Asian Paints Sharad Shamman oldest and prestigious award Durga Puja
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman is an excellence award given to the best decorated Durga Puja Pandal in Kolkata during the festival in October. Since its inception in 1985, Asian Paints Sharad Shamman has been heralded as the true achievement for excellence in decorating the abodes for Goddess Durga. As time has progressed there have been numerous awards being given by many other companies for creative excellence, but still Asian Paints Sharad Shamman is considered the most important award and the rightful judgement for excellence. It is a trend setter for all the later awards.
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2016
The list winners of Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2016.
Shresthho Puja (Best Puja)
Chetla Agrani Club
Behala Nutan Dal
Naktala Udayan Sangha
Bochhorer Bismoy (Discovery of the Year)
66 Pally Club
State Bank Park Sarbojonin Durgotsob
Shresthho Protima Shilpi (Best Artisan)
Bishesh Shamman (Special Jury Award)
Shibmandir Sarbojanin Durgotsab Samiti
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman last 12 shortlisted Durga Pujas are:
Tala Barowari (Banomali Chatterjee Street, Tala)
Kashi Bose Lane Durga Puja Committee (Kashi Bose Lane, Kid Park)
Santoshpur Avenue South Pallymangal Samity (Avenue South, Santoshpur)
State Bank Park Sarbojanin Durgotsob (State Bank Park, Panchanantala)
Behala Friends (Roynagar Math, Behala)
Behala Nutan Dal (Sashibhusan Mukherjee Road, Behala)
Chetla Agrani Club (Peary Mohan Roy Road, Chetla)
66 Pally Club (Nepal Bhattacharjee Street)
Shibmandir Sarbojanin Durgotsab Samiti (Lake Temple Road)
Tridhara Akalbodhan (Manoharpukur Road)
95 Pally Sarbojanin Durgotsab (Rahim Ostagar Road)
Naktala Udayan Sangha (Naktala)
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2015
Chetla Agrani Club – Shreshthho Puja (Best Puja)
Selimpur Pally Sports and Recreation Club – Shreshthho Puja (Best Puja)
Suruchi Sangha – Shreshthho Puja (Best Puja)
Artisan of the year 2015
Tala Barwari – Shreshthho Protima Shilpi – (Theme and Idol Artist : Subrata Banerjee)
Discovery of the Year 2015
Behala Natun Dal – Bochhorer Bismoy (Discovery of the Year 2015)
Behala Friends – Bochhorer Bismoy
Here is list of verified Durga Puja Pandels 2015 – Click Here
Selimpur Pally Sports and Recreation Club Durga Photo
Chetla Agrani Durga Puja 2015
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2014
Sreshtho Pujo – Best Puja
Behala Buroshibtala Janakalyan Sangha
Kankurgachi Jubak Brinda Sarbojanin Durgotsav
Discovery of the Year
Best Pratima Shilpi – Artisan of the year
Gouranga Kuila for Abasar Sarbojanin Durgotsav
Best Pratima Discovery Emerging new Artist
Kanchi Pal for Kalighat Nepal Bhattarcharjee Street Club
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2014 last round ten shortlisted Pujas :-
1) Ultadanga Pallyshree
2) Suruchi Sangha (New Alipore)
3) Adarshapally Sarbojanin Durgotsab (Behala)
4) Tridhara Sammilani (Manoharpukur)
5) Behala Buroshibtala Janakalyan Sangha
6) Kankurgachi Jubak Brinda Sarbojanin Durgotsav
7) Dum Dum Park Tarun Dal
8) Dum Dum Park Tarun Sangha
9) Abasar Sarbojanin Durgotsav (Bhawanipur)
10) Netaji Jatiya Sevadal (Ranikuthhi)
Also the 2 shortlist for Best Pratima (Discovery – emerging new artist) are :-
1) Kalighat Nepal Bhattacharjee Street Club
2) Beliaghata 33 No. Pallibashi Brinda
Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2014
Shreshthho Puja 2013
Bachhorer Bishmoy –
Shreshthho Protima Shilpi –
Naba Paul for New Alipore Suruchi Sangha
Shreshthho Protima Shilpi – Bachhorer Bishmoy –
ARUN PAUL for HINDUSTHAN PARK SARBOJANIN DURGOTSAB COMMITTEE
Twelve 12 shortlisted pujas for Asian Paints Sharad Shamman 2013
- VIVEKANANDA PARK ATHLETIC CLUB,
2. ULTADANGA SANGRAMI,
3. TRIDHARA SAMMILANI,
4. TALA BAROWARI,
5. SURUCHI SANGHA,
6. RAJDANGA NABA UDAY SANGHA,
7. NAKTALA UDAYAN SANGHA,
8. KASHI BOSE LANE,
9. HATIBAGAN NABIN PALLY,
10.BENGAL UNITED CLUB,
11. BARISHA TARUN TIRTHA,
12. BARISHA CLUB.
Two 2 shortlisted Pratimas for Shreshtha Protima Shilpi – Bachhorer Bishmoy:
- Hindustan Park Protima,
- Santoshpur Trikon park Protima.
Finalist will updated Soon
Asian Paints Award Categories
3 Best Puja
These will be chosen from the 12 shortlisted pujas.
The puja might or might not be an Asian Paints Sharad Shamman winner under any category , in the previous years.
1 Discovery of the year
Best puja among those which never won the Asian Paints Sharad Shamman Award under any category , in the previous years.
This will be chosen from the 12 shortlisted pujas.
1 Best Pratima Shilpi – Artisan of the year
This will be chosen basis the idol of the 12 shortlisted pujas.
The puja might or might not be an Asian Paints Sharad Shamman winner under any category, in the previous years.
1 Best Pratima Discovery Emerging new Artist*
This will be chosen from the additional 2 shortlisted pujas – over and above the 12 pujas shortlisted.
Judges will not visit these 2 pujas on the judgement night. The winner will be decided from the photos of the idols previously clicked by our professional photographer.
The award will be given to a new artisan of Idol , who has never won any Asian Paints Sharad Shamman winner under any category , in the previous years.
The puja associated with this artisan must also be a puja which has never won any Asian Paints Sharad Shamman winner under any category , in the previous years.