Welcome to Calgary Marathi Association

Welcome to Calgary Marathi Association

कॅल्गरी मराठी असोसिएशन आपले स्वागत करीत आहे.

Over the last 37 plus years, Calgary Marathi Association(CMA) is running successfully as a non-profit organization with your support and thousands of volunteering hours.

We are an organization that provides a wide variety of opportunities beyond a social and cultural platform to everyone.

As, a responsible community organization, we believe in giving back to the community and society at large.

To become a member, click here.

CMA Marathi Shaala 2021 Registration Open

Valid 2020/2021 membership and login is required.

 

Recently concluded event

CMA Food Drive

8th May 2021

 

Calgary Marathi Association in partnership with Calgary Food Bank and support from Gujarathi Mandal kicked off its Food Bank Drive this Maharashtra Diwas i. e. 1st May 2021.

We would like to thank all the volunteers who came out in support of this event, followed all the protocols and dropped food bank bags at more than 8000 houses in the Shawnee-Evergreen and neighbouring communities.

The result was a whopping 10000 Lbs of food collected for the Calgary Food Bank.

Check out the thank you note from our Chairman, Board of Trustees and Director, Youth Committee!

YouTube link

https://www.facebook.com/cmacalgary/

Book your 2021 calendar

  • Samadhan Senior’s Summer Picnic
  • Youth Club Hike and Biking
  • Camping  – July 
  • Ganesh Festival – August/ September 
  • Garba & Dandia Night Event – October 
  • Diwali Night – November
  • AGM (Annual General Meeting) – December 

Completed events:

Note: Please click on the event names to watch the related videos.

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About Us
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CMA Youth group
Samadhan Senior Club

Marathi School
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Our Vision

  • “As a forward-thinking and socially responsible group, our vision is to work together to preserve, promote, and enhance our culture, heritage and religion.
  • We aspire to strengthen our community as a whole and to promote multiculturalism and inclusiveness for all generations to come”

Our Mission

  • Uphold and encourage our values, heritage, and culture through the celebration of our customs and traditions for generations to come.
  • To support the spirit of Multiculturalism in Canada and invite other Canadians to participate in our community
  • To bring all persons interested in the Marathi language and/or others interested in the promotion of the Marathi language.
  • To support relief of poverty through community service and by arranging various charitable and educational activities.

CMA Family Camping Event

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More about Marathi language
Marathi (मराठी) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by the Marathi people of western and central India. It is the official language of the state of Maharashtra.

There are over 68 million fluent speakers worldwide. Marathi has the fourth-largest number of native speakers in India and is the fifteenth most spoken language in the world.

Marathi has some of the oldest literature of all modern Indo-Aryan languages, dating from about 1000 AD.