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Marathi Shala - Sep 2015

OMM is proud to announce a new initiative - Marathi Shala, in association with BMM (Brihan Maharashtra Mandal). The goal here is to teach and promote Marathi language and culture to everyone who is interested. We are now actively seeking volunteers and enrolling students. If you are interested, then please contact our OMM committee member Bakul Pathak at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for further details. Bakul will be overseeing this initiative.

 

Some background - 

BMM started this project back in 2007. The curriculum was developed with the help of "The International Language Learning Program" of Toronto, Canada and is approved by Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune. Certification exams are being conducted through Bharati Vidyapeeth since 2011. 

Further details - 

  • The Shala is open for all (ages 5 and above).
  • The Shala will align with the start of the school year, plan is to begin this year starting in Sept. 2015, with classes held every weekend. 
  • The Shala will be following a curriculum based teaching program and will provide an opportunity to get certification through Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune. 
  • What does curriculum/syllabus include? OMM will charge a nominal fee per student. The fee structure and other details shall be announced later.  
    • Spoken Marathi - for everyday use
    • Reading and Writing in Marathi
    • Grammar
    • Numbers
    • Plus focus on cultural aspects such as Shlokas, songs, poems and festivals.

We are very excited to undertake this initiative. If you are interested in volunteering or enrolling then please contact Bakul Pathak at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for further details.