Idol Immersion
West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.18

Why this idol has a bumpy route to immersion

The immersion of the clay idol of the 475-year-old Naskari Durga in Nadia’s Hogolberia is dictated by a myth that stops devotees from taking the idol for immersion through a straightforward and easy...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Hogolberia(Nadia)

North East  /  Published 18.10.18

Guwahati readies for Durga idol immersion

Elaborate arrangements from security to jetties have been made for the smooth immersion of Durga idols at the ghats along the Brahmaputra here on Friday.Immersion ghats — Kachomarighat and Pandu —...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

Odisha  /  Published 18.10.18

Bhubaneswar drive to keep pandal areas clean

The civic body has taken up a slew of measures to keep the city clean during the festive season.Sanitation agencies of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation have been asked to carry out “additional ...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneshwar

Odisha  /  Published 23.09.18

Idol immersion worry stays

Creation of three artificial ponds at Kuakhai and Daya for immersion of idols failed to deter people from immersing idols in both the rivers leading to serious water pollution. Bhubaneswar Municipal C...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneshwar


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