Durga Puja
North East  /  Published 08.10.19

Devotees bid farewell to the goddess

Rain could neither dampen spirit nor keep the people of the city from bidding a fond adieu to Ma Durga on Dashami. Following an early morning deluge in the city on Tuesday, many areas here like Zoo R...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 07.10.19

Durga Puja that slew caste demon

Ramprasad Das and Madhusudan Mal may not be Brahmins but they are the officiating priests at the Dakshin Malpara Puja in the Birbhum village of Baswa. They claim to have taken a leaf out of Lord Ram‚Ä...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.10.19

Celebrating Saraswati Puja

People from Tamil Nadu and Kerala, who are settled around Lake Market in south Calcutta, came together on Navami to take part in Vidyarambham puja at the pandal of Hindustan Park Tarun Sangha on Monda...
By Our bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.19

Author opened puja doors to all

A family puja that was once upon a time graced by the presence, and active hand of one of Bengal’s most renowned writers, Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, continues at Panitar village in North 24 Parga...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat

West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.19

Brief rain helps Puja crowd

The forecast of rain was thought to be dampener for Puja revellers but a short spell of shower on Sunday afternoon in parts of Calcutta turned out to be the comforter for pandal-hoppers. The brief spe...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 04.10.19

Pujas keep up the spirit

By Reporting by Saionee Chakraborty, Aniruddha Biswas, Malancha Dasgupta, Pramita Ghosh and Nandini Ganguly in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 04.10.19

Dibrugarh sends green message

Environment features in a big way in the Pujas of Dibrugarh this year.The Theatrepara Malipatty Durga Puja, inaugurated on Thursday evening, has made its pandal from waste materials. The Puja has beco...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 03.10.19

Static wheels bring life to a standstill

Commuters in Assam had a tough time on Thursday after hundreds of buses went off the roads during the 24-hour statewide chakka bandh called by the All Assam Motor Transport Association from 5am, deman...
By Abinash Kalita in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 03.10.19

Durga triumphs with festive spirit

HATIBAGAN-SHYAMBAZARA feeding room for nursing mothers, a blood bank and an eye check-up camp are among the laudable initiatives taken by pujas on this route.Manicktalla Chaltabagan Lohapatty Durga Pu...
By Vedant Karia, Ravjit Singh and Anuran Sadhu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.10.19

Durga Puja guide

Block: AJYear: 35thBudget: Rs 17 lakhThe look: The puja imparts the message to save the environment and for this they have chosen the culture of Warli tribes of western India. The park has been turned...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta


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