Durga Puja


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Durga Puja

(ˌdʊəɡə ˈpuːdʒə)
n
(Hinduism) another name for Navaratri
[from Sanskrit Durga + puja worship]
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Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced Rs 25,000 grant for all Durga Puja committees of the state who would be celebrating the festival this year.
'Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman dreamt of building a non-communal Bangladesh as the country had long tradition of communal harmony,' he told a function at Ishardi of the district on the occasion of Durga Puja, the largest festival of Hindu community, an official release said.
Summary: The fact that these children have only visited crowded Durga Puja marquees of the city but never been able to offer puja to the deity makes it very special for them
In the second short film, Dislocated Trances, the artist highlighted Hindu rite of Durga Puja, in which figures of the goddess Durga are thrown into the River Ganges to symbolize the perishing of the old which in turn allows the emergence of something new.
Mumbai: New Delhi: Premium charges during festivals such as Diwali, Durga Puja and discounts for travelling odd- hours, choosing a less popular route or train or one having no pantry services, are some of the proposals the Railway Board is considering on dynamic-pricing.
Celebrated as a community gathering on the last day of Durga Puja (Dashami), Shindoor Khela is a tradition that has been celebrated by married women for years.
by PTI Mukul Roy was suspended for six years for 'anti-party activities' by the Trinamool Congress following his announcement on September 25 that he would resign from the party after Durga Puja. Photo - PTI file
Durga Puja is being celebrated in north-east states of India from 8th of October till 11th October.
According to a specific input, terror groups are trying to target religious places, including Durga Puja venues.
While in North India, it is Diwali, in the East, it is Durga Puja. A seller may need to showcase Korial Lal Paar sarees on the platform for users in West Bengal during Durga Puja season.
of India, would be inaugurating the Durga Puja Bangalore 2016, on 7th October.