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Monday , April 16 , 2012
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Till April 28 at CIMA Gallery, Sunny Towers (2nd floor), 43 Ashutosh Chowdhury Avenue, 24858717 / 24858509; Mondays: 3pm - 7pm; Tuesdays - Saturdays: 2pm - 7pm: An Alternative Perspective. Participants: Anju Chaudhuri, Jayasri Burman, Rashmi Bagchi Sarkar, Rini Dhumal and Shakila. April 16 - 25 at Artists Circle, 46 Circus Avenue; 2pm - 7pm: Symphony I, an exhibition of paintings by senior painters of Bengal to celebrate the Bengali New Year. Till April 21 at The Harrington Street Arts Centre, 8 Ho Chi Minh Sarani; 12noon - 7pm: The Art of Bengal, hosted by Delhi Art Gallery. Till April 24 (except Sundays and public holidays) at Akar Prakar, P238 Hindustan Park; 2pm - 7pm: Linear Extensions drawings on paper and canvas by Sakti Burman.


April 16 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30pm: Lake Town Sreebhumi Sansriti presents its latest production, Brain. Direction: Debesh Chatterjee.

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April 16; 5.30pm onwards: Bangla Sangeet Mela 2012. At Rabindra Sadan: Songs by Jatileshwar Mukherjee, Abhijit Banerjee, Rano Guhathakurta, Roopa Ganguly, Sandipan Samajpati, Saheb Chatterjee and sitar by Rahul Chatterjee. At Sisir Mancha: Songs by Indrani Sen, Meena Mukherjee, Srabani Sen, Arun Dutta, Nila Majumder, Achin Mukherjee, Sohini Ray Chaudhuri and others. At Girish Mancha: Songs by Debarati Som, Pubali Debnath, Jojo, Sampa Kundu, Rajashree Bhattacharya and others. At Mohor Kunja, 5pm onwards: Folk songs by Utpal Fakir and Sahaj Ma, Abhijit Basu, Mansur Fakir, Kartik Das Baul and others. At Rabindra Sadan complex (open air); 5pm onwards: Songs by Tarun Sarkar, Sarbani Bagchi, Debojit Dutta, Girish Arora, Saraswati Soren and others. At Deshapriya Park (open air); 5pm onwards: Songs by Rupa Sarkar, Rajarshi Sil, Saikat Sekhareshwar Ray, Dola Banerjee, Tanusree Mukherjee and Bangla bands Samantak, The Empty Spaces, Spoiler Alert and Shahar.


April 16 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15pm: Swami Vishnudevananda will speak on Sri Sri Ramakrishna-Punthi.


Till April 17 at BJ Block Community Centre, Salt Lake: Gala celebration to commemorate 50 years of Bidhannagar. Hosted by Bidhannagar Press Club in association with The Telegraph, Salt Lake. Till April 28 at Hindusthan Club: Hindusthan Club Sports Carnival in association with The Telegraph.


Till April 20 at Camlin Arts, Elgin Road: Workshop in fine arts (oil / water paintings, pastels, charcoal, sketching and shading. Also, calligraphy and fancy writing. Certificate courses in French, Spanish and English also offered. Contact 9830647476; 9804791446. April 16 onwards at Eduzone, Southern Avenue (near Birla Academy): Summer fast-track workshop on Spanish, French and German languages. Weekend classes, evening and day classes available. Email queries at or log on to for details. April 23 onwards at Karma Kutir, 119 Bosepukur Road, Kasba; 10am - 4pm: Job-oriented computer training workshop for underprivileged graduate and Class XII students.

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