NASKA, a charitable, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to promote cultural diversity,
to participate in educational activity and to contribute to humanitarian cause.
We are committed to sharing South Asian heritage with everyone in North America.
We embrace diversity and inclusion by inviting people from all walks of life to our social events.
Debojit Saha will rock the NASKA audience this year (2015).
NASKA General Body meeting on 03/14/2015 (Download Minutes)
More than 600 guests attended Kalipuja 2014. Devotees were mesmerized by the Puja performed by Shri Samiran Chakraborty of NY Kali Mandir.
Kids enjoyed the drawing competition, which was judged by the Art Teacher of Mercy High School Mr. Paul Baldacini
Kinjal and Somchanda delivered a captivating performance binding the entire audience till the end of the show.
Kinjal Chatterjee and Somchanda Bhattacharya will rock the NASKA audience this year (2014).
It is with utmost pleasure and great honor we announce that this year's Kali Puja will be performed by the famous and renowned Goddess Kali Priest, Shri Samiran Chakroborty of NY Kali Mandir. Mr. Chakroborty is a full time priest of the NY Kali Mandir since 2011. He received his Baccalaureate from Burdwan University and completed Pourahittya[Yaginiki] from Paschim Banga Vedic Academy of Kolkata. Mr. Chakroborty was also associated with Sanskrit Parishad of Hooghly.
Before coming to the USA, Mr. Chakroborty has performed the famous Durga Puja of Raja Krishna Chandra Ghosh in Chandannagar for 10 years. He is accredited to be one of the chosen few who have performed the only Mahisha Mardini puja in Chinsurah. He has performed Kalipuja in various Shaktipiths of West Bengal including Tarapith and Khyapi Maa of Birbhum. In New York, Mr. Chakroborty teaches Bengali to young kinds on a regular basis. Since 2011, he has been performing Mahalaya in NY Kali Mandir where the recitation of Shree Shree Chandi is performed by him.
We are happy that we are able to meet the requests made by many devotees and NASKA sponsors. Please come and join the worship of Goddess Kali to be led by one of the the most respected priests in the New York/New Jersey area, Mr. Samiran Chakroborty from New York Kali Mandir.