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'Sindoor Khela', farewell chants end Durga Puja
Times of India

'Sindoor Khela', farewell chants end Durga Puja

AHMEDABAD: Married Bengali women smeared vermillion on each other's foreheads to pray for long life of their husbands on Friday, marking an end to Durga Puja festivities in the city. It's believed that the ritual, called 'Sindoor Khela', dates back ... Times of India, 1 month ago
Durga Puja festival ends with immersion of idols The Statesman, 1 month ago
Ani News

Bijoya Dashami celebrated with utmost solemnity in Bengal

Kolkata, Oct 23: Durga Puja celebrations today reached its temporal termination, witnessing wholehearted participation of people from all walks of life, as Bijoya Dashami (Viyayadashmi) marks the Goddess return to the abode of Lord Shiva. As per ...
 Newshence.com1 month ago Idol immersion marks end of Durga Puja celebrations in Tripura  Ani News1 month ago
Asian Lite

GALLERY: Sindur-Khel Festival

Women participate in Sindur-khel in New Delhi. It is the major festival formarried Bengali Hindu women. They do it every yearon the last day of Durga puja.Women apply sindur on the goddess's feet or forehead and then start applying it to all the ...
 Asian Lite1 month ago

In Pics: Dussehra celebration in Different Parts of the world

India is a land of festival that has several cultures. Every day of the year there is a festival celebrated in some part of the country. Known with the different names like, Vijayadashami, or Dasara or Dashain or Durgotsav or Tenth day of holy ...
 News24online1 month ago

Carrying Durga in her heart

At the break of dawn on October 12, I was woken up by my ringing phone. A bit startled when I saw it was Baba (papa) calling at the early hour, I took the call. The voice at the other end, however, left me with a lump in my throat and I began ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com1 month ago
Times of India

Global writers to show Puja as world's biggest open-art gallery

KOLKATA: Writers, bloggers and columnists from leading travel journals in Europe and North America will be in Kolkata this October to experience Durga Puja. Though celebrated by non-resident Bengalis in cities across the world, not only is it ...
 Times of India1 month ago
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