Past Events

Mrs Purnima Dutta
President 2011-12

Dr Shashi Tharoor in Conversation with Sunanda K Datta-Ray

April 20, 2011

Topic: Is India Looking East? Our first programme hosted by new President, Mrs Purnima Dutta, was a great success. We had a good attendance from both members and media.

Does our Government Value our Priceless Heritage ?

June 25, 2011

We may be fast losing the public treasures that would have made generations of residents feel proud about their city -- Kolkata. Some of our heritage buildings, such as the University Senate Hall, have been demolished and others like the Silver Mint and Prinseps' Ghat,

“The Golden Cocoon of the East”

July 26, 2011

A talk and discussion session with Ms Sampa Das and Shri Arjun Chakraborty, was held in the Crystal Room of Taj Bengal. The Golden Cocoon of the East is the inimitable, glossy, silk cocoon of Assam -- the Muga. Muga silk has been identified as a silk of a distinct quality,

Dr Malavika Kohli, MD, Dermatology, in a talk titled

August 19, 2011

Enhance the Health and Beauty of Your Skin: Advanced Aesthetic Dermatology, Fortune Select Loudon, spoke about how to rejuvenate the skin and talked about the big and small secrets of skin care and repair and cleared some concerns about appearance.

Past Life Regression: Dr Newton & Dr Lakshmi

September 16, 2011

Rosewood Hall, Park Hotel
Discontent, dashed expectations are some of the factors that might imprison us in a constant depressive mood. Past Life Regression Therapy uses hypnosis to help its patients to travel through time and visit their previous lives. Often they discover stories and clues, events and unresolved issues,

Gala Garden Quiz

January 12, 2012

LSG ushered in the New Year with a fun-filled programme: The Gala Garden Quiz, a fun-tastic programme of quiz, music and lots of entertainment with Kolkata’s funniest bone Mir renowned for his quirky quizzing and his music group Bandage jazzing up the programme and adding to it some fresh zing.

Interface with Anjolie Ela Menon and Art Critic Isana Murti

February 9, 2012

It was a great privilege for Ladies Study Group members to have the opportunity to interact with an artist of such stature and eminence as Anjolie Ela Menon. Isana Murti or Commodore Uday Bhaskar’s account of how he compiled the book on her work was extremely informative. And Anjolie talking about her work, her inspirations, her thoughts and views, was a rare occasion that members will always treasure.

Marco Polo described it as “the finest island of its size in the world”

May 19, 2011

Sri Lanka is a tourist's paradise. Wonderful pristine beaches, lush-green hills, wild life, heritage sites, exotic cuisine - Sri Lanka has everything. Travelling to Sri Lanka was a wonderful opportunity to relax, unwind and see nature at its best. We could however only have a glimpse of the country in our 5 night/6 day trip.

The Power of Women to Cure

March 16, 2012

Stem Cell Therapy and Banking Stem cells are found throughout the body, but especially in bone marrow, your circulating blood and in the umbilical cord. Stem cells represent an exciting area in medicine because of their potential to re-generate and repair damaged tissue. A stem cell bank is a facility, which stores stem cells for future use.