Bathukamma festival, a cultural extravaganza of Telangana people, is now uniting the NRI Telangana friends. As a part of getting together, Sugar Land Telugu Community in Texas, USA, will be celebrating Bathukamma Sambaralu 2012 on October 20th.
As per the official press release of Sugar Land Telugu community….
Welcome to Bathukamma Sambaralu 2012 – Festival of Flowers & Colors !!!
Bring your family & friends to celebrate the festival of Bathukamma !!
Event is on Saturday, October 20th, 2012 at Sri Ashtalakshmi Temple, 10098 Synott Road,Sugar Land, TX, 77498
5:00 – 5:30 PM Receiving Bathukammas
5:30 – 6:00 PM Gouri Pooja
6:00 – 8:00 PM Playing Bathukamma in Groups
8:00 – 8:30 PM Prize distribution & Nimajjanam
8:30 – 10.30 PM Dinner
How you can participate in this festival of joy?
- Prepare your own Bathukamma (beautiful flower stack arranged with seasonal flowers).
- Invite your relatives & friends to the Festival.
- Bring in your home made delicious food item.
- Sponsor and support the Event.
- Volunteer for the event.
- Join the non-stop 4 hours singing and dancing.
- Prizes for Top 3 Traditional Bathukammas decorated with flowers.
- Token of appreciation will be given to all Bathukamma participants.
- Kids Carnival is a special attraction for this year.
- Participants can contribute to by sponsorship or bring Fruits & Sweets.
And also be listed on the website as “WINNERS FOR 2012 BATHUKAMMA SAMBARALU”!