Movie: Prabho Shivaji Raja

Prabho shivaji Raja

Film is classically animated movie with quality animation Prabho Shivaji Raja is an animated historical drama based on the life and times of the legendary Maratha warrior, Shivaji Raje. The film is an ode to the king who through his military genius took on the might of the Moguls and freed his land from their tyrannical rule of more than 350 years. And yet history remembers him as much for his heroism as it does for his sense of justice and equality of his subjects, irrespective of class or religion.

The film with a runtime of around 110 minutes will be presented in Marathi Language. The music for the film has also been recorded in Marathi Language.

Film Trailer Link : ​

Cast – Voice - Sachin Khedekar, Umesh Kamat, Avinash Narkar, Uday Sabnis, Viju Mane, Kushal Badrike.

The film is in Marathi Language with English subtitles

Presentation details

Location: BACI Hall,  2702 Norland Avenue, Burnaby BC V5B 3A6

Date: September 8th, 2018

Time: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

We will have snacks available for purchase at the venue

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Upcoming Programs

Ganesh Chaturthi (Details to be Confirmed)

When : September 13th, 2018

Where : Hindu Temple, 5420 Marine Drive, V5J 3G8

Diwali ( Details to be Confirmed )

When : November 10th, 2018

Where : Bonsor Community Center, Burnaby

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Past Events

MSBC Annual Picnic

2018 Picnic was held at Burnaby Fraser Foreshore Park, Burnaby on July 28th and was the first and free event of the Society.

The event was attended by veteran as well as new members and would be members who enjoyed the variety of food that was brought by individual members and Misal that was provided on behalf of the society.

Everybody enjoyed the games of box cricket, tug-of-war, volley ball and other games that were organised by enthusiastic volunteers.

A thank you goes out to Kunico and Narubhau Joshi this year again for preparing tea and corn, to volunteers who helped make the show happen and to all the attendees who came and enjoyed the day. 

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting of the Marathi Society of BC was held on June 9th at BACI Hall in Burnaby.

महाराष्ट्र दिन (Maharshtra Day)

"Maharashtra Din" was celebrated on May 5th at BACI Hall in Burnaby. The event included performances by kid and members of all age groups, Games, Karaoke. The performances was followed by dinner with special item of the evening being Misal Pav. Event was attended and enjoyed by about 120 members.

Gudi Padwa

Marathi Society of BC celebrated "Gudi Padwa" together with Gudi Pooja, music, games and Marathi menu potluck on March 31st at BACI Hall and was enjoyed by one and all. 

Fun Fair

We had fun fare on Saturday Feb 24 at BACI Hall that was enjoyed by more than 165 people which consisted on both MSBC Members and non members. This was the first free event of the year.

Makar Sankranti 2018 - Musical Evening

Makar Sankranti was celebrated on Jan 20th 2018 at BACI Hall in Burnaby with musical performances by Akhil Jobanputra, Neeraja Aptikar, harmonium solo by Mohan Bhide accompanied by Yogish Kudva on the table. About 90 people attended this sold out event and enjoyed the musical evening followed by light dinner.

MSBC Diwali 2017

2017 Diwali function was held on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 at Bonsor Banquet Hall, 6550 Bonsor Avenue, Burnaby, BC. The program schedule was jam packed and audience were treated to an evening filled with wonderful performances. This was followed by sumptuous dinner.

Photos comming soon

MSBC Bhondla and Garba 2017

2017 Bhondla anjd Garba event was held at  Fleetwood Community Centre in Surrey on September 23rd. Over 115 members attended the event, 

The gathering started with Saraswati Poojan followed by Bhondla. Attendees, one and all danced to the traditional songs sung by Vaishali, Nileema and Pragati. This was followed by Garba and Dandia. The gathering wanted the dancing to go on but alas, we had the facility reserved for a limited time.

The event wrapped with dinner. 

2017 Namaste Canada Event

The Consulate General of India, Vancouver hosted a  mega-cultural event "Namaste Canada 2017" on  Sunday 3rd September and Monday 4th September at Bell Performing Arts Center in Surrey.

Marathi Society of BC 's Marathi Shala students and parents performed Bajirao Peshwa based theme at this event which was very well liked by all attendees.

Ganesh Chaturthi

We celebrated Ganapati puja on August 25th 2017, at Laxmi Narayan Mandir, Surrey. 

Children participated in decorating Ganapati pictures and the pictures were placed near Ganapati moorthi while performing the pooja.

More than 200 devotees participated in the puja and partook prasad after the puja. It was a very joyous and festive evening and am sure every one of the devotees enjoyed it very much.

Thanks for all the donor and every one that could join us in the celebrations. 

Pandit Arun Dravid concert


The concert was held on August 13, 2017 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at BACI Hall in Burnaby. The event was attended and enjoyed by over 50 people not only from Marathi community but also from general music lover community from Vancouver area. Pandit Dravid amazed the attendees with a wonderful performance and kept them spell bound for the entire time.

Light lunch was served thereafter and that was enjoyed by all.

BC Wildfire Relief Donation

Marathi  Society of BC had recently organised a fund raising campaign and had set itself a target of 2,500 dollars. With support of the our member community, we raised 1,500 dollars. The MSBC Board decided to add another 500 dollars from the rest of the member community and a round sum of 2,000 dollars is being donated. In accordance with the request on the BC Government Website, your Board has selected the Canadian Red Cross as the beneficiary. 

A big thank you to the members who opened their hearts and wallets for this worthy cause and to the other who could not do so in time, we will do more in support of other worthy causes throughout the year.

2017 Picnic

2017 Picnic was held on July 23rd, at Burnaby Fraser Foreshore park, Burnaby from 11 am to 5 pm. Members brought a lot of food to share with MSBC providing soft drinks, corns, bhel, bhaji, mattha, jilebi and tea. 

Kids enjoyed games and activities arranged by Pragati and Harshada and  adults and young adults could just not get away from the volley ball court. It was a fun event attended by over 125 individuals. 

We are very thankful to Kunico and  Narubhau Joshi for bringing the corns and preparing tea and also thanks to Mohan Bhide and Yatish Dhabholkar for assisting with securing our reserved picnic spot.