90th Year Anniversary Programme of The Himalayan Club - Kolkata Section

90th Year Anniversary Programme of The Himalayan Club - Kolkata Section

Dear Friends,

The Himalayan Club’s Kolkata section welcome this New Year 2018 with Two days of ADVENTURE EXTRAVAGANZA to celebrate 90th Years of Foundation of this legendary club. With top-notch performers, tasty treats and an enthusiastic crowd, it’s sure to be a good time.

Date: Saturday & Sunday, 20 & 21 January 2018
Venue: Ashutosh Birth Centenary Hall, Indian Museum, Kolkata
Entry: INR 300 per person. (Seating arrangement: First come first serve basis).
Payment link: www.himalayanclub.org/payments/
RSVP: Required. Kindly register your names at the Himalayan Club’s office either by email to: events@himalayanclub.org, or through phone [9830164881, 9073234730, 9434452897].

Looking forward to see you there...!

Dr. Kallol Das 
Vice President
The Himalayan Club


90th Anniversary Programme of The Himalayan Club - Kolkata Section

Saturday, 20 January 2018
12.00 Noon onwardsRegistration **
01:30 pmExhibition Inauguration
01:45 pm - 02:10 pmInauguration of 90th year Anniversary Programme & release of Book
02:10 pm - 03:10 pmSources of River Nile & The Mountain of the Moon - Sri Subhomoy Ghosh (Pune)
03:15 pm - 03:55 pmExploration in the Saraswati Valley - Sri Subhomay Ghosh (Kolkata)
04:00 pm - 04:30 pmHigh tea
04:30 pm - 04:50 pmMovie: “Namuli” An unconventional Expedition in Mozambique - Courtesy Majka Burhadt
05:00 pm - 05:40 pmGoutam Ghosh Memorial Lecture:
Peaks & Passes of Uttarakhand - Sri Anup Sah (Nainital Mountaineering Club)
05:45 pm - 06:45 pmSujal Mukherjee Memorial Lecture:
Ladies Expedition to Gasherbrum II & III, 1975 - Dr. Anna Okopinska, (Poland)
06:45 pm - 07:45 pmLadakh - A glimpse of roof of the world - Dr. Tilak Ranjan Bera
 
Sunday, 21 January 2018
11:00 am - 11:20 amMovie: The Incan Odyssey - Courtesy Pete Takeda
11:30 am - 12:30 amSarat Chandra Das Memorial Lecture:
Mountaineering by Indian women - Mrs. Aparna Kumar IPS, (DIG, ITBP)
12:30 pm - 01:30 pmCentral Asia - A forgotten trail - Quest On Wings (A group of wanderers)
01:30 pm - 02:30 pmLunch break
02:30 pm - 03:10 pmFlora and Fauna of Uttakahand - Sri Anup Sah (Nainital Mountaineering Club)
03:15 pm - 04:15 pmPradeep Chandra Sahoo Memorial Lecture:
Peaks, passes and valleys of Arunachal Pradesh & Visit to North Eastern States - Sri Harish Kapadia (Mumbai)
04:20 pm - 04:40 pmTraverse through Greenland - Sri Souvik Pal (Sydney)
04:45 pm - 05:45 pmPanel discussion:
Adventure Hazards-Changing Trends, an Overview - Moderator: Dr. Indranil Sen
05:45 pm - 06:00 pmTea Break
06:00 pm - 07:00 pmSarat Chandra Das - The Spy Who Loved a Country - Sri Parimal Bhattacharya
07:00 pm - 07:15 pmRetracing the path of Sarat Chandra Das - Sri Aditya Pal
07:15 pm - 07:30 pmFlag Hand Over to The Himalayan Club Expedition to Mount Aconcagua by Sri Debabrata Mukherjee & Sri Debabrata Ghosh
Felicitation of Sri Manik Banerjee (Nain Singh -Kishen Singh Award winner)
07:30 pm - 08:30 pmNature Photography through Adventure - Sri Dhritiman Mukherjee
08:30 pmValedictory Session


Note: Final programme may be modified according to the situational variation.
** A registration fee of Rs. 300/ will be charged from all delegates. All registered delegates will get complimentary High Tea and Lunch during both the days. The registration kit will also contain a precious Anniversary Souvenir Publication (worth Rs 200/ copy).




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