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Devotees offer prayer at Kamakhya temple on Maha Navami amid tight COVID-19 protocols

Guwahati/IBNS: Joining the rest of the country, the celebrations of Durga Puja have also kicked-off at historic Kamakhya temple in Assam’s capital city Guwahati.

Durga Puja in neo-normal: A tug of war between hope and despair

The year 2020 has so far not failed to stun the human race. Of course, the world has been thrown out of its gear thanks to the deadly novel coronavirus but little did we expect that Durga Puja in Bengal would witness a grim reality of beautiful marquees without its soul-the people.

Kolkata's Mohammad Ali Park celebrates 52nd year of Durga Puja by replicating Mahishasura as Coronashura

Kolkata/IBNS: This year Youth Association of Mohammad Ali Park is celebrating 52nd year which was inaugurated on Tuesday by Brahmachari Mural Bhai, General Secretary, Dakshineshwar Ramakrishna Adyapeath.

ePujo. in to bring Durga Puja pandals to people virtually amid Covid-19

Kolkata/IBNS: Amid the Covid-19 scare, website ePujo.in is set to treat the audience with the same charm of being in the Durga Puja pandals virtually.

Don’t miss Taco Bell’s Giveback Offer this Durga Puja in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Taco Bell India, part of the Mexican inspired quick service restaurant chain Taco Bell, has launched a special offer during Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata.

Short musical film on goddess Durga by Spagia Foundation brings together who’s who of art and film world

Jaipur: A short musical film “Dashobhuja” (the ten-armed Goddess) by Spagia Foundation has drawn the who’s who of the performing arts and film world to highlight the ten astras (weapons) wielded by Maa Durga in each hand and its deep spiritual meaning and message.

Mi India launches Trinayan; uses technology to bring Durga Puja live to users

Kolkata: Smartphone manufacturer Mi India on Saturday announced a unique initiative to bring alive the festivities around Durga Puja.

KFC's exclusive gift to Kolkata this Durga Puja : Tandoori Zinger Burger

Kolkata/IBNS:  This Durga Puja, the American food chain, KFC, has decided to gift to Kolkata a new variety of its Zinger Burger.

Add flavour to Durga Puja feasts with new spice blends from JK Masale

Kolkata/IBNS: Wondering if you will miss all the delicious food sold by street vendors during Durga Puja this year?

Kolkata: Bio toilets, sanitisation tunnels to come up in Kumortuli

Kolkata/IBNS: Shrachi group has taken an initiative to build six bio-toilets, restore 10 old ones, place two sanitisation tunnels and one contactless hand washing unit for the workers in Kumortuli ahead of Durga Puja here.

Durga Puja: Gariahat Hindustan Club supports artists amid economic crisis

Kolkata/IBNS: Gariahat Hindustan Club, a puja committee in south Kolkata, has pledged to celebrate Durga Puja amid the economic crisis caused by the Covid-19.

Durga Puja: Guwahati witnesses colourful pandals ranging from Ram Mandir to Pandora of Avatar

Guwahati: The Durga Puja pandals in Assam’s capital city Guwahati have been decked up with different themes to attract the people.

Durga Puja festivity reaches crescendo on Maha Navami

Kolkata: Durga Puja celebrations reached its peak on Monday as people set out early on the streets of Kolkata on Maha Navami, to make the most of the penultimate day of the four-day festival.

Amidst offering of Pushpanjali, festive fever reaches peak on Maha Ashtami

Kolkata, Oct 6 (IBNS): The festive spirit in Kolkata reached its peak on Sunday as the Maha Ashtami celebrations of the Durga Puja commenced amidst cloudy sky.

North Kolkata family celebrates Durga puja with a blend of tradition and fiesta

Kolkata: Amidst the hype over pandal hopping across the city of joy during the biggest festival of the Bengali community-Durga Puja-north Kolkata boasts of some popular household pujas which pose stiff competition to various themes marquees.