Society for
Arts and Culture
of South Asia

We are a San Francisco Bay Area organization that supports arts and non-profits from South Asian countries.

Our Vision
Upcoming Events

Baul Gyan Darpan Retreat 2022

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A 7-day immersive retreat that offers the opportunity for participants to spend time with Baul Masters and soak in their music, wisdom and experience.

You can join us physically at Sanatan Siddhashram (near Shantiniketan in West Bengal, India)

or join us online from your own home.

Baul Mela Online 2022

A celebration of Prem (Love), Bhakti (Devotion), and Rasa (Essence)!

One satsang each day, live-streamed at 9pm India time (or watch the replays in your own time!)

This year we “travel” to both West Bengal (India) and Bangladesh to immerse with 8 different Baul Master-practitioners and conclude with a Milon on the final day.

Current Projects

Sanatan Siddhashram

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The Sanatan Siddhashram project in Santiniketan (led by Parvathy Baul) is one of the primary supported projects of SACSA which promotes instruction to all in the music/dance/art of indigenous folk and spiritual traditions of Bengal.


Parvathy Baul is a singer and spiritual teacher in the Baul tradition from Bengal, India. The Baul path combines traditional yoga, song and music, reverence for the feminine, and a fierce opposition to the caste system.

Parvathy is renowned for both her extraordinary performances and her profound understanding of the spiritual path. She is the lineage holder of the revered singer-guru Sri Sanatan Das Thakur Baul.


Parvathy is committed to providing new opportunities to women in India and around the world to engage in spiritual and creative practice.

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To Learn More About Parvathy Baul Visit Her Website
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