Durga Puja Celebration Kolkata The gods gifted Durga with their weapons and divine objects to help her in her battle with the Mahishasura. Lord Shiva gave her a trident while Lord Vishnu gave her a disc. Varuna, gave her a conch and noose, and Agni gave her a spear. From Vayu, she received arrows. Indra, [...]
Mythological incarnations of Durga : The term 'Durga' reflects in our mind of ten armed lion-riding divine goddess that on one hand is possessed of rare beauty an, and on the other, carries in her hands various weapons of war. The Puranic tradition inclines to tell Durga as just one of the names of Devi, [...]
Pandal and Artwork 2016 : Unique artwork created of the various pandals, lights of the pujas in Kolkata. The artwork features various materials used. A big salute to all the artist and artisans involved in the mega festival of Durga puja.
An insight of celebration of durga puja in Kolkata. Some of the unique artistic creation is seen. The festive season is in the air. It marks the start of Akalbodhan. Durga is perhaps the most widely worshiped deity of Shakti. Maa Durga's divine characterization include entire Devibhagavatham is dedicated to her. Durga means one who is [...]
Durga Puja: A Festival of Home Coming : Throughout the year we await the worship of Devi Durga. In Hindu Mythology Devi is said to visit her home during the 4 days, the tradition continues when Sri Ramchandra created the Akalbodhan (untime awakening) of devi Chandi to defeat of Ravan. The win of good over [...]
Bonedi Barir Pujo in Kolkata still maintains a blend of rich culture and tradition still today. With Sarbarna Roy Choudhury Puja over 400 years most of the puja have crossed average 100 years and plus still going on. Devi Uma is their daughter who comes home once in a year. I have been visiting some of [...]
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. [...]