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Kolkata Festival Sharad Shamman Program Details 2015


1st Round (Ditiya ,Tritiya and Chaturthi starting from 10 AM) 15.10.2015 , 16.10.2015 and 17.10.2015

In 1st round the Judges panel will visit all the 250+ puja committees and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committee. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committees. Out of 250+ Puja committees only 50 puja committees will be shortlisted for 2nd round.

Judges Panel: Dipak Mondal: Art & Craft Designer || Jayanta Parbat: Media Head of Kolkata Festival || Amitava Naskar : Convenor of Kolkata Festival || Biswajit Paul : Photographer


2nd Round ( Panchomi starting at 7AM) 18.10.2015

In 2nd Round the Judges Panel will again visit all the 50 pujas committee and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committees. This time the judgment will be little more tough than the previous round. According to the points given by the judges panel and online votes obtained by the puja committees, only 20 puja will be shortlisted for the final Round.

Judges Panel: Team 1 Moumita Saha : Advocate ||Palash Saha : Director of Srijon TV || Sanchita Bhattacharya : dancer || Pt. Tarun Bhattacharya : Music Director || Jayanta Parbat : Media Head of Kolkata Festival || Abhisek Mukherjee : photographer of Kolkata Festival || Srijon TV Photographer & Anchor

Team 2 Suvra Sarkar : UBI Bank Manager ||Kakuli Bhowmik : Social Work & Designer || Sanjay Kahaya : Art & Craft || Somnath Samanta : Technical head of Kolkata Festival || Biswajit Paul : photographer of Kolkata Festival || Srijon TV Photographer & Anchor


Final Round(3rd Round) (Sasthi Starting at 7AM) 19.10.2015

3rd round will be more tougher than above two rounds. Here in the final round the Judges Panel will visit all of the 20 pujas and will give points to the puja committees. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committee, the winners in 8 categories will be selected and be honored for their excellent works and rest will be awarded by consolation prizes.

Judges Panel :

Palash Saha : Director of Srijon TV

Nandini Nayak : Art & Craft and Coreographer

Suvra Sarkar : UBI Bank Manager

Moumita Ghosh : Administration Head of Kolkata Festival

Jayanta Parbat : Media Head of Kolkata Festival

Amitava Naskar : Convenor of Kolkata Festival

Biswajit Paul : Photographer of Kolkata Festival

Abhisek Mukherjee : Photographer of Kolkata Festival

Srijon TV Photographer & Anchor


Prize Distribution Ceremony (Saptami Starting at 7AM) 20.10.2014

At the day of prize distribution we'll visit only final 20 pujas and we'll give awards by our celebrity guest.

Celebrity Panel : Anamika Sen (1st Women FIFA Referee in India , 1st Women AFC Match Comissioner in India)

Pt. Tarun Bhattacharya (Music Director)

Sanchita Bhattacharya (Dancer)

Priyanka Bannerjee (Model & TV Artist)

Abhisek Basu (Music Director)

Palash Saha (Director of Srijon TV)

Suvra Sarkar : UBI Bank Manager

Kolkata Festival Core Team Members


Prizes will be awarded in following catagories:

1. Bachhorer Sera

2. Sera Bhavna

3. Sera Mondap

4. Sera Protima

5. Sera Samajchetana

6. Sera Alok Sajja

7. Sera Prochesta

8. Sera Surakha Porikolpona


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Kolkata Festival Sharad Shamman Program Details 2014


সমাজের প্রতিটি আনন্দ, দুঃখ, চিন্তা কোনও কিছু আয়োজনে প্রত্যেকের সমান অধিকার I কিন্তু আমরা যে আমাদের সমাজ নিয়ে গর্ভ করি, আদেও কি তা যোগ্য সমাজ ? পতিত সমাজের ঘরে আজ বৈদ্যুতিক আলো পৌছালেও তাদের জীবন অন্ধকারে I অবহেলায় এবং বঞ্চনায় এরা আজও পতিতI তাদেরও তো মন আছে, বহু সুখের কামনা, আমরা যদি একটু সচেতন হই একটু নিজেদেরকে তাদের মধ্যে হারিয়ে ফেলি, অনুভুতির সে অন্য জগ, মোহ মায়া জড়ান তৃপ্তি তাতে I
হয়তো আমরা সকলের জন্য করতে পারবো না, সমগ্রকে আলোয় আনা সম্ভবপরও নয়, একজন অন্য জনের সমানুভুতি হতেই পারি I ক্ষনিকের আলোয়ে যদি তাদের শুকনো মুখে চোখে আলোর স্ফুলিঙ্গ জ্বলে ওঠে, তাতেকি খুব অপরাধ বোধ হবে আমাদের পিছিয়ে যাওয়া সমাজকে আলোয় আনা আমাদের দায় নয় দায়িত্ব I তাই কলকাতা ফ্যাস্টিভেলের চোখে পিছিয়ে পরা সমাজের কিছু মানুষই স্টারI এবার পূজার পুরস্কার তুলে দেওয়ার দায়ীত্ব কলকাতা ফ্যাস্টিভেল তুলে দিয়েছে এইরকম কিছু স্টার-এর হাতে I

1st Round (Tritiya, Chaturthi and Panchomi starting from 7 AM) 27.09.2014 28.09.2014 and 29.09.2014

In 1st round the Judges panel will visit all the 250+ puja committees and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committee. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committees. Out of 250+ Puja committees only 50 puja committees will be shortlisted for 2nd round.

Judges Panel: Team 1 Suranjit Ghosh: Advocate of High Court (Kolkata) || Jayanta Parbat : Fashion Designer

with photographer

Team 2 Dipak Mondal : Art & craft Designer || Ishaka Parbat : Art & Craft Designer||With Photographer


2nd Round (Sasthi starting at 10AM) 30.09.2014

In 2nd Round the Judges Panel will again visit all the 50 pujas committee and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committees. This time the judgment will be little more tough than the previous round. According to the points given by the judges panel and online votes obtained by the puja committees, only 20 puja will be shortlisted for the final Round.

Judges Panel: Team 1 Moumita Ghosh :Art & Craft Designer || Dipak Mandal : Art & craft Designer

Kakoli Bhowmik : Social Worker || With Photographer

Team 2 Mumnum Das:Choreographer ||Sadhana Ghosh: Journalist|| Nandini Bannerjee: Art Designer

with photographer


Final Round(3rd Round) (Saptami Starting at 10AM) 01.10.2014

3rd round will be more tougher than above two rounds. Here in the final round the Judges Panel will visit all of the 20 pujas and will give points to the puja committees. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committee, the winners in 8 categories will be selected and be honored for their excellent works and rest will be awarded by consolation prizes.

Judges Panel :

Prasenjit Ghosh : Principal Of Tirthapati Institution

Anamika Sen :1st Woman FIFA Referee in India, 1st Woman AFC Match Commissioner in India.

Suranjit Ghosh: Advocate of High Court (Kolkata)

Subhra Sarkar: UBI Bank Manager||With Photographer


Prize Distribution Ceremony (Asthami Starting at 1PM) 02.10.2014

At the day of prize distribution we'll visit only final 20 pujas and we'll give awards by our celebrity guest.

Celebrity Panel : Comming Soon


Prizes will be awarded in following catagories:

1. Bachhorer Sera

2. Sera Bhavna

3. Sera Mondap

4. Sera Protima

5. Sera Samajchetana

6. Sera Alok Sajja

7. Sera Abashan Puja

8. Sera Surakha Porikolpona


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Kolkata Festival Sharad Shamman Program Details 2013


1st Round (Chaturthi and panchomi starting from 10 AM) 08.10.2013 and 09.10.2013

In 1st round the Judges panel will visit all the 200+ puja committees and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committee. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committees. Out of 200+ Puja committees only 50 puja committees will be shortlisted for 2nd round.

Judges Panel: Team 1 Dipak Mondal : Art & craft Designer || MoonMoon Das : Choreographer || With Photographer

Team 2 Pradip Adhikary : Painter || Moumita Ghosh : Sub editor Samayer Sanglap || With Photographer


2nd Round (Sasthi starting at 1PM) 10.10.2013

In 2nd Round the Judges Panel will again visit all the 50 pujas committee and will give points based on the works(like Pandal Decoration, Lights Decorartion, etc.) done by the puja committees. This time the judgment will be little more tough than the previous round. According to the points given by the judges panel and online votes obtained by the puja committees, only 20 puja will be shortlisted for the final Round.

Judges Panel: Team 1 Moumita Ghosh : Sub editor Samayer Sanglap || Kakoli Bhowmik : Social Worker & Designer

-With Photographer

Team 2 Dipak Mandal : Art & craft Designer || Kasturi Dasgupta: Designer || With Photographer


Final Round(3rd Round) (Saptami Starting at 1PM) 11.10.2013

3rd round will be more tougher than above two rounds. Here in the final round the Judges Panel will visit all of the 20 pujas and will give points to the puja committees. According to the points given by the judges panel obtained by the puja committee, the winners in 8 categories will be selected and be honored for their excellent works and rest will be awarded by consolation prizes.

Judges Panel : Arunava Dasgupta : Vice President of Scout and Guide

Prasenjit Ghosh : Principal

Anamika Sen :1st Woman FIFA Referee in India, 1st Woman AFC Match Commissioner in India.

-With Photographer


Prize Distribution Ceremony (Asthami Starting at 1PM) 12.10.2013

At the day of prize distribution we'll visit only final 20 pujas and we'll give awards by our celebrity guest.

Celebrity Panel : Priyam Chakraborty : Acctress

Anamika Sen :1st Woman FIFA Referee in India, 1st Woman AFC Match Commissioner in India.

Arunava Dasgupta : Vice President of Scout and Guide

-With Photographer & Kolkata Festival Team



Prizes will be awarded in following catagories:

1. Bachhorer Sera

2. Sera Bhavna

3. Sera Mondap

4. Sera Protima

5. Sera Samajchetana

6. Sera Alok Sajja

7. Sera Abashan Puja

8. Sera Surakha Porikolpona