Goddess Durga
Lifestyle  /  Published 18.11.21

An ode to old artforms of Bengal

Pictures: Anirban Mondal and Rup Bose ...
By Hia Datta (t2 intern)

People  /  Published 05.11.21

Durga and Kali idols from teen sculptor

Initially, his family, comprising his parents and two younger brothers, found it difficult to manage the extra expense for Subrata to make idols. But later, father Biswanath started saving to make his...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 21.10.21

‘Refugee Durga’ speaks same as maternal devi

The evocative idol of Durga as a refugee being transported in a truck together with her children and her belongings is a far cry from Goddess Durga, all-powerful, astride a lion. But this is precisely...
By Arghya Sengupta

Opinion  /  Published 18.10.21

Armed for life

These days the kitchen sink is where I meditate. Just as I think that I have finished washing all the dishes, I realize that I have not been able to scrape all the tea leaves off the bottom of the tea...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

People  /  Published 05.10.21

Rituparna’s ‘Amar Durga’ celebrates women empowerment

Choreographer Avirup Sengupta has just finished making a video on the theme of Durga Puja, titled Amar Durga. This video celebrates Durga Puja as a form of women empowerment. The video will be launche...
By Aniruddha Biswas

India  /  Published 13.09.21

Relax restrictions on idol height: BJP

BJP leaders and supporters staged picketing in different areas of the millennium city on Monday wearing raincoats and holding placards to press for their demand to relax the restriction on the height ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Cuttack

Calcutta  /  Published 26.10.20

Inspiration from the Goddess

A group of girls from deprived families whose hardships have intensified during the pandemic are drawing strength from Goddess Durga. In the run-up to the puja, Calcutta Rescue, an NGO, has reached o...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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