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8 10, 2016

Durga Puja 2016

By |October 8th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Durga Puja 2016

Plz review my Flickr Gallery of Durga Puja 2016 images. Kolkata Puja Parikrama, a round about the best of the artform of Durga puja...Thanks to all artist and all who worked to make this puja a grand success. Let Divine Mother shower her blessings.

30 09, 2016

AnimatedVideo-Fun-Mahisasur-katha 2016

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AnimatedVideo-Fun-Mahisasur-Katha 2016 : This video is an effort from the artists of AnimatedVideo.com. It unfolds in a very funny way the story about how Mahisasur is convinced  by Narad Muni to take part in the war against Devi Durga when he whimsically decides to quit and opts for the job of a primary school teacher. [...]

30 09, 2016

Agomoni

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Agomoni : Every year her presence is felt in the earth... She prevails to bring the good and destroy the evil in our soul. Its time to purify our soul and enlighten in true spirirt....Its time for Home Coming. Puja means a lot to us specially in heart of bengali her own Uma is in [...]

28 08, 2016

Kumartuli – A walk through

By |August 28th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Kumartuli – A walk through

A brief walk through in the by lanes of Kumortuli where the creation of Devi takes place in the northern fringes of the city. Creation is an eternal process, the rich cultural heritage of India has been age old and its diversity in religious belief has been focused in Hindu Mythology. The festival of Durga [...]

18 05, 2016

The story of devi durga

By |May 18th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on The story of devi durga

The story of devi durga: For every Bengali, the Durga Puja festival is special. The energy with which it is celebrated is something one has to see to visualize the festival saga. It marks the victory of good over evil, with warrior-goddess on a lion demolishing the buffalo demon (Mahishasur). The Durga Puja, is a [...]

15 05, 2016

The insight of Markendeyo Puran

By |May 15th, 2016|Blog|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 every form is also identified as the Ultimate Reality of the universe. Each form of the Divine Mother is thus [...]

14 04, 2016

Basanti Durga Puja

By |April 14th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Basanti Durga Puja

Basanti Durga 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. It is known fact according to mythology that King Surath performed Durga Puja in Spring after Sage Medha [...]

11 11, 2015

Maha Kali

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Maha Kali according to Hinduism is a manifestation of Devi Parvati. She destroys only to recreate, and she destroys is sin, evil power. She is formed in the darkness of night, and is the transcendent power of time, Kali or Maha-Kali, and is the consort of the god Shiva. In myth, it is Shiva who [...]

7 11, 2015

Durga Puja Celebration Kolkata

By |November 7th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Durga Puja Celebration Kolkata

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 [...]

19 10, 2015

Chatu Babu Latu babu Bari

By |October 19th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Chatu Babu Latu babu Bari

This puja saw the dawn in 1770 when Ram Dulal Dey started Devi puja at their Beadon street residence. After him the puja lineage was carried on by his sons and it fondly came to be known as ‘Chatu Babu and Latu Babu’ puja.