Rice eating ceremony of ADIRA, granddaughter of Smt. Seema Podder & Shri Arun kumar Podder and daughter of Smt. Sharmistha Podder & Shri Adhish Podder was held in the morning of 26 th August, 2018 at their residence at CB-191, Salt Lake, Kolkata – 700064 Dr. (Smt) Ketaki Goswami conducted the divine service and hymns were rendered by Shri Supratim Chakraborty, Smt. Sumana Mukherjee & Shri Sankar Prasad Mitra. Smt. Seema Podder & Shri Adhish Podder prayed to the Almighty for welfare of the child. On this occasion Smt. Seema Podder donated a sum of Rs.2000/- each to Sadharan Brahmo Samaj and Bharatvarshiya Brahmo Mandir.
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Juthika Halder daughter of Late Bibhu Prasad De and Late Sukumari De and wife of Late Jyotirmoy Halder expired on 05.08.2018 at her Kolkata residence at the age of ninety four leaving behind his son Joydeep Halder, daughter Madhuri Banerjee and granddaughter Jayoni Halder. Addya Sraddha was performed on 19.08.2018 at the Prayer Hall of Sadharan Brahmo Samaj. Divine Service was conducted by Sm. Suchita Deb and Hymns were sung by Sri Koushik De and Smt. Samarpita Sengupta. Short life sketch was read out to pay respect to her departed soul by son Sri Joydeep Halder and Smt. Bijoli Roy Chowdhury one of her colleague. Following donation was paid to Sadharan Brahmo Samaj on this occasion:-
- a) Rs. 2,000/- by her daughter Sm. Madhuri Banerjee to Calcutta Congregation Trust Fund., b) Rs. 2,000/-by Sm. Sabitri De and Sri Sumantra De to Brahmo Samaj Mahila Bhavan. c) Rs. 1,000/-by granddaughter Jayoni Halder and Rs. 500/- by Sri Prodyot Bose for giving special prize to youngest competitor in Balak Balika Sammelan during Maghotsava.
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First Death Anniversary of late Goutam Nandy, eldest son of late Karuna Nandy and late Sudha Nandy and husband of Smt. Ira Nandy was held on Saturday, 19 th August’2018 at his daughter’s residence at Bansdroni. Divine Service was conducted by Sri Salil Hazra and hymns sung by his daughter, daughter-in-law and other family members.