NOA Activities Period May 25, 2008 through May 23, 2009

On Sunday May 25, 2008: NOA held its 7th Annual Convention and general meeting and announced the elected new EC members at NOVA community college at Annandale, Virginia. NOA also published its annual newsletter Laskus.

 

On Saturday June 21, 2008: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and Secretory Mrs. Babita Shrestha participated ANS’s Annual Summer Picninc at Springfield, Virginia.

 

On Sunday June 29, 2008: NOA held the Hand over meeting at President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha’s resident, Woodbridge, Virginia

 

On Friday July 4 through Saturday July 05, 2008: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, Second Vice president Mr. Balaram Joshi, East Coast EC member Mr. Ravi Pradhan, Treasurer Mr. Eros Tuladhar, EC members Mr Jayambu Ranjit, Mr. Roshan Shrestha and Mr. Shreejan Tuladhar and the advisors to president Dr. Prajol Joshi, Dr. Maheshor Baidya and Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar participated the ANA Convention hosted by BANA in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

On Saturday July 5, 2008: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and East Coast EC member Mr. Ravi Pradhan participated the dinner reception for Patrons and Life members hosted by NPPA, Baltimore, Maryland.

 

On Sunday July 13, 2008: NOA held a talk program with Dr. Nareshman Bajracharya. The program was about a Unique Features of Newah Buddhism. Dr. Dina Bangdel who is the Associate Professor at the Department of Art History in Virginia Commonwealth University brought the proposal. The talk program was held at Fairfax Regional Library in Faifax, Virginia.

 

On Sunday August 10, 2008: NOA and NPPA hosted a joint Summer Annual Picnic at Wheaton regional Park, Wheaton, Maryland.

 

On Sunday August 10, 2008: NOA Vice president Mr.Ganesh Kayestha participated the first Annual meeting of Nepalese American Senior Community (NASC) in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

 

On Sunday September 02, 2008: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, East Coast EC member Mr. Ravi Pradhan, General Secretory Mr. Season Shrestha, EC member Mr. Jayambu Ranjit and Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar participated,”An Evening with the Legend” a dedicated program for Mr. Raja Ram Poudyal organized by “Team 8848” in Baltimore, Maryland. On behalf of NOA, President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha presented an appreciation certificate to Mr. Poudyal.

 

On Sunday September 14, 2008: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, First Vice President Mr. Ganesh Kayetha, Second Vice President Mr. Balaram Joshi, Secretory Mrs. Babita Shrestha, EC members Mr. Jayambu Ranjit and Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar participated the 8th Annual Summer Picnic hosted by Radiao Dovaan in Rockville,

Maryland.

 

On Sunday September 21, 2008: NOA held the first Executive Committee meeting at Pohic Regional Library, Burk, Virginia.

 

On Sunday October 11, 2008: NOA EC Member Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar and East Coast EC Member Mr. Ravi Pradhan participated in Annual Dashain and Tihar Mela, Joseph Paris, Baltimore, Maryland.

 

On Saturday October 18, 2008: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, First Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and Second Vice president attended the participated the Annual Dashain Tihar Mela organized by ANS in Arlington, Virginia.

 

On Sunday October 19, 2008: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the open house tea party reception hosted by the Embassy of Nepal in Washington, D.C.

 

On Saturday, October 25, 2008: NOA invited the general public for a rare session of talk program with Ven. Dhammavati Guruma and Ven. Monk Bhante Kondanya at Burk Center Liibrary in Burk, Virginia.

On Wednesday, October 29, 2008: NOALC organized Mha Puja Celebration at NOA President Mr. Rajesh and Mrs. Rohini Shrestha’s resident, Woodbridge, Viginia.

On Sunday November 02, 2008: NOA launched a successful Nepal Sambat 1129 program in Baltimore, Maryland

On Sunday November 08, 2008: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, First Vice President Mr. Ganesh Kayestha, Second Vice President Mr. Balaram Joshi, General Secretory Mr. Season Shrestha, Secretory Mrs. Babita Shrestha, EC Member Mr. Jayambu Ranjit, Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar, East Coast EC Member Mr. Ravi Pradhan, and NOALC Gurubaa Mr. Basav Rajopadhyaya participated in NPPA’s Annual Convention and General meeting, Shady Grove Middle School, Gaithersburg, Maryland.

On Saturday, November 22, 2008: NOA launched a successful Nepal Sambat 1129 program with guest of honor Janakavi Mr. Durga La Shrestha (Khobilu), special guest; a legendary Nepali artist Mr. Madan Krishna Shrestha at Kemp Mills Elementary School, Silver Spring Maryland.

On Sunday November 23, 2008: NOA held a meeting with Janakavi Mr. Durga Lal Shrestha, Legendary Artist Mr. Madan Krishna Shrestha, Mr. Aditya Man Shrestha, Pohic Regional Library, Burk, Virginia.



On Sunday, November 30, 2008: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the Farewell Program of Honorable Nepali Ambassador to United States of America Dr. Suresh Chandra Chalise, Sherwood regional Library, Alexandria, Virginia.



On Sunday January 04, 2009: NOA President Mr. rajesh Shrestha participated in the Lhochhar Celebration organized by Greater Washington Tamu(Gurung) Samaj, Baltimore, Maryland.

On Saturday January 17, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the third Anniversary Celebration of Vishwaparikrama, Arlington Central Library, Arlington, Virginia.

On Sunday January 25, 2009: NOA held its second Executive Committee meeting at Pohic Regional Library, Burk, Virginia

On Sunday February 15, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the Lhosar Celebration Organized by Tamang Society of Greater Washington (TSGW), Burk, Virginia.

On Sunday March 08, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the International Women’s Day organized by ANWA at Arlington Central Library, Arlington, Virginia.

On Sunday March 22, 2009: NOALC invited general public at NOALC open house meeting, City of Fairfax Regional Library, Fairfax, Virginia.

On Saturday April 18, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and Secretory Mrs. Babita Shrestha participated in the Ihi Ceremony organized by NPPA. Potomac, Maryland.

On Sunday April 19, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in a movie show “Jhankri” organized by Tamang Societ of Greater Washington (TSGW) at Lohmens Plaza, Arlington, Virginia.

On Sunday April 19, 2009: NOA held the third Executive Committee meeting at EC member Mr. Jayambu Ranjit‘s resident, Gaithersburg, Maryland.

On Friday April 24, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the Loktantra Diwas Celebration organized by Embassy of Nepal, Washington, D.C.

On Sunday April 26, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, General Secretory Mr. Season Shrestha and EC Member Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar participated in the New Year Sanjh 2066 organized by BANA., Baltimore, Maryland.

On Saturday, May 02, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated in the DC Tourism Exp/DC Passport Open House at Nepali Ambassador’s resident, Washington , D.C.

On Sunday May 03, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, NOALC Gurumas (teachers) and students participated the DC Tourism Exp/DC Passport. Guruma Mrs. Sunita Shrestha performed a Newar Dance at the event, Washington, D.C.

On Sunday May 17, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha joined spring clean up of new property of Nepal Educational and Cultural Center at Poolesville, MD organized by NECC.

On Sunday May 17, 2009: NOA held the fourth Executive Committee meeting at Wheaton Regional Library, Wheaton, Maryland.

Total 11 NOA Activities

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NOA’s  Activities from Sunday May 24, 2009 to May 29, 2010.

NOA EC meetings = 8

NOA Organized Major Activities = 10

Total NOA’s Activities = 57

 

1. Sunday May 24, 2009: NOA 8th Annual Convention and General Meeting at Potomac Community Center, Potomac Maryland. The Convention was a huge success. About 275 people attended the Event.

2. Thursday May 28, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated at the meeting at the Embassy of Nepal on the occasion of the Republican day of Nepal.

3. Saturday May 30, 2009: NOA organized Annapurna Classical Night at    Elementary School, Silver Spring, Maryland.

4. Thursday June 25, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated a warm farewell program dedicated to Second secretory Mr. Harishchandra Ghimire of Nepali Embassy and his wife Mrs. Shrijana Bhandari Ghimire and their children. at Arlington.

5. Monday June 28, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated Invitation for community meeting in Baltimore organized by BANA at Rosedale Public Library.

6. Sunday July 12, 2009: NOA held it’s 1st meeting for EC Members, Founding members, NOA advisors, Advisors to presidents and volunteers.

7. Sunday July 19, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated an invitation to join 196th Bhanu Jayantee Celebration organized by INLS, Washington, DC‏ held at Leesylvania State Park.

8. Sunday July 19, 2009: NOA General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha and NOA East Coast Chapter representative Mr. Ravi Pradhan participated the Summer Picnic organized by BANA in Baltomore.

9. Sunday July 26, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, EC member Mr. Jayambu Ranji and NOA’s cultural program Chairman/ NOALC Vice Chairman Mrs. Sunita Rajbhandari Shrestha participated the ANS’s Annual Summer Picinc and  award ceremony organized by ANS and Embassy of Nepal. NOA president received the award for NOA’s participation and  NOA’s cultural program Chairman/ NOALC Vice Chairman was also awarded for her participation at Passport DC Event organized by ANS and Embassy of Nepal at NECC property.

10. Sunday August 02, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Summer Picninc Organized by GWTS at Lake Faifax Park in Reston.

11. Saturday, August 22, 2009: NPPA and NOA organized 2nd Joint Summer Picnic at Wheaton Regional Park in Silver Spring, MD. The picnic was was a huge success, about 350 people participated the picnic.

12. Sunday August 02, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated the public meeting called by Nepali Actor MR. Saroj Khanal and singer Sunil Uprety for “The Eve Dashain 2066”.

13. Sunday, September 23, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the meeting for establishment new Nepali School in Baltimore area organized by BANA, a very successful program.

14. Sunday, August 30, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and EC member Mr. Roshan Shrestha participated the community meeting for late Mr. Pawaneswar Shrestha’s fund raising(“Pawaneswar Fund”)

15. Sunday, August 30, 2009: NOA held it’s  2nd EC Meeting at Pohic Bay Library in Burk.

16. Monday, September 07, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, Treasurer Mr. Eros Tuladhar, member Mr. Jayambu Ranjit and NOALC Chairman Mr. Ishwar Rajbhandari participated the funeral service of late Mr. Pawaneswar Shrestha.

17. Saturday, September 13, 2009: NOA launched a successful Nepal Bhasa Film VINTUNA at Cinema Art Theatre in Fairfax, Virginia. About 190 people enjoyed the show.

18. Saturday, September 19, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, 1st vice president Ganesh Kayestha, NOALC chairman Mr. Ishwar Rajbhandai, NOALC vice chairman Mrs. Sunita Shrestha and advisor to president Dr. Prajwol Joshi participated the Dashain Eve organized by Chautari Group at Oakton High School in Oakton on the Occasion of Dashain 2066.

19. Saturday, October 03, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, NOALC chairman Mr. Iswar Rajbhandari, NOALC Vice chairman Mrs. Sunita R. Shrestha, advisor to president Mr. Sugandha Tuladhar, founding member Mr. Hariman Shrestha and Mr. Shyam Lal Shrestha, NOALC Gurumas Mrs. Pramila Rajbhandari, Anju Tuladhar and Ishwari Tuladhar, NOALC students Rosie Shrestha, Monique Rajbhandari, Syona Tuladhar, Ronit Tuladhar, Shlesha Shrestha and Sakchhi Tuladhar participated on Grand Cultural Rally on the occasion of 100th Anniversary of Mahakavi Laxmi Prasad Devkota Celebration organized by INLS in Washington .D.C.

20. Saturday, October 03, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and advisor to president Dr. Maheswhor Baidya attended an invitation to the Open HouseTea Party organized by Embassy of Nepal on the occasion of Bada Dashain and Tihar 2066.

21. Sunday, October 4, 2009: NOA General Secretory Mr. Season Shrestha, NOA North Region representative Mr. Ravi Pradhan and member Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar participated the “Dashain Tihar Subhakamana Saanjh 2066” organized by BANA.

22. Sunday, October 4, 2009: NOA held a meeting to deliver a check for “Pawaneswar Fund” to Mrs. Sunita R Shrestha at Pohic Regional Library in Burk. The fund raising program was very successful, a record in NOA history.

23. Sunday, October 11, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, second vice president Mr. Balaram Joshi, member Mr. Jayambu Ranji, advisor to president Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar, NOA cultural program Chairman Mrs. Sunita R. Shrestha, NOALC Gurumas Mrs. Rohini Shrestha and Mrs. Pramila Rajbhandari  and NOALC students Rosie Shrestha, Monique Shrestha, Syona Shrestha, Shlesha Shrestha, Lasata Tuladhar and Sakchhi Tuladhar participated Dashain Tihar Mela organized by ANS. NOALC students Rosie Shrestha, Monique Shrestha, Syona Shrestha, Shlesha Shrestha, Lasata Tuladhar and Sakchhi Tuladhar performed a Newah dance(“Lhon Daya Khaun Daya”) in the cultural program which was appreciated by all Nepalese community.

24. Sunday, November 18, 2009: NOALC celebrated its 4th Mha Puja 1130NS at NOA’s president Mr. Rajesh Shresth and Mrs. Rohini Shrestha’s resident for the 3rd time. The event was very successful, about 102 adults and children performed Mha Puja. Traditional Laptey Bjoya (dinner served on traditional leaf plates) was served followed by Mha Puja. This year Newah Priest Mr. Basav Rajopadhyay did 20 minutes live presentation about the meaning of Mha Puja to children to make our Mha Puja tradition alive. Also Ven. Bhante Ananda participated the occation. The event was published in news papers like Shaydhya Times and Sagarmatha TV.

25. Saturday, October 24, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and Secretary  Mrs. Babita Shrestha participated NPPA’s Annual General Meeting and 18th Anniversary .

26. Sunday, October 25, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, EC member Mr. Roshan Shrestha and Mr. Shreejan Tuladhar participated Nepal Sambat 1130 organized by “ Baltimore Newah Community”. NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha explained NOA’s mission of statement along with NOA’s achievement during past 12 months.

27. Sunday, November 01, 2009: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the fund raising  meeting of NECC at Sherwood Lane Library in Alexandria.

28. Sunday, November 01, 2009: NOA held it’s 3rd EC meeting at NOA’s vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and Mrs. Hari Baba Kayestha’s resident.

29. Saturday, November 14, 2009: NOA celebrated Nepal Sambat 1130 at Kemp Mill Elementary School at Silver Spring. About 250 attendees  participated the event and enjoyed program and Newah Samay Bajee dinner.

30. Sunday, November 22, 2009: NOA East Coast representative Mr. Ravi Pradhan participated the welcome ceremony for newly appointed Nepali Embassador Dr. Shankar Sharma in Baltimore, the welcome ceremony was organized by BANA

31. Sunday, November 29, 2009:  NOA held it’s 4th Executive committee meeting at the Wheaton Regional Library, 11701 Georgia Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902

32. Sunday, December 6, 2009: NOA General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha  and EC Member Mr. Shreejan Tamrakar participated the International Human Rights day-2009 Celebration organized by HURON, US, at Kathmandu Kitchen Restaurant in Towson, Baltimore.

33. Suday, December 13, 2009: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, 1st Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and 2nd Vice President Mr. Balaram Joshi participated the welcome ceremony for the newly appointed Embassador of Nepal Dr. Shankar Sharma, the welcome ceremony was organized by ANS.

34. Sunday January 03, 2010 NOA held it’s 5th Executive committee meeting at NOA”s 2n Vice President Mr. Balaram Joshi’s resident.

35. Sunday January 10, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the honorary program for literateur Krishna Prasad Parajuli organized by INLS, D.C. at Arlington Regional Library.

36. Sunday January 17, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated Passport D.C. 2010 Meeting Organized by Embassy of Nepal and ANS at Ambassador’s resident in Washington, D.C.

37. Sunday January 17, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated LHOCHAAR celebration organized by Greater Washington Tamu Samaj(GWTS) in Fairfax.

38. Sunday January 24, 2010: NOA held it’s 6th Executive committee meeting at NOA”s President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha’s resident.

39. Wednesday Frebruary 03, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated Passport D.C. 2010 Meeting Organized by Embassy of Nepal and ANS at Lincoln Theatre in Washington, D.C.

40. Sunday February 21, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and 1st vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha participated Democracy Day celebration organized by Embassy of Nepal at Ambassador’s resident in Washinton, D.C.

41. Friday February 26, 2010: NOA General secretary Mr. Season Shrestha visited Jagat Sundar Bwonekuthi School’s principal Mrs. Maya Manandhar.

42. Saturday March 06, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and treasurer Mr. Eros Tuldhar participated Newar Buddhist Ritual performance(auspicious Tara Puja) organized by Dr. Dina Bangdel and Dr. Naresh Man Bajracharya at VCU.

43. Saturday March 27, 2010: NOA presented NEPALFEST-3 Live in concert with Legendary singer Mr. Prakash Shrestha and former lead vocalist and guitarist Mr. Phiroj Shyangden supported by Sansara band. NOA always supportive singer Mr. Sanjeep Pradhan, Sarishma Pradhan, Shreejan Tamrakar, Saroj Dutta and  local Mirage Band also performed at the event.

44. Saturday April 10, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Nepali New Year Celebration picnic organized by Dharan America Samaj at Reston Regional Park.

45. Sunday April 11, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated Passport D.C. 2010 Meeting Organized by Embassy of Nepal and ANS at the Embassy of Nepal in Washington, D.C.

46. Thurday April 15, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated Passport D.C. 2010 Meeting Organized by Embassy of Nepal and ANS at Americal University in Washington, D.C.

47. Friday, April 23, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated Lok tantra Diwas organized by Embassy of Nepal at Ambassador’s resident in Washinton, D.C.

48. Sunday April 25, 2010: NOA held it’s 7th Executive committee meeting at Wheaton Regional Library.

49. Sunday April 25, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and  NOA Baltimore Chapter Chairman Mr. Ravi Pradhan Nepali New Year Celebration organized by BANA at St. Joseph Church in Baltimore.

50. Thursday, April 29, 2010: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on cultural program and arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by Macy for Passport D.C. event at MACY Store in Washington, D.C. G Street. It was a very successful event. NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and NOA volunteer Mr. Puskar Prajapati volunteered at the event. Mr. Yagya Man Shrestha and Ms. Aayusha Khanal represented NOA at the cultural program. There were about 400 passer by audiences.

51. Saturday May 01, 2010: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha, volunteers Ms.Puja Shrestha, Mr. Puskar Prjapati and Ruby Shrestha participated Passport D.C program at Ambassador’s resident in Washington, D.C. About 2300 visitors showed up for the event.

52. Sunday May 02, 2010: NOA organized Karunamaya (Machhindranath) Puja at Hare Krishna Temple in Potomac, Maryland. About 200 attendees were present.

53. Saturday May 08, 2010: NOA President participated a Meeting called by Dharan America Samaj to establish Chhalphal Nepal, an intellectual platform for Nepalese diaspora to freely discuss, share experiences, generate ideas, make policies and developmental plans for Nepal and Nepalese with a collective effort..

54. Saturday May 08, 2010: NOA President participated Ramailo Sanjh (Award ceremony for Mr. Basanta Shrestha) organized by Academy Nepali Liturature of North America at Bryant Alternative High School in Alexandria.

55. Saturday May 09, 2010: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on the cultural program and arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha, volunteers Ms.Puja Shrestha, Mr. Puskar Prjapati and Ruby Shrestha participated the event at Greensberg Threatre, American university. Mr. Nadeem Maharjan and Ms. Sweta Shrestha represented NOA at the cultural program.

56. Saunday May 16, 2010: Sunday April 25, 2010: NOA held it’s 8th Executive committee meeting at Wheaton Regional Library.

57. Saturaday May 22, 2011: : NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on the cultural program and arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by National Asian Heritage Festival, Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha and volunteers Ms.Puja Shrestha participated at the event at Pensylvenia Ave in Washington, D.C.

Total 10 NOA Activ.ities


 

 

 

NOA’s Activities From 05-31-2010 through 05-29-2011

NOA EC meetings = 5

NOA Organized Major Activities = 16

Total NOA’s Activities = 61

  1. Sunday May 30, 2010: NOA 9th Annual Convention and General Meeting at Potomac Community Center, Potomac Maryland. The Convention was a huge success. About 275 people attended the Event.
  2. Tuesday June 01, 2010: NOA 1st Vice President Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and General Scretary Mr. Season Shrestha participated the welcome reception to Dr. Upendra Mahato.
  3. Sunday June 20, 2010: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on arts, crafts and artifacts show at the SunFest 2010 Festival in Silver Spring, MD NOA president Rajesh Shrestha, volunteers Mrs. Rohini Shrestha, Ms.Puja Shrestha, Ruby Shrestha and Rosie Shrestha participated and volunteered in the event.
  4. Friday, July 02, 2010: NOA's President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha visits Jagat Sundar Bwonekuthi School in Kathmandu, Nepal to deliver NOA scholarship fund for 10 students.
  5. Thursday, July 08, 2010: NOA's President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha visits Jagat Sundar Bwonekuthi School to attend the meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal regarding making JSB a +2.
  6. Monday, July 12, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated a meeting with HAS production group at Flcha at Babar Mahal.
  7. Sunday July 25, 2010: NOA organized a successful Group Kayeta Puja(Bratabandha) at the Greater Baltimore Temple, 2909 Bloom Road, Finksburg, Maryland 21048.
  8. Saturday August 7, 2010: NOA organized 3rh joint Summer Picnic 2010 with NPPA at Wheaton Regional Park, MD.
  9. Sunday August 08, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the meeting organized by 6 other Nepalese organization in DC for “NAMASTE AMERICA Live in Concert”
  10. Thursday August 12, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the conference call organized by 8 other Nepalese organization in DC for “NAMASTE AMERICA Live in Concert”
  11. Tuesday August 12, 2010: NOA along with 6 other organizations organized welcome event “for “TITO SATYA & MUSICAL NIGHT” group at Mr. Ram P. Khanal’s resident.
  12. Saturday August 14, 2010: NOA along with other 6 organizations organize “NAMASTE AMERICA Live in Concert” at JEB Stuart High School in Falls Church.
  13. Saturday August 14, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, 1st Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha and executive committee member Mr. Jayambu Ranji participated the 1st Nepalese Health fare organized by ANWA at Walter Reed Community Center in Arlington.
  14. Sunday August 22, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the “Chautari” meeting organized by Dharan America Society.
  15. Saturday August 29, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, 1st Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha, Secretary Mrs. Babita Shrestha and EC member Mr. Jayambu Ranji participated the Napali American society Annual convention(NASC) in German Town, MD.
  16. Saturday September 04, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the meeting organized by 8 other Nepalese organization in DC for “TITO SATYA & MUSICAL NIGHT”  at Arlington regional library.
  17. Sunday September 05, 2010: NOA holds 1st EC Meeting at Wheaton Regional Library.
  18. Sunday September 07, 2010: NOA General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha participated Annual BANA summer picnic in Baltimore.
  19. Thursday  September 16, 2010: NOA president participated the conference call organized by 8 other Nepalese organizations in DC for “TITO SATYA & MUSICAL NIGHT” .
  20. Saturday September 18, 2010: NOA along with other 6 organizations organize “TITO SATYA & MUSICAL NIGHT”  at JEB Stuart High School in Falls Church.
  21. Saturday September 18, 2010: NOALC Students participated at the cultural program at “TITO SATYA & MUSICAL NIGHT” event  at JEB Stuart High School in Falls Church.
  22. Sunday September 19, 2010: NOA 1st Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha, 2nd Vice President Mr. Balaram Joshi and EC member Mr. Jayabu Ranjit participated Radio Dovaan’s 10th Annual Summer Picnic event Gaithersburg, MD.
  23. Saturday October 02, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated NECC 10th Anniversary Celebration at Pashupati-Buddha Temple in Lanham.
  24. Saturday October 02, 2010: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha Participated 11th Anniversary Celebration of NECC at Nepali Temple in Lanham, MD.
  25. Saturaday October 30, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, founding member Shyam Lal Shrestha partipated the Dashain Tea-Party organized by embassy of Nepal in Washintong, D.c.
  26. Saturday October 10, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajsh Shrestha, NOA 2nd Vice president Mr. Balaram Joshi, Treasurer Mr. Eros Tuladhar participated the Dashain Eve Progeam organized by the United Nepal.
  27. Saturday October 31, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the ANS Annual Dashain Mela and the ANS election in Bellsville, MD.
  28. Thursday November 04, 2010: NOALC Students participates at the Dashain and Tihar Program organized by the Embassy of Nepal.
  29. Saturday November 06, 2010: NOALC organized Annual Mha Puja 2010 at NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha’s resident.
  30. Saturday November 13, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha, Vice president Mr. Ganesh Kayestha, Baltimore chapter chairman Mr. Ravi Pradhan, General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha, Secretary Babnita Shrestha and EC member Mr. Jayambu Ranji participated NPPA’s Annual 19th convention in Gaithersburg, MD
  31. Sunday November 14, 2010: Baltimore chapter chairman Mr. Ravi Pradhan, and General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha, participated inauguration of Global Nepal in Baltimore, MD.
  32. Sunday November 14, 2010: NOA holds 2nd EC Meeting at Wheaton Regional Library.
  33. Sunday November 21, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the bi-monthly meeting organized by “Sajha Munch”goup at Arlington Regional Library, VA.
  34. Saturday November 27, 2010: NOA organized its 9th Annual Nepal Sambat Celebration commemorating national Hero, “Shankhadhar Sakhwa” at Kemp Mill elementary School, Silver Spring MD.
  35. Sunday November 28, 2010: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the handover meeting for newly elected ANS executive committee at Reston Rigional Library, VA.
  36. Sunday, December 19, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the event to celebrate the swimming Olympian late Chitra Bahadur Gurung’s life organized by ANS and GWTS at Centreville regional library, VA.
  37. Sunday, January 16, 2011: NOA General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha participated the Lhochhar Festival celebration organized by GWTS in Belair Road, Nottingham, MD
  38. Sunday, February 06, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the “Invitation to attend Workshop on Financial AID” organized by ANWA at Arlington Central Library, VA.
  39. Thursday February 17, 2011: NOA President Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Democracy Day Celebration organized by Embassy of Nepal at Ambassador’s resident in Washington, DC.
  40. Sunday February 20, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Lochhar Celebration 2011 organized by Tamang Society of Greater Washington (TSGW) in Burk, VA.
  41. Saturday March 06, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated Nepal Visit year 2011 organized by Embassy of Nepal in Washington, D.C
  42. Sunday March 07, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated 100th Woman’s Day celebration organized by ANWA at Arlington Central library in Arlington, VA.
  43. Sunday March 07, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated screening of “Tears of War” organized by Sajha Munch at Arlington Central library in Arlington, VA.
  44. Monday 08 through Thursday March 31, 2011: NOA displayed the arts, crafts and artifacts at City of Fairfax Central Library in Fairfax, VA
  45. Sunday March 13, 2011: holds 3rd EC meeting at Mr. and Mrs. Jayambu Ranji’s resident in Rockville, MD.
  46. Friday April, 08, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the the fifth annual south Asian studies association conference to honor Dr. Joseph M. Dye, III, Curator of South Asian and Islamic at VCU, Richmond.
  47. Sunday April 10, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Capacity Building in Nepal’s Development organized by NRN at Waterford, Springfield, VA.
  48. Sunday, April 10, 2011: NOA successfully presented second Nepal Bhasa Film “MAYA” at Cinema Art Theater in Fairfax,Virgina.
  49. Saturday April 16, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the Nepali New year 2068 event organized by ANS at Beltsville, MD
  50. Sunday April 17, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha and second vice president Mr. Balaram Joshi participated the New Year 2068 Program organized by ANS at NECC new Nepali Temple site in Beallsville, MD
  51. Thursday April 21, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the meeting called for Passport DC 2011 event by Embassy of Nepal at Embassy of Nepal, Washington D.C.
  52. Friday April 22, 2011: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the 5th Lok Tantra Diwas at the Ambassador’s resident Washington. D.C.
  53. Saturday April 24, 2011: NOA president participated the award ceremony for CNN hero Ms. Anuradha Koirala at Waterford, Springfield, VA
  54. Saturday May 07, 2010: NOA president Mr. Rajesh Shrestha participated the IHI ceremony organized by NPPA at Hare Krishna Temple, Potomac, MD.
  55. Sunday May 08, 2011: NOA General Secretary Mr. Season Shrestha and Baltimore Chapter Chairman Mr. Ravi Pradhan pasrticipated the Nepali new year celebration organized by BANA in Baltimore, MD.
  56. Saturday May 14, 2011: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha, volunteers Mrs. Rohini Shrestha, Ms.Puja Shrestha, Mr. Puskar Prjapati and Ruby Shrestha participated Passport D.C program at Ambassador’s resident in Washington, D.C. About 2300 visitors showed up for the event.
  57. Saturday May 15, 2011: NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on  the cultural program and arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha, volunteers Mrs. Rohini Shrestha, Ms.Puja Shrestha, Mr. Puskar Prjapati and Ruby Shrestha participated the event at Greensberg Threatre, American university. Mr. Nadeem Maharjan and Ms. Sweta Shrestha represented NOA at the cultural program.
  58. Saturaday May 21, 2011:  NOA organized and coordinated with Embassy of Nepal to participate on the cultural program and arts, crafts and artifacts show organized by National Asian Heritage Festival, Passport D.C. NOA president Rajesh Shrestha and volunteers Ms.Puja Shrestha participated at the event at Pensylvenia Ave in Washington, D.C.

59. Sunday May 22, 2011:  NOA hold’s it 4th EC Meeting at Shangri-La Restaurant in Bethesda, MD.

  1. Sunday May 22, 2011: NOA organized an appreciation luncheon program to honor NOA  Founding members, Life members and Coordinators at Shangri-la Restaurant in Bethesda, MD
  2. Sunday May 29, 2011: NOA organizes its 10th Annual Convention and General Meeting at Potomac Community Center,  Potomac, MD.

Total NOA Major Activites for June 2010 through May 2011 = 17

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NOA Activities during 01 June, 2008 through  29 May, 2011

NOA Organized Activities June 2010 through May 2011 = 17

NOA Organized Activities June 2009 through May 2010 = 10

NOA Organized Activities June 2008 through May 2009 = 11

Total NOA Organized Activities in 3 years (June 2008 through May 2011) = 38

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Total  NOA  Participated (including its own) Activities June 2010 through May 2011  = 61

Total  NOA  Participated (including its own) Activities June 2009 through May 2010  = 56

Total  NOA  Participated (including its own) Activities June 2008 through May 2009  = 37

Total NOA Participated (including its own) Activities in 3 years (June 2008 through May 2011) = 154

NOA Executive Committee Meetings June 2010 through May 2011 = 4

NOA Executive Committee Meetings June 2009 through May 2010 = 8

NOA Executive Committee Meetings June 2008 through May 2009 = 5

Total NOA EC Meetings in 3 years (June 2008 through May 2011) = 19

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