Past Events

Mrs Iti Dasgupta
President 2019-20

Women’s Health at Every Age

February 28, 2020

At ‘Women’s Health at Every Age’, our 28 th February programme, Dr Shashi Panja, Minister of Women, Child Development and Social Welfare, Govt of West Bengal, began her address by pointing out that there is a huge need for better facilities and that the State Govt has various social and medical schemes to elleviate the situation.

Fitness a way of life with Zoe Modgill

February 19, 2020

“Fitness is my passion,” claims Ms Zoe Modgill, Founder and instructor at Studio 60, Delhi.

Kolkata Literary Meet 2020

January 24, 2020

Ladies Study Group and Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet 2020 hosted English author Joanne Harris, best known for her award-winning novel Chocolat, which was made into an Oscar-nominated film starring Juliette Binoche and Johnny Depp. In conversation with the writer was Sukanya Das, Principal Coordinator, Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet.

Once Upon A Time In Park Street…Heritage Walk

January 17, 2020

Park Street to most of us living in the city is not more than a dance and dine corridor, a street as glamorous and glitzy as it can get. But through the heritage walk, Once Upon a Time in Park Street, the stories lying in its under belly were discovered – we saw a Park Street that we had never seen.

Tour of The Raj Bhawan

January 13, 2020

The Ladies Study Group was honoured to receive an invitation from the Hon'ble Governor of West Bengal Shri Jagdeep Dhankar, to visit the Raj Bhawan. A group of fifty members lead by President Mrs Iti Dasgupta took the opportunity to walk the grandiose portals of this historical building. The delegation was then addressed by the Hon'ble Shri Jagdeep Dhankar.

LSG Charitable Trust Annual Awards 2019

December 11, 2019

The Hon'ble former President of India, Late Pranab Mukherjee, presented the Ladies Study Group Charitable Trust Annual Award, to Kolkata Sanved. This was in recognition of their outstanding contribution in working towards support and rehabilitation of women and child victims of domestic violence and human trafficking. The Award included a certificate of recognition and a prize of Rupees two lakh.

Magical Uzbekistan Trip, 4-8th November

November 10, 2019

The LSG delegation arrived in Tashkent on November 4th . We saw the finest craftsmanship of Uzbekistan at the State Museum of Applied Art, followed by lunch at Manas, a folk style restaurant. Dinner was over an exchange of historical stories with the Tourism Minister.

Redefining Aesthetics and Nutrition

October 15, 2019

Beauty comes from the inside. The connection between nutrition and skin condition or rather the effect of nutrition on skin aging was addressed by the accomplished panelists, Dr. Malavika Kohli and Ms. Karishma Chawla, moderated by Ms. Oindrilla Dutt at the LSG event held on 15.10.19 at the Taj Bengal.

The Quest for Social Justice

August 20, 2019

It was a special privilege to listen to three powerful and socially aware women of influence, former Congress MP Priya Dutt, Advocate Nandini Khaitan, and journalist and author, Anubha Bhonsle, discuss The Quest for Social Justice.

The Discovery of the Ingredients

August 6, 2019

When the celebrity chef Madhu Krishnan, Executive Chef (R&D) ITC Hotels, offered to hold a Masterclass for Ladies Study Group members, she called it an unplugged session and began with a Quiz. Asking the audience to identify ingredients, some deceptively familiar, some definitely baffling, displayed on each table; she immediately got everyone engaged.