October 06, 2019 7:35 pm
The puja organisers have claimed that their theme this year, "Amra ek, eka noye (we are together not alone)”, is aimed at spreading peace among religions.
July 20, 2019 4:17 am
“We are holding talks with some of the puja organisers to bring Amit Shah ji and other central ministers to inaugurate Durga pujas here. We have been asked by our central leadership to focus on Durga Puja to reach out to the people,” said state BJP general secretary Sayantan Basu.
October 02, 2017 10:43 am
In the video a group of women can be seen, dressed in traditional attires, dancing gleefully at the Kolkata Airport. Flyers in Kolkata were in for a sweet surprise when they witnessed women dancing to the beats of dhaak and joyfully celebrating the spirit of Durga Puja.
July 03, 2014 8:33 am
The Governor was also seen speaking with minister Firhad Hakim and MP Derek Obrien for some time.
October 13, 2013 12:06 am
Back in the state for a five-day visit,they say the distance is now unbridgeable.
October 18, 2012 12:12 pm
Mukherjee will take part in all puja rituals,acc to his family and district administration.
September 30, 2017 7:54 pm
On Vijayadashami, the last day of Durga Puja, married women celebrate their status of being married by playing with sindoor or vermillion. Here are a few pictures of the ritual.
October 19, 2018 4:20 pm
Dhunuchi dance is commonly seen during Durga Puja, where devotees, dance to the beats of a dhak with a dhunuchi in hand. Dhunuchi is a native Indian incense burner used during aarti.