Event Calendar


 

Overnight Sky Observation Program

 

 

Aug
27
Sat
2016
Lecture-Star called Sun @ Ruia College
Aug 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Part of Certification Course. Lecture-1

Nov
5
Sat
2016
Sky Observation – English @ Saguna Baug
Nov 5 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 6 @ 5:30 am
Sky Observation - English @ Saguna Baug | Neral | Maharashtra | India

This Diwali Special program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

 

Date: Saturday 5 November 2016.

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

 

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

 

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

 

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

 

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

 

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

 

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

 

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

 

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

 

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 04 Nov. 2016 (Friday) before the day of the program.

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on Saturday till 11 am on the day of the program.

6) No refunds for program coupons after 11 am on the day of program.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done before 11 am on the day of program.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after 11 am on the day of the program.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Nov
26
Sat
2016
Sky Observation – English @ Saguna Baug
Nov 26 @ 7:00 pm – Nov 27 @ 4:30 am
Sky Observation - English @ Saguna Baug | Neral | Maharashtra | India

Glad to announce 2nd overnight programme of 4th Season at Neral on 26th November 2016.

The program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

 

Date: Saturday 26th November 2016.

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

 

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

 

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

 

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

 

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

 

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

 

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

 

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

 

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

 

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 04 Nov. 2016 (Friday) before the day of the program.

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on Saturday till 11 am on the day of the program.

6) No refunds for program coupons after 11 am on the day of program.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done before 11 am on the day of program.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after 11 am on the day of the program.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Dec
24
Sat
2016
Sky Observation – English @ Saguna Baug
Dec 24 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 25 @ 4:30 am
Sky Observation - English @ Saguna Baug | Neral | Maharashtra | India

Glad to announce next overnight programme of Season at Neral on 28th January 2017

The program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

Date: Saturday 28th January 2017

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

For Booking: http://www.meraevents.com/event/khagol-mandal-sky-show-on-28-january-2017

 

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

 

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

 

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

 

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

 

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

 

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

 

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

 

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

 

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 22 December 2016 (Thursday).

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done on  or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Jan
28
Sat
2017
Sky Observation – 28th January 2017 @ Nerul
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 29 @ 4:30 am

Glad to announce next overnight programme of Season at Neral on 28th January 2017

The program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

Date: Saturday 28th January 2017

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

For Booking: http://www.meraevents.com/event/khagol-mandal-sky-show-on-28-january-2017

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 22 December 2016 (Thursday).

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done on  or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Feb
25
Sat
2017
Sky Observation – 25th Feb 2017 @ Neral
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 26 @ 4:30 am

Glad to announce next overnight programme of Season at Neral on 25th Feb 2017

The program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

Date: Saturday 25th Feb. 2017

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

For Booking: SOLD OUT

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 22 December 2016 (Thursday).

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done on  or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Mar
25
Sat
2017
Sky Observation – 25th March 2017 @ Saguna Baug, Neral
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 26 @ 4:30 am

Glad to announce next overnight programme of Season at Neral on 25th March 2017

The program starts at 7.00 pm (IST) in the evening and runs up to 4.30 am (IST) next morning. The general outline of the programme is as follows:

Date: Saturday 25th March 2017

Language of Instructions: ENGLISH

VENUE: Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral

For Booking: khagol-mandal-25-march-2017-neral

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/groups/KhagolM

More details: Send email : abhay@khagolmandal.com

ENTRY by Pre-Booking ONLY. No SPOT ENTRY !

Tentative Schedule:

1900 to 1930 hours: Registration for the programme

1930 to 1945 hours: Introduction of Telescopes

1945 to 2030 hours: First Sky Session

2030 to 2200 hours: Observations through Telescope

2200 to 2300 hours: Dinner Break

2300 to 0100 hours: Interactive Session

0100 to 0130 hours: Tea Break

0130 to 0230 hours: Second Sky Session

0230 to 0430 hours: Observations through Telescope

These timings are tentative and may vary slightly depending on seasons and sky condition.

Charges:

Rs. 400 /- per person for all participants.

Rs. 350 /- per student for all students from 8 ys to 16 yrs

Entry Free for all kids up to age 8 yrs.

Optional Dinner Charges: Rs. 200/- per person

Tea given during the programme is complimentary.

The charges are non-refundable, even if the programme does not take place, because of incidental heavy rains or for any other reason beyond our control.

The entry to the program is STRICTLY by PRE-BOOKING.

Paraphernalia Required:

You should carry your dinner tiffin, mattress / chatai for seating on open ground, sweaters, hand gloves, head scarf / muffler, Water bottle and your personal Medicine. Carying repellant like Odomas is recommended.

Please note that we are not able to provide any of the above things at the site.

Where to meet ?

Meeting point is Nirman Park Society Gate on platform no. 1 at Neral station. Pick up from Neral station is arranged for the train timing mentioned and is free of cost. All those who join late or wish to live early will have to arrange travel from Neral to site on their own.

Mini Buses from Saguna Baug will pick up participants reaching by 1804 and 1858 train.Drop back will be after the program ends in the morning.

Location and How to reach:

Saguna Baag Farm House, Neral (W)

The 4.30 pm train on Karjat route from Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will take you to Neral at about 6.04 pm. This is a station next to Selu Station. Towards Platform 2 side is Matheran mountain range while on Platform 1 side is the farm house direction.

Train Timings:

CST- Karjat: 1630 (Dep) : 1804 (Arr)

Thane-Karjat: 1750 (Dep) : 1858 (Arr)

All trains going to Karjat and Khopoli stop at Neral.


Terms & Conditions

1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 22 December 2016 (Thursday).

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

7) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charge will be deducted for Dinner Coupons if cancellation is done on  or before 23 December (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

8) No refunds on Dinner Coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 23 December 2016.

9) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

9) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

10) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

11) Organizers are not responsible for medical issues arising to individuals on field. The field is open field and we take care to provide comfortable atmosphere. All are requested to carry personal medicines and follow instructions related to cold and dewing on the site.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 30 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

Apr
9
Sun
2017
Sky Observation -WONDER PARK- 9th April 2017 @ WONDERS PARK, Nerul
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Khagol Mandal is glad to announce  3rd Evening Astronomy Theme Program at Wonder’s Park, Seawood. The theme of the second 3 hour beginner level program is “Wonders of the Universe”.

Everyone is intrigued by the immense vastness of the universe. The unknown part of the universe has triggered human mind and what we are today is mainly the outcome of this tremendous curiosity which has lead from one innovation to another. From early days when we started counting stars to the new age era of sending humans to satellites and planets…we have prospered a lot. Yet we are a long way from the planetary travel for all humans!

This show will focus on where we are and how we see the universe as of now. The initial audio visual session will showcase various aspects of astronomy from solar system to stars.

The main attraction will be Star Gazing using advanced telescopes. Khagol Mandal volunteers will show variety of celestial objects to participants.

 

So don’t miss this event! Book it now using the link below:

Date     : Sunday 9th April 2017 

Time     : 6 pm to 9 pm 

Venue   : Wonder’s Park, Behind Seawood Fire Brigade,

                 Sector-19A, Seawood (E), Uran Road, Navi Mumbai-400706

 

Plan for the evening:

1730: Registration and Entry to Wonder Park

1800: Instructions for the session

1815 to 1900: Wonders of Universe

1900 to 2100: Sky Gazing

 

Charges:

Regular Ticket: Rs. 300/- per person

Student Ticket: Rs. 250/- for students from 5yrs to 12 yrs.

Child Ticket: Free of cost for kids up to 5 yrs

Charges are inclusive of Wonder Park Entry Charges.

Parking and other ride charges are not included in the above.

 

Book now…entry limited on first come basis !!

 

Contact for Details:

Milind Kale             : 09869610777

Suyog Deshmukh  : 09167154467

Sachin More            : 09820514471

Mahendra More     : 09224943464

 


Terms & Conditions


1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons booked online can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 5 April 2017 (Wednesday)

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 7 April 2017 (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 7 April 2017

7) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

8) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

9) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

10) Organizers are not responsible for theft, medical issues arising to individuals or any other untoward incidence at the field at Wonder Park. Every participant is requested to take care of their own belongings and self.

11) Wonders Park Security has the right to check belongings and / or any individual person in case needed. All participants agree to the security norms set by Wonders Park. Further, the park is made for public and it is our individual responsibility to maintain its cleaniness and surroundings. In case any individual damages any equipment of the park, he or she will be liable for the penalty as set by local authority. Khagol Mandal is not responsible for any such act.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 31 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.

May
7
Sun
2017
Sky Observation -WONDER PARK- 7th May 2017 @ WONDERS PARK, Nerul
May 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Khagol Mandal is glad to announce  4th Evening Astronomy Theme Program at Wonder’s Park, Seawood. The theme of the second 3 hour beginner level program is “Wonders of the Universe”.

Everyone is intrigued by the immense vastness of the universe. The unknown part of the universe has triggered human mind and what we are today is mainly the outcome of this tremendous curiosity which has lead from one innovation to another. From early days when we started counting stars to the new age era of sending humans to satellites and planets…we have prospered a lot. Yet we are a long way from the planetary travel for all humans!

This show will focus on where we are and how we see the universe as of now. The initial audio visual session will showcase various aspects of astronomy from solar system to stars.

The main attraction will be Star Gazing using advanced telescopes. Khagol Mandal volunteers will show variety of celestial objects to participants.

 

So don’t miss this event! Book it now using the link below:

Date     : Sunday 7th May 2017 

Time     : 6 pm to 9 pm 

Venue   : Wonder’s Park, Behind Seawood Fire Brigade,

                 Sector-19A, Seawood (E), Uran Road, Navi Mumbai-400706

 

Plan for the evening:

1730: Registration and Entry to Wonder Park

1800: Instructions for the session

1815 to 1900: Wonders of Universe

1900 to 2100: Sky Gazing

 

Charges:

Regular Ticket: Rs. 300/- per person

Student Ticket: Rs. 250/- for students from 5yrs to 12 yrs.

Child Ticket: Free of cost for kids up to 5 yrs

Charges are inclusive of Wonder Park Entry Charges.

Parking and other ride charges are not included in the above.

 

Book now…entry limited on first come basis !!

 

Contact for Details:

Milind Kale             : 09869610777

Suyog Deshmukh  : 09167154467

Sachin More            : 09820514471

Mahendra More     : 09224943464

 


Terms & Conditions


1) Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Any defaulter will be escorted out of the field and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.

2) This is an educational initiative and not a luxury trip. All are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.

3) Program coupons booked online can be cancelled online. For cancellations, please send email to support@meraevents.com with a copy to abhay@khagolmandal.com

4) Rs. 100/- per person cancellation charges will be deducted if the program coupons are cancelled till 5:00 pm on 3 May 2017 (Wednesday)

5) 50% charges will be deducted if booking is cancelled on or before 5 May 2017 (Friday) till  5:00 pm.

6) No refunds for program coupons after the 05:00 pm on Friday, 5 May 2017

7) Final decision of cancellation charges will rest with the organizer.

8) If due to any unforeseen circumstances like train strike, rain, clouds etc., any other natural disaster, political situation, strike or any such other case the program can be curtailed or cancelled. In such event no refunds will be provided.

9) Rain, cloud cover is beyond control of organizer and in such cases one has to wait till the clouds clear.

10) Organizers are not responsible for theft, medical issues arising to individuals or any other untoward incidence at the field at Wonder Park. Every participant is requested to take care of their own belongings and self.

11) Wonders Park Security has the right to check belongings and / or any individual person in case needed. All participants agree to the security norms set by Wonders Park. Further, the park is made for public and it is our individual responsibility to maintain its cleaniness and surroundings. In case any individual damages any equipment of the park, he or she will be liable for the penalty as set by local authority. Khagol Mandal is not responsible for any such act.

12) Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 31 yrs. The aim of this group is to create awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers, telescope volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for the social cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run a smooth show unless every participant supports us.