ABHINANDAN (Sailing Boat) Yatra : Women’s Voyaze

Sea Explorers’ Institute is organizing a Women’s Rowing & Sailing voyage from our Institute Ghat to Falta on 8th March, and returning on 10th March. It will be an all women crew comprising of four members. The voyage will be with a non-motorized boat which they will row and use sail for wind power.

Rowing on as a tidal river like Ganga requires grit, power and is a test of physical capability as they will be rowing in an open boat.

The team will comprise of :-

  1. Sudeshna Pal Kar
  2. Aritra Manna
  3. Sneha Barua
  4. Urmila Samanta

Message through:

  1. Women are the world’s greatest inspiration.  
  2. Men will be scarce without woman
  3. Women’s are Source of Strength.  
  4. Woman is symbol of power.
  5. Woman in every stage of life.   
  6. Real architects of Society
  7. Keep clean Ganga River and COVID awareness

Type of boat:   27” FRP whaler non-motorized boat (Only with ore and sail)

Distance Covered:     120 km. approx (up & down)

News Paper Coverage : The Anandabazar Patrika

E-Anandabazar Patrika Paper Web Link is https://epaper.anandabazar.com/imageview_54742_71558420_4

News Paper Coverage : AAJKAAL

E-Anandabazar Patrika Paper Web Link is http://www.eaajkaal.in/epaperdetails/index/b35f6be7-f72c529f-8abcf716

“SHEULI” BOAT

⛵ Sea Explorers’ Institute Kolkata along with J.Y.S Foundation of Jagacha, Howrah is about to complete the voyage undertaken from Jiaganj P.S. Murshidabad to SEI Ghat .

The 11 voyagers reached at SEI Ghat on 12th December 2020.

Sheuli Boat

Sea Explorers Institute Kolkata along with J.Y.S Foundation of Jagacha, Howrah is about to complete the voyage undertaken from Jiaganj P.S. Murshidabad to SEI Ghat on 7th. December.The voyage was organized in memory of Late Dr. Sheuli Chatterjee Secretary General of Sea Explorers’ Institute .


The boat has been fabricated with straw and hogla leaves keeping in mind environment friendly with re-cycleable material for sustainability and is aptly named “SHEULI”.

The 11 voyagers will be reaching our SEI ghat on 4th December at 2 PM. Our President Prof. Saugata Roy Honb’le MP has consented to welcome the voyagers.


We request your presence to felicitate the voyagers and encourage them to embark on similar voyages in future.

Dipankar Ghosh

Secretary –

Sea Explorers Institute