Mutangan (an open forum or courtyard) is intended to provide a forum for activities dedicated to nurturing and promoting Bengali and Indian arts and culture among Tallahassee residents. The association will promote and organize cultural, social, philanthropic and religious events consistent with its mission.
Muktangan's mission is defined in terms of the following objectives:
- Promote awareness of Bengali identity, its cultural and spiritual heritage.
- Organize cultural programs and events involving Bengali and other Indian traditional and contemporary cultural activities.
- Support efforts to maintain and perpetuate Bengali and Indian culture among the youth of Indian origin during the process of their assimilation into the American mainstream.
- Cultivate a spirit of friendship and cooperation between its members through social activities, musical programs, religious festivals and other similar activities.
- Organize and collect funds for charitable efforts