijol, Sindur Khela, Kola Kuli

7:00pm Dinner

8:30pm Kolkata Night – Concert by Saikat Mitra and his band

Venue Details:


Williams High School

1800 18th St, Plano TX


Frisco High School

6401 Parkwood Dr, Frisco TX

For more details go through the official website of Antorik Durga Puja (Bengali Association of Greater Dallas, USA).

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