Indoor Games: Saturday & Sunday, September 20-21, 2014
BASGH celebrated Ekushey February on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Maharaja Hall. Everyone came with black and white dress to celebrate this event. Several organizations participated in this event.
BASGH Celebrated Boishakhi mela on Sunday, April 13, 2014 in BASGH Land. It was a day full of songs, dances and music along with a bazaar full of delicious foods and colorful clothes.
A day-long program hosting several businesses from Bangladesh as well as a variety of patriotic songs, music, dance and dramas. Harris County Sheriff Adrain Garcia served as Chief Guest and distributed trophies to volunteers of BASGH. Also there was a musical concert by two renowned artists from Bangladesh - Tapon Chowdhury and Dinat Jahan Munni.
|Food Bank Volunteering-2013
On November 23, 2013, BASGH volunteered in Houston Food Bank for BASGH's continued support to "Fight Against Hungers" and "Give Back to the Community". Participated members of BASGH and their sons and daughters provided 45 volunteer hours which helped preparing 20,000 meals for needy people.
Eighteen students participated in the High-School Graduation Ceremony. Special attraction was a solo concert by CloseUp singer Beauty. View Picture Album
BASGH artists participated in a musical program in memory of Tagore's birthday organized by Tagore Society of Houston.
Eid Punorminoli & Musical Concert by Doly Shayontoni & Hyder Husyn was held on Saturday, September 7 @ Sur Auditorium. This one-of-a kind program was attended by more than 300 people. Fund-raising, raffle draw and aution of three airline tickets to Bangladesh were bonus to Eid reunion and musicals.
Spring picnic was on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at Mary Peckham Park. More than 350 people attende dthe event.
Boshonto Utshob was celebrated on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at BASGH Bhabon. View Pictures; See all videos here
PSAT/SAT Prep Course
PSAT/SAT prepataory course was held during the week of June 15-22, 2013. It was a successful event for the community.
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Pitha Mela was held on Sunday, November 17, 2013 at BASGH Land. A variety of pithas and foods were on sale as well as saries an dornaments.
Iftari was held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Maharaja hall. More than 300 people attended this rewardign event.
Fund-Raising for BASGH Home
Fund-raising for BASGH was held on April 19, 2013 at Maharaja Hall. mount Raised: $101,450.00
BASGH Land Purchase
BASGH purchased 4 acres of land on January 29, 2013 to build a home at a cost of $220,000.00 at 16614 Alice Foster Lane, Sugar Land, Texas 77498
Pitha Mela was enjoyed on Sunday, November 11, 2012 @ BASGH Bhabon. More than 300 people enjoyed a variety od pithas and other foods.
Eid Reunion was held on Saturday, August 25, 2012 @ Maharaja Hall. Special attraction was a musical performance by renowned singer Beauty Das.
Iftari party was held on July 29, 2012 at Maharaja Hall. More than 350 people attended this rewardign event.
Bijoy Dibosh was Celebrated on Saturday December 15, 2012 @ Sur Auditorium. It was a beautiful program celebrating 10th anniversary of BASGH.
Fall Picnic was held on Sunday, October 14, 2013 at beautiful McClendon Park. Despite some rain, more than 300 people attended the event and enjoyed delicious food cooked on the spot.
Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti was held on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at Sur Auditorium along with BAH and Tagore Society.
PSAT/SAT Classes were held during June 9-16 & 23-30, 2012 at BASGH Bhabon. It was a successful event for the community children going to college.
Graduation of High School students was held on Friday, June 15, 2012 at Sur Auditorium in a colorful event. There was a concert by Haider Hussain and Soshi.
Spring picnic was held on Sunday, April 22, 2012. More than 450 people attended the event and shared deliciously cooked food and enjoyed many games.
| Habib & Liza Concert-2011
Habib, the most notable remix singer in Bangladesh and Liza, Close Up One 2008, performed a musical concert in Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston during the graduation ceremony on Saturday, July 16. The program started with the graduation ceremony of high school students and then continued with the music by Liza. Then Habib Wahid and his father Ferdous Wahid performed for about two hours. More than 500 people attended the event.
Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti was held on Friday, June 24, 2011. It was a melodious eveneing full of Tagore and Nazrul songs and poetries sung and recited by many our younger singers. More than 200 people attended the event.
Bijoy Dibosh was celebreated with much enthusiasm on Saturday, December 17 at Sur Auditorium. The program started with the Annual meeting of the Society, followed by the recognition of freedom fighters, outgoing Board Members, past BASGH Presidents, and newly-elected Board Members. There is an amazing fashion show of children, followed by patriotic songs. Mira Sinha and Shah Mahmub performed in the event. Click to view all videos.
Fall picnic was held in Bush Park on Sunday, October 23, 2011. About 400 people enjoyed the day full of events for children. The food menu was bhoona khichuri, bhuna beef , bhuna egg and etc.
Pitha Mela was held on Sunday, November 20, 2011 through a colorful gathering. It was a day to welcome winter and to enjoy a variety of traditional Bangladeshi Pithas.
Eid Reunion was celebrated withgreat enthusiasm on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Maharaja Hall. About 300 people attended the event that included a dinner and a musical performance by a young Bangladeshi singer Rumi.
| PSAT/SAT Courses-2011
BASGH offered PSAT & SAT headstrat and preparatory courses for middle- and high school students during June 19-26 and July 10-17, 2011. It was a very important service for the children in our community.
Boisakhi Mela - 2011
Baisakhi Mela was observed on Sunday, April 10, 2011 at BASGH Bahbon. It was a colorful event encompassing indoor and outdoor activities of music, songs, poems, games, cooking and several boutiques stalls. More than 350 peopel attended the event and all foods were sold out.View Slide Show
| Spring Picnic-2011
Spring picnic was held at newly built & beautiful McClendon Park with arches and gates. More than 450 people enjoyed the beautiful sunny day full of events, shopping sharees and enjoying on-the-spot cooked food.
Independence Day 2011 is observed on March 26, 2011 that included a cultural program involving many community artists. It was the best cultural program ever and the first in BASGH Bhabon. More than 250 people attended the event that inclded video projection outside the house as well as gathering in tree-laden lawn in a shoothing cool weather. Pictures below.
Bangla School, Music School and Medical Clinic: BASGH is offering a Bangla, Arabic, and Music School for children, as well as a medical clinic for all. Please enroll your child into the schools and avail the services of the clinic. For further details, please click on the icon. School enrollment form can be found here.
Iftari was held on Saturday, August 6, 2011 @ Maharaja Hal. About 400 people attended the event that started with a discussion on the values of Ramadan followed by iftari and dinner.
Tagore's 150th Birthday-2011
BASGH artists participated in a wonderful ceremony dedicated to Kabiguru Rabindranath Thakur's 150th birthday at India House on Saturday, May 7, 2011. Our artists played our national anthem written by Tagore as well as two other melodious Tagor songs in colorful dresses liked by all. View Slide Show and songs
Mobile Consular Services-2011
Bangladesh Embassy provided mobile consular services at BASGH Bhabon on Saturday, May 7, 2011. About 100 people took the opportunity to renew their passports, receive no visa required and so on. We want to thank the consular officers for their tireless and friendly work for our community.
BASGH celebrated IMLD along with Bangladesh Association, Houston. Many local organizations of southeast Asian countries also participated in the event. The day started with a Ekushey procession, followed by a breakfast that included on the spot cooking luchi, bhaji and haluwa. About 1000 people attended the event full of cultural programs.View Album
|Bijoy Dibosh 2010
Bijoy Dibosh wascelebrated with much enthusiasm on December 17, 2010 with a large crowd at Maharaja Hall. In addition to patriotic songs by local artists highlighting the theme of Bijoy Dibosh, special attraction was a musical conceet by famous singer Nawrin. President's Message.
Fall Picnic 2010
Fall Picnic was held onSunday, October 31st in Bush park. About 350 people attended the picnic. This year the most attractions were traditional Bangladeshi games such as rope pulling and shortput. Children enjoyed train ride, games, and moonwalk. Prize distribution for indoor games was another attraction.
Spring Picnic & Independence Day 2010
Despite sudden chilly weather and moving the event to indoor, more than 300 people attended the evet full of patriotic songs & music along with delicious foods that included bhuna khichuri, chicken tikka, bhuna egg, and beef curry. View Album
Ekushey February 2010
International Mother Language Day was observed on Sunday, February 21st in Maharaja Banquet Hall. About 200 people attend the event that startedg with a Provat ferry, followed by a home-made breakfast and exceptional cultural progtram. President's Message; Presentation; View Album
|Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti 2010
Rabindra-Nazrul Jayanti was celebrated on Saturday, May 29, 2010 with melodies of songs, music and dance mesmerizing the audience. Everyone was so happy with such a beautifully orchestrated musical event. View Album
Graduation Ceremony 2010
Grauation Ceremony for high school graduates was held on Saturday, July 17, 2010 in Maharaja Hall. Twenty-six graduates received plaques from chief guests Dr. Aziz Siddiqi, President of ISGH and Dr. Abdul Hannan Khan, past President of BASGH. Special attraction was a live band- music by well-known CloseUpOne artist, Sabbir.
Indoor Games Competition 2010
Indoor games competition was held on June 12 & 13 at Maharaja open hall. About 30 players of various age-groups participated in the competition of bridge, table tennis, Karom, chess, twenty-nine, and etc. Live World Cup Soccer made the events enjoyable to all. View Album
Iftari was held on Sunday, August 22, 2010 at Maharaja Hall. More than 350 people attneded this rewarding event. The program started with a discussion on the essense of Ramadan, followed by Iftari, prayer, and dinner.
Ambassador's Visit to Houston 2010
Ambassador of Bangladesh to USA, honorable Mr. Aqramul Qader visited Houston on Sunday, May 16, 2010 and meet Bangladeshi community over a dinner at Maharaja Hall. Album. President's Message at the Dinner
Mobile Consular Services 2010
Bangladesh Embassy provided Mobile consular services on Saturday, May 15, 2010 in Maharaja Hall. 114 people received passport and visa services in a seemless manner. It was a cheerful day for many BASGH members to volunteer for this community event. BASGH wants to thank the consular officers to provide such a wonderful service. View Album
Food Bank Volunteering 2010
A dozen of BASGH members volunteered in Houston Food Bank on April 24, 2010. Volunteers sorted and packaged various kinds of food items that will be distributed to charitable organizations that provide food to hungry people
|Ekushey February 2009
International Mother Language Day was observed on Sunday, February 22nd, 2009 at Maharaja Banquet Hall.
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Graduation Ceremony for high school graduates was held on Sunday, August 9, 2009 at Maharaja Banquet Hall. About 23 graduates received plaques from Dr. Aziz Siddiqi, President of ISGH. View Album
Spring Picnic & Independence Day: Spring Picnic & Independence Day was celebrated on Sunday, March 29, 2009 @ 9:00 AM at George Bush Park.
Iftari was held on Sunday, September 13 at Maharaja Hall. About 400 people attended this event. Dr. Aziz Siddiqi, President of ISGH led the Magrib prayer, which was followed by a dinner.
Mobile ConsularVisit 2009
Mobile Consular Services from Bangladesh Embassy visited on Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 to provide passport and other consular-related services. About 100 people received the services.
Fall Picnic 2009
Fall Picnic was held on Sunday, October 4. Despite rain, the turnout was more than 250 people. The day started with a breakfast, followed by a deshi lunch including bhuna khichuri, beef curry, and chicken tandori.
| Bijoy Dibosh 2009
Bijoy Dibosh was celebrated on Saturday, December 19 at Maharaja Banquet Hall. The evening started with a tribute to martyrs of independence, followed by a cultural program and showing of an award-winnig movie "Ontorjatra," directed by acclaimed Bangladeshi director Tareq Masud.
Winter Pitha Mela 2009
Winter Pita mela was held in Bush Park on November 22, 2009. Several pitha stores presented a variety of Bangladeshi pithas and there were stores for sharee and other clothings as well. Members enjoyed this soothing cold day at the beginning of Winter.
|Bijoy Diboash 2008: Bijoy Dibosh, Eid Reunion & Annual Meeting was observed on Sudnay, December 21, 2008 at Sugarland Community Center.
Graduation 2008: Gradiuation for high school students was celebrated through a youthful spirit in a twilight arena of FunPlex on August 9, 2008. About 23 graduates participated in the event. Click to view Album
Fund Raising For Sidr Victims
BASGH held a fund-raising dinner on September 9, 2007 for Sidr victims in Bangladesh and raised $60,000 and a check is donated to Bangladesh Embassy in Washington, D.C. Details of check>>
|Pitha Mela 2008: Winter Pitha Mela was held on Sudnay, November 23rd, 2008 @ 10AM at George Bush Park, Pavillion. Click to view Album
Baishakhi Mela 2008: Baisahakhi Mela was celebrated on April 27, 2008. A greater crowd of BASGH community participated in this traditional fair in a fun full day. Click to view Album
Fund Raising For Bangladesh
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Bangladeshi Community in Houston, Texas, USA, along with the support of ISGH held a series of fund-raisng events to raise $100,000 and donated to Chief Advisor's Relief Fund. Details and press release>>
| Independence Day 2008: Independence Day was observed along with Spring Picnic at George Bush Park on Sunday, March 30, 2008. About 400 people attended the event full of patriotic songs, sports, and etc. Click to view Album
Mobile Consular Services 2008: BASGH hosted a mobile consular office of Bangladesh Embassy in Washington, D. C. on Friday, May 9, 2008. Click to view Album
Spring Picnic 2007
Spring picnic was held along with Baisakhi Mela on May 07, 2007. Many people attended this event and enjoyed the day full of joy, music and on-the-spot cooking. View Album