Connecticut Maharashtra Mandal (CTMM) shall be a non-profit organization registered in the state of Connecticut and organized under IRS section 501(C)(7) and shall have the following objectives:

  1. To initiate literary, educational, cultural, and spiritual activities, which without limiting the generality thereof include promotion of various activities, such as music, dance and theatre, related to the culture, traditions and the language of the state of Maharashtra, India. These activities could be in coordination with Brihan Maharashtra Mandal of North America
  2. To help members of the Maharashtrian (also known as Marathi) community.
  3. To facilitate instilling the Maharashtrian culture, tradition and Marathi language into the younger generation of Maharashtrians.
  4. To integrate Marathi community with the Connecticut community and to communicate with other community based organizations, in a constructive way.

CTMM is celebrating its 10th year. An exciting Ganpati and Diwali events are being planned.

Please reach out to us at ctmmkarya@ctmm.org


CTMMs strength, its assets is “YOU” – the people. The organization functions primarily from the contributions you provide. Costs to CTMM can be broken down into following categories:

  1. Fixed Costs: These are the costs incurred to keep CTMM as a registered non-profit organization in the state. These costs are: Insurance (required CTMMs ownership when CTMM hosts events), Communication and Distributions (email blasts primarily, website hosting nominal), CT.gov registration charges and so on
  2. Semi-Fixed Costs: These are the costs CTMM incurs for you e.g. Shala, Gajra and so on
  3. Event Costs: These are the costs to host the event: venue, artist cost, food etc.

All the above brought together decides the total expense for CTMM as an organization.

As revenue, the sources are simple: contributions from you as a family and donations or sponsorship.


Various Membership Packages are as below:

Family30.00 USDCTMM Annual Family membership (expires 12/31/19)
Single/Couple20.00 USDSingle person or Couple without kids
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.


Events & Talents


         Planned Programs
CTMM Event Date
CTMM and Kalavaibhav: Babuji ani Mi and Rahul Deshpande Saturday 9/21 and Saturday 10/5
CTMM Gappa Goshti Friday 9/27
CTMM Diwali Dhamaka Saturday 11/16



Dear Members,

CTMM Marathi Shala is pleased to announce the commencement of the 2019-2020 academic year.

The Shala is open to all active members of the CTMM community (requires payment of family membership for 2019 and renewal of the membership for 2019).

The students should be at least 6 years of age by October 1, 2019 to enroll in Marathi Shala.

The Shala is operated from three branch locations of Danbury, Milford and South Windsor and the teachers are –

Nitin Korgaonkar, Sneha Korgaonkar, Radhika Parmanand, Santosh Parmanand, Nupur Kulkarni, Deepam Thawali

You may contact your local school teacher regarding the exact start date of the Shala for your location or send an email to shala@ctmm.org for details.

The annual Shala fees for 2020-2021 are:

1. $75/- for new students and

2. $55/- for returning students

Parents will be asked to print out the BMM e-book for their children; additional handouts, as required, will be provided by the teachers.

Please email shala@ctmm.org for any queries or if you would like to volunteer at your local branch of the Shala.


CTMM Karyakari Mandal

Shala Enrollment 

New Students75.00 USDNew Enrolling Students.
Returning Students55.00 USDReturning Students
Teacher's Kids25.00 USDTeacher's children who are students
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.


CTMM would like to hear from you always. We firmly believe that ideation and innovation comes from grass roots. Help us make CTMM a better for all.

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