Welcome to BASC



We are one of the largest Bengali Association in Southern California celebrating multiple events. We start a year with Saraswati Puja followed by Basanta Utsab (Dol), Mahalaya ,Our mega event Durga Puja and finishing with Lakshmi Puja.


As a non-profit organization we are devoted to promote Bengali/Indian art & culture in Southern California via organizing Rabindra Jayanti, Natyosandhya & various Classical concerts throughout the year.


Entertainment & Authentic Food is on Top of our priority list. Our dedicated committee in these areas work extremely hard to host the best in class artists and serve you the wide variety of bengali cuisine including sweets brought from India.

Who We Are. What We Do

Bengali Association of Southern California is a non-profit organization (Tax ID 95-3568482) dedicated to promoting art & culture. 

Rabindra Jayanti, Natyosandhya, Classical concerts, Annual picnic, Sports, Dol Utsav, Saraswati Puja, Durga Puja, Lakshmi Puja form a part of our year round activities.Apart from organizing cultural, social, philanthropic and religious events throughout the year, we run two Bengali Schools, Pathbhaban in San Fernando Valley and Pathsala in Irvine. We also publish two literary magazines, Kheya and Ankur and also an e-newsletter called Sambad Bichitra.

Golden Moments Captured

Our Memorable Events

Upcoming Event

Basanta Utsab 2019 on  23rd Mar  2019               @ BSSW West

Join Our Team

BASC members enjoy the year round participation to all BASC events including Durga Puja & Picnic. A BASC member gets free copy of yearly publication and can nominate for Board of Directors ​

BASC Publications

BASC Publication includes two annual magazine KHEYA (for adults) and Ankur (for kids) . These magazines are compiled using the contribution from our most talented members of the community

Bengali Schools

BASC runs two Bengali schools in southern California - One in the valley area and the 2nd one in Orange County (Irvine). Both the schools follow the standard curriculum based on levels.