Arts  /  Published 25.09.20

Getting in the festive mood

At a time when there is uncertainty about Durga Puja, Debovasha organized Siddhidata (August 14-28), an online exhibition of works depicting Ganesha by seven artists. With the exception of G...
By Soumitra Das in

Opinion  /  Published 23.08.20

Without parallel: Ganesh Puja live stream

Sir — It was interesting to read that a club in Salt Lake live-streamed the Ganesh Puja rituals by fixing a giant-screen on a stage in the area. Many Durga Puja organizers are likely to follow t...
By The Telegraph in

Calcutta  /  Published 22.08.20

Puja: now streaming live for all

A Salt Lake club on Saturday streamed live Ganesh Puja rituals to a giant LED screen near the PNB roundabout from a member’s house. The Yubak Sangha Club, which has held its puja at the same sp...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 22.08.20

Ganesh chaturthi: Celebration amid precaution

By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.08.20

Koderma DC makes eco-friendly idol

Koderma deputy commissioner Ramesh Gholap started his ten-day Ganesh Chaturthi puja at his residence, by making a small and beautiful idol of Lord Ganesha, which he finished in two hours. Gholap, son...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.20

Kedarnath temple at Sreebhumi this year

Yubak Sangha Club, that usually celebrates Ganesh puja near PNB Island, inaugurated this year’s celebrations on Tuesday — online. The Zoom meeting was attended by the likes of MLA and mini...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.08.20

Idol makers rue slump in orders this year

Low-key Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations, because of the Covid-19 pandemic, have struck a body blow to idol makers whose business has shrunk manifold. Ajit Paul, one of the oldest idol makers of steel c...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 12.07.20

Covid blow to Salt Lake Ganesh pujas

The Covid-19 pandemic has not spared the god of prosperity. Of the two big Ganesh puja organisers in Salt Lake, one has decided to call off the event this year while the other will make do with a sma...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Odisha  /  Published 04.11.18

Festivities, down memory lane

Come festivities and I am driven down the memory lane by their nostalgic charm. The festive season starts right after the Ganesh puja and continues till the end of Kartik month of the Hindu calendar. ...
By Guest column/Achyuta Samanta in

India  /  Published 13.09.19

11 drown during Ganesh idol immersion in Bhopal

Eleven people drowned when two boats carrying them capsized during the immersion of a Ganesh idol in Lower Lake of Bhopal, a senior police official said on Friday.The incident took place on the interv...
By PTI in Bhopal


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