It had been hunting in the mind of few of Bengali loving people from Greater Edmonton including Red Deer, Fort McMurray and the surroundings areas of Calgary. These enthusiasts along with hundreds of passionate Bengali people formed Krishti. These people are Canadian Bengalis who formed Krishti with a vision to cross cultural interaction and appreciation with particular emphasis on the literature, art and the cultural heritage of Bengal. The Association consists of members who believe in the objectives and aims of the Association as laid down in the Constitution and as amended from time to time, They joined the Association to support those objectives and aims, and paid the required subscription. The executive functions of the Association are performed by the Executive Committee elected by, from and among the members as specified by the Constitution.