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Bengal artisans in city to sculpt idols for Durga Puja

MUMBAI: Groups of Bengali sculptors have arrived in the city with clay collected from the river bed of the Hooghly. They use this precious raw material to carve idols of Goddess Durga and her kin at makeshift workshops across Mumbai. The Bengali ... Times of India, 6 hours ago
Bengal artisans in Mumbai to sculpt idols fo... Times of India, 10 minutes ago
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Wet weekend and Puja washout fear

KOLKATA: A wet weekend barely 10 days before Durga Puja left organizers and revellers anxious about rain ruining the festival. The Met department isn't ready to make a firm prediction yet but does not rule out rain during Durga Puja. "It can rain ...
 Times of India1 day ago 'Special police' to help manage Durga Puja in Bhubaneswar  Times of India1 week ago Cops start Puja watch early  Times of India1 week ago Special Metro Services in Kolkata on Durga Puja Days  NDTV1 week ago
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Traditions that speak volumes

Khelat Chandra Ghosh's mansion has been reverberating with dhak beats and conch strains during Durga Puja for 186 years now, and the celebrations are about to begin The Ghosh family Khelat Bhavan in Pathuriaghata is all decked up in a fresh coat ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Puja leave restrictions for NBMCH doctors

STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Siliguri, 17 September Authorities at the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital (NBMCH) are all set to restrict leave for doctors this Pujas, thanks to a group of representatives from the Medical Council of India ...
 The Statesman4 days ago

Soaring vegetable prices affect puja decorations in Cuttack

CUTTACK: Inflation and the rising prices of vegetables have taken a toll on the decoration expenses of many puja committees in the millennium city. Refusing to compromise with the quantity and quality of prasad served at the pandals to the ...
 Times of India5 days ago

Babubagan stares at dry taps

The prospect of a parched Durga Puja looms over residents of Babubagan and Dhakuria as the area's main water source, a deep tube well, has dried up and its replacement is unlikely to be ready before the festival. Over 50,000 people in about 20,000 ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago
Times of India

Divinity in the kitchen

Sudipa Mukhopadhyay rustles up the Nabami bhog with a pinch of love She has been celebrating Durga Puja at home for four years now and for Sudipa Mukhopadhyay, the happiness surrounding the goddess' advent starts right from khuti pujo. "Barir ...
 Times of India1 week ago Sudipa cooks vegeterian mutton for Nabami bhog  Times of India1 week ago

Puja platter: Fish to brinjal fry

India Today Online Get social From piping hot luchis to khichdi with a Bengali twist to lip-smacking fish dishes, foodies are spoilt for choice during the five-day Durga Puja, which seems incomplete without community feasts. And, ...
 InToday2 weeks ago

Festive quarter

India is a country of festivals. With its many faiths and gods, there is a festival almost every day of the year, celebrated with much gusto by its people. The Indian community around the world and in Singapore celebrate these festivals with as much ...
 Asiaone2 days ago

Idol makers of Kumartuli

The narrow lanes of Kumartuli are where Kolkata’s favourite goddess is born each year. Ranjita Biswas revisits the abode of artists who make Durga Puja, the city’s biggest festival, possible... The monsoon rain is still in form but ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago
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