Puja in Kolkata Archive

Durga Puja 2017 Dates with Calendar

Durga Puja 2017 is Knocking at the Door. And All the Kolkatans eagerly waiting for the day when they can Start their Shopping. Pandal Hopping will also be Started after Few Days with Near and Dear Ones, Family Members. All in all, Durga Puja ...Read More

Durga Puja Mythology: The First Durga Puja in Bengal

The ceremonial worship of the mother goddess Durga, is one of the most important festivals of India. Apart from being a religious festival for the Hindus, it is also an occasion for reunion and rejuvenation, and a celebration of traditional culture and customs. While ...Read More

Durga Puja Away from Home | Random Thoughts from the Heart

September 7, my sleep is interrupted by my phone ringing. It’s Didi. “Wake up! It’s Mahalaya!” she exclaims. My sleep is all gone in minutes. I quickly take to Youtube and play the ‘Mahalaya’ recital. As “Ashhiner Sharodoprate…” plays through my earphones, my mind ...Read More