The Maitree Cultural Association is back once again this year to organize a Sarbojanin Durgotsav in association with Colours. This is their fourth year since its inception and this puja pandal is one of the must-visits in the suburbs.
This Durgotsav comprises of various cultural events that are showcased by different groups and professionals from across the country. Thousands of people visits the pandal to be a part of the experience and also worship the Goddess Durga. Among these are some of society’s biggest entrepreneurs and Bollywood and TV celebrities. Highlight of the Utsav are the Guests of Honour – Children from Zaveri Thanawala School who will light the ceremonial lamp.
An Anandamela also takes place, where home chefs showcase their culinary skills by serving delicious snacks which make up an extensive menu. A special awareness center for Rahat - Flood Relief Campaign will be set up by Goonj - a NGO who aims to improve accessibility to basic needs for the less fortunate all over the country. Furthermore, the Utsav will also consist of exciting stalls from multiple NGOs.
The MCA puts in a lot of efforts to take us back to our roots, reminding us of the deep values and true meaning of this festival. So come one and all and let us together celebrate the triumph of good over evil this Dussehra!