Navratri 2017

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Navaratri 2017



Gujarati Samaj Annual Picnic 2017

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About Us

Welcome to the official site of the Gujarati Samaj of Capital District, a cultural, charitable, and educational non-profit organization based in Albany, NY. We are here to co-ordinate local Gujarati community activities. Please feel free to join the team and send suggestions.

The purpose of the Gujarati Samaj is to:

  • Maintain, enhance, understand, and appreciate Gujarati culture and language;
  • Preserve Gujarati heritage by celebrating various Gujarati holidays;
  • Encourage friendship among members with entertainment and sporting events; and educate youth about Gujarati customs.
  • To promote these goals, the Samaj holds many events, including Navratri, Chopda Pujan, Annakut, Picnics, and other events.


We have following participating stores that provides discounts to Gujarati Samaj members

  • Parivas -- 5% Discount on Groceries and Food
  • Indian Bazaar - 5% Discount on Groceries
  • Duniya Supermarket & Grill - 5% Discount on Groceries and Food

Management Team:

  • Chairman: Manoj Ajmera
  • Vice-Chairman: Manoj Shah
  • Treasurer: Arjun Patel
  • Secretary: Kurtish Dharia