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The Bengali Association of Indiana is a non-profit organization that was founded by members of the Bengali community who live in the central Indiana area. It seeks to preserve, promote, and celebrate the multi-cultural aspect of India. The Organization was established in 1985. BAI hosts the Tri-State Durga Puja every four years in Indianapolis that is attended by about 1500 people

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We are always looking for new members and ideas

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We are always looking for new members and ideas. Contact us to find out how you can help.

Become a part of BAI

BAI hosted the Tri-State Durga puja in 2016. Click below to register with us and become a member of the BAI community.

Charitable Initiatives

As a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization, the main objectives of BAI are to engage in educational, cultural, and charitable initiatives. Our entire staff consists of volunteers with no compensated management or staff. 

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Charitable Events

BAI donated $1000 to Ronald McDonald House, April 2018

BAI donated $300 to Riley Childern's Foundation, August 2017

BAI donated $250 in memory of Mr. Ram Bhargava to Hindu Temple of Central Indiana, June 2017

BAI donated $1000 to the charitable organization- School on Wheels, April 2017.

BAI donated $1324 to the charitable organization- Save the Children, India, 2017

BAI donated $ 1000 to DirectRelief for relief of Nepal earthquake victims, June 2015

BAI donated $ 750 to Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana at Sharod Sandya, on Saturday, October 26, 2013

BAI donated $ 750 to Hindu Temple of Central Indiana, October 2012

upcoming event 

 

 Upcoming Events 

 

Oct 3rd, 2019 Thursday Durga Puja at Hindu Temple of Central Indiana

 Oct 12th, 2019 Saturday Laxmi Puja at Hindu Temple of Central Indiana

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Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization

BENGALI ASSOCIATION OF INDIANA is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization

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