Images of America

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Bangla-O-Biswa Durga Puja (2006)

Bangla-O-Biswa means literally “Bengal in the World.” Formed in 1981 as a Bengali cultural organization comprised mainly of Hindus from West Bengal, India this group hosts three Pujas (festivals) to various forms of the goddess every year: Durga Puja in … Continue reading

Chhabeel in Union Square (2009)

A chhabeel celebration in Union Square, hosted by the Sikh Sangat Society Boston in Somerville on June 20, 2009.

Eastern Orthodox Churches Celebrate Anniversaries

Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral of Boston and St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church of Cambridge recently held events commemorating their respective 100th  and 80th anniversaries. Immigrants from the Russian and Austro-Hungarian Empires founded the Holy Trinity Cathedral in 1910; immigrants from … Continue reading

ISBCC Inauguration (2009)

This slideshow features images from the inaugural celebration of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) on June 26, 2009.