A Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization




The Bengali Association of Indiana (BAI) is a non-profit socio-cultural organization.  The main objectives of BAI are to engage in educational, cultural, and religious celebrations of Bengal and the Indian subcontinent.  We foster the spirit of friendship and cooperation among our members and local and global communities.   The membership is open to all who believe in the objectives of the BAI, irrespective of race, religion, color, gender, age or national origin.



September 19, 2015

Annual Picnic, West Park, Carmel, IN



October 15, 2015, 6 pm

Durga Puja at the Hindu Temple of Central Indiana, Indianapolis



October 17-18, 2015

Tri-State Durga Puja, Lexington, KY




October 25, 2015, 5 pm

Lakshmi Puja at the Hindu Temple of Central Indiana, Indianapolis





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

The silent auction organized to support Nepal earthquake victims was very successful.  Every dollar raised at the auction and cash donation was matched dollar for dollar, or better, by BAI.  We are very happy to announce that we raised $ 469 and BAI matched it with $ 531.  We have donated $ 1000 to DirectRelief.

BAI co-sponsored (with a contribution of $ 400) the classical dance program by Rama Vaidyanathan, hosted by Esha School of Dance, Terre Haute, IN, May 08, 2015.

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

The Bengali Association of Indiana (BAI) donated $ 750 to the Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana at BAIís annual fall festival celebration (Sharod Sandhya 2013) on Saturday, October 26, 2013. Mr. David Moore, the Chief Advancement Officer of Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, accepted the check for $ 750 from BAIís fundraising committee members, Mr. Arnab Bag and Dr. Saumyadip Dasgupta.  Mr. Moore met with the president of BAI, Mrs. Kalyani Bose, thanked the audience for the donation, and requested the involvement of BAI members in volunteering for the Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana.
BAI donated $ 750 to Hindu Temple of Central Indiana, October 2012



Airport Limo Service, John Brewer, Indianapolis - 317/507-5703 Allstate, Ranj Puthran, Carmel Allure Salon, Carmel Amber Indian Restaurant, Carmel Ameriprise Financial, Gregg Keele, Indianapolis Barrington Jewels, Indianapolis Beenu Sikand - Real Estate Bombay Bazzar, Fishers - 317/585-9130 & Mumbai Grill, Greenwood - 317/882-3333
Butler University, Indianapolis Case Design/Remodeling, Carmel Classic Kitchen & Granite, Carmel Crawfordsville Pediatric Center, Dr. Sutapa Nag, Crawfordsville Desi Bazzar, Greenwood Dreyer & Reinbold of Greenwood Emerald Garden Boutique Hotel, Jaipur Fish Corner, Chicago - 773/262-7173
Flanner & Buchanan Funeral Centers, Indianapolis and Carmel Goodman & Campbell Neurosurgeons, Carmel, Indianapolis, Franklin, Avon, Lafayette Hecht Family Dentistry, Carmel Huntington Tutoring Solution, Carmel Infectious Diseases of Indiana, Indianapolis Greenwood Cosmetic Dentist, Greenwood Jungle Jim's International Market, Fairfield, OH Key Bank, Indianapolis & Greenwood
Kristoff Hansen Dentistry, Kindred Healthcare, Carmel & Indianapolis Lake City Bank, Indianapolis

Mayil Mandaps, Carmel

Moyer Jewelers, Carmel MS2 Data Solutions National Road Insurance, Robert Young, Greenfield Nephrology & Internal Medicine, Carmel and Fishers Northwestern Mutual, Niteen Nevrekar, Indianapolis
Nrityangan - Kathak Dance Academy, Carmel OrthoIndy, Carmel Ovation Audio/Video Solutions, Nobelsville and Greenwood Patel Brothers Grocery, Indianapolis Practice Billing, LLC, Indianapolis - 317/375-3681 Premier Dry Cleaners, Carmel - 317/848-1960 Ramakrisha Vivekananda Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana, Indianapolis
Royal Gallery of Rugs Ruma Upholstery & Drapery, Indianapolis Sai's Boutique at India Plaza, Indianapolis SARAGA International Grocery, Indianapolis State Farm, Leonard Smiertelny, Greenwood Swasdee Thai Restaurant, Indianapolis The Physicians of Tower Surgical, Indianapolis Tutoring in English by Santosh Chawla, Carmel
Union Savings Bank, Alan Bisler, Indianapolis Urbana - Promoter/Builder, Kolkata

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