The worship of Durga is done in the autumn (শরৎ Shôrot) and is considered as the largest Hindu festival of Bengal. Durga’s Pujo is celebrated from the sixth to tenth day in the month of Ashwin (আশ্বিন Ashshin), which is the sixth month in the Bengali calendar. Occasionally however, due to shifts in the lunar […]
Poila Boishak (Bengali New Year)
The much vaunted meet outside Pujo celebrations. Primarily because we do not want to let go of festivities and look for any excuses to carry on . Hence the whole Bengali community gets to work to continue the celebrations with all the local talents dancing to the tunes .
Saraswati Puja is a celebration of Basant Panchami, arrival of spring . Saraswati , ancient goddess of knowledge, language, music and all arts symoolizes creative energy and power in all its form. The season and festival also reflects the agricultural fields which are ripening with yellow flowers of mustard crop, which Hindus associate with Saraswati’s […]