The Autumn Festival 2016: Our Choice

The four days of Puja (Autumn Festival) start from today (Oct. 7) the sixth day of the full moon that follows the Mahalaya and ends up with the Bijaya Dashami.The Dhaki (drummer) held the dhak (drum) on his shoulder and is beaten with two sticks.The 10 handed Goddess Durga made up of clay is on top of a lion.Her hands carry different weapons in them except two which holds the spear which has been struck into the chest of Mahishasura(demon).The four children are accompanying Durga-Laxmi,the goddess of wealth,Saraswati,the Goddess of knowledge,kartik,the god of worship and puja1Ganesha,the elephant faced god representing everything that is good

Here our choice:

College  Square

Near Calcutta University, College Street

2015 College Sq

2015 video:

Kumartuli Sarbojanin


Naktala Udayan Sangha

Behala Natun Dal

puja2.jpgBallygunge Cultural


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