Amarpujo : Durga puja festival In Kolkata, Photos, Videos, Blogs, Durga Puja is the most important festival of Bengal. Durga Puja means more to us than just a religious festival.It is a celebration of life, culture, popular customs and traditions
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Mythology of Devi Durga
The legend about the killing of Mahisha is found in many Puranas and therefore there are slight variations in the story.
The Festival of Home Coming
Durga puja is celebrated with glory all over India mythology, history through photography, blogs, video.
Durga Puja Celebration Kolkata : Walking through the city i find the art and culture flourish in this 4 day festival which captures the heart of every people of the city and even the country. The festival i feel is of sentiment and home coming, people staying away from home find time to visit there home this time of year, happiness prevails. Life is a transition of sorry , happiness so we pray to the divine mother to fulfill our wish and stay safe every year so the basic moto to enrich our inner depth with spiritual holiness.
Devi Worship in Bengal : Annapurna is the form of Parvati who blesses the household with food. Aparajita means Durga as the invincible.Bhadrakali is one of the aspects of Mahakali and the form that sprang from her wrath when her husband, Shiva, was insulted by Daksha, and who fought along with Virabhadra. Bhairavi is the Devi as the power to cause terror, one of the ten aspects of Shiva’s energy. Bhavani is another name. Dakshayani is Durga as the daughter of Daksha.
May 15th, 2016|Comments Off on The insight of Markendeyo Puran
The insight of Markendeyo Puran Various forms like Durga, Chandi, Mahakali, Mahalakshmi and Maha Saraswati are but Her divine forms. Each form of the Devi has a distinctive role meant for a definite purpose. Yet [...]
April 14th, 2016|Comments Off on Basanti Durga Puja
Basanti Puja– is celebrated in Spring (Basant). This puja is held in the month of Chaitra in Bengali calendar. However, its beleived its the original celebration of the Durgapuja celebrated in other parts of India. [...]