Singapore:29/8/17; Odia Society of Singapore celebrated Ganesh Puja 2017 in a grand manner on 26th August 2017. The event was held at Kent Vale (Communal Hall), Singapore. Around 150 Odia Society members participated whole heartedly in the event and provided their help and support in all activities like Decoration, Prasad preparation, Food arrangements and Art & Painting competition. Mr. Sambit Mishra and Mrs. Sarmistha Mishra were the Karta for the Puja
The Decoration was taken care by Bijayalakshmi Mohanty, Sharada Sahoo, Swagatika Mishra, Reela Rani Patro, Pratyush Hota, Soumya Pal, Shakeel, Rakesh Pattnaik and others . Special Thanks to Dr. Bijayalakshmi Mohanty for preparing breakfast for volunteers who reached venue early in the morning.
Priest and Puja preparation was taken care by Dr. Sanjib Panda, Sunil Senapati and Subrat Nayak. Prasad was prepared by Bijayalakshmi Mohanty, Sarmistha Mishra, Saradha Sahoo, Renubala Sahoo.
An ‘Art and Painting competition’ for children below the age of 13 was also conducted during the event. Theme for the painting was ‘Lord Ganesh’. More than 30 kids participated in the event. All kids were given token gift to appreciate their efforts.