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Durga Puja: Why this isn't the real one; history and all you n...

The mega bonanza for the Bengalis is here! Durga Puja, which is widely celebrated in Bengal and other parts of the country and world, is observed with much fanfare for five days. The Hindu holy festival is mostly celebrated in the month of Ashwin, ... Indian Express, 17 hours ago
Times of India

Steel City to award top 3 clean pandals

Jamshedpur: The state government has asked all district administrations to felicitate the top three puja pandals on the basis of cleanliness in and around the pandals. There are eight criteria -- including the use of eco-friendly carry bags at the ...
 Times of India1 day ago
Times of India

Kolkata set for `power-packed' Puja

KOLKATA: With several Durga Puja organizers planning to throw open the pandals to public immediately after Mahalaya, power utilities CESC and WBSEDCL are expecting demand to spiral from Poila, October 2, and hit the peak on Chaturthi, October 5. ...
 Times of India2 days ago This Puja, CESC to lay more emphasis on...  The Echo Of India2 days ago Puja organizers can now seek permission onli...  Times of India3 weeks ago
Times of India

A 400-year legacy, a rare break in tradition for Maa

Kolkata: At the crack of dawn on Saptami, Jitendranath Mullick -at 81, the eldest -and his 12-year-old grand-daughter, Disha, will don traditional attire to usher in a 400-year-old legacy to their sprawling 87B, Chittaranjan Avenue home. The next ...
 Times of India2 days ago

Police measures for smooth Puja in Cuttack

CUTTACK: Commissionerate Police has taken massive precautionary measures for smooth conduct of Durga Puja in the Millennium City. Briefing media persons, DCP Sanjeev Arora on Monday said 226 habitual offenders have already been arrested so far.
 New Indian Express3 days ago

Pitru Paksha 2016: Shradh Dates, Puja Vidhi, Food & Mantra for Tarpan or Shradh 2016

Sep 16: Devotees on Friday performed puja and took a dip in holy rivers across India on the occasion ofPitru Paksha Shradh.Hindu devotees took a holy dip in river Phalgu inGaya district of Bihar while people in Uttar Pradesh ,took a holy dip in ...
 India.com2 weeks ago

Happy Navratri Wishes: 20 Best WhatsApp Status, Facebook Messages, SMS, Images & DP to Wish Happy Navratri 2016

Navratri - the festival of Garba and Dandiya Raas is just a day away! Yes, the auspicious festival falls on October 1 and will end on October 11. The festival is celebrated till nine days and nine nights. On this auspicious festival, devotees ...
 India.com6 hours ago Navratri Colors 2016  India.com1 day ago Navratri 2016 calendar: Worship goddess Durga and her nine avatars on each day  ZeeNews.com1 day ago

Shubho Mahalaya! Time to welcome mother goddess Durga

ThinkStock Photos (For representational purpose only) Just as the Pitru Paksha is about to get over, the time has come to welcome our Mother Goddess Durga—and celebrate the Matri or Matra Paksa, which begins with Mahalaya. For Bengalis across ...
 ZeeNews.com16 hours ago

Welcoming the Goddess

Durga Pujo in Bengaluru has been an annual event for close to seven decades, bringing together people from all communities and religions. Pujo, dhaaki, bhog, dhunuchi nach, cultural evenings... These are some of the features associated with Durga ...
 The Hindu1 day ago

Prize pat for clean Pujas

Dhalbhum SDO Suraj Kumar presides over the meeting with civic body officials on Wednesday. Picture by Bhola Prasad A beautiful pandal is not necessarily the best. Other factors like cleanliness around the pandal, sanitation standards followed ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 days ago
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