149th Foundation Day at Utkal Brahmo Samaj, Cuttack
Utkal Brahmo Samaj, Cuttack celebrated its 149th Foundation Day on the 1st July, 2018. At the outset, floral tribute was offered on the portrait of Raja Rammohun Roy and Prof. Haranath Bhattacharya, the founders of Brahmo Samaj and Utkal Brahmo Samaj respectfully. The Divine service was conducted by the Secretary Prof. Dipasya Kundu. Brahmo Sangeet was rendered by Supratim Chakraborty, Smt. Ellora Chakraborty and Shri Bijayram Tripathy. Members of Balasore Brahmo Samaj redered kirtan. Shri Ghanashyam Das, President of the Samaj was felicitated by Smt. Suchitra Das, President of Balasore Brahmo Samaj. The 4th edition of news letter “HITOISHI”, edited by Prof. Kundu was released by Prof. Khageswar Pradhan. Two best students from B. M. Bidyapitha and two from Peary Mohan Academy, Cuttack, securing highest percentage of marks in their respective Schools at the annual H.S.C. Examination, 2018 were awarded “Madhusudan Rao” and “Peary Mohan Acharya” memorial Cash Prize of Rs. 2,000/- and Rs. 1,000/- along with Certificates of Merit by Prof. Gopal Ghosh and Prof. D. P. Nanda. The celebration ended with a vote of thanks by the Vice-President Prof. Sundar Rao.
The 31st death anniversary of Late Satyendranath Chakraborty and 3rd death anniversary of Late Anima Chakraborty of Baranagar was held on 5th July , 2018 at their son Shri Anindya Chakraborty’s residence at 104, Baruipara Lane, Kolkata – 700035. Shri Salil Kumar Hajra conducted the divine service and also read out from scriptures. Hymns were rendered by Shri Supratim Chakraborty.