CDA Global Language Centre celebrated its 8th foundation day on 02.12.2017, at Eastern Zonal Culture Centre IB 201 Sector 3 Salt Lake Kolkata, Salt Lake in grand style. The programme highlighting language and culture across the globe was inaugurated among others by, Sri Soumitra Chatterjee, eminent actor, Sri SabyasachiDutta, Mayor of Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation, Sri Chandrasekhar Ghosh, founder and MD of Bandhan Bank and a host of Consul Generals including Mr Damien Syed ConsulGeneral of Franceand Deputy Consul General of People’s Republic of China Mr CAIZhifeng. Vice Chancellor of Jadavpur University, Prof Dr Suranjan Das was also present.
Most of the honoured guests highlighted the importance of foreign language training in today’s scenario and the Consul general’s assured their continuous support in promoting their respective languages. They all praised the role of CDA Global language Centre in promoting quality foreign language training for the last seven years.
After lightening of ceremonial lamp and a “Ganesh Vandana” there was a recitation by veteran and eminent actor, SoumitraChatterje on two poems by renowned poet and “Janpeeth” award winner Sri Sankha Ghosh. Two special messages from the founder of modern language Mr NaomChomski, and eminent scientist Dr Mani LalBhaumik, were also read out which were one of the major highlights. A video presentation by Mrs Minoti Mukherjee, Director, showcased the journey of CDA Global Language centre from a humble beginning of 6 students to now as one of the most trusted foreignlanguage training centre in Kolkata with over 10000 students taught.
The highlights of the programme included Indian and western song, a “BaulSangeet”, a Spanish song and ballet and a western contemporary dance. It ended with a dazzling cultural dance “AmritasyaPutro” organised by Mamata Shankar and her group, showcasing importance of language and culture across the globe.