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The most important and celebrated event in Bengal's festival calendar and one of the biggest annual extravaganzas in the world, the Durga Puja was inducted into the UN's prestigious Intangible Cultural Heritage List in 2021.
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To celebrate Saraswati Puja on Thursday, a grand idol of Goddess Saraswati is kept at Tala Prattoy in Kolkata.
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In order to create HIV awareness amongst the masses, ASACS has undertaken various activities by disseminating HIV messages in mass media (print and electronic), outdoor media, folk media (natika, ojapali), social media, piggyback activities during raas and durga puja festivals, events and HI
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Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], October 13 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday broke her silence on the Gandhi look-alike asura idol created during Durga Puja in Kolkata terming it a "shameful act".
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 6 (ANI/PNN): More than 7 lakh people visited Mumbai's largest Durga Puja Pandal at North Bombay Sarbajanin Durga Puja at Juhu during the four day of festivity. The star-studded Durga Puja witnessed Bollywood celebrities to industrialists and businessm
New Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed deep grief over the loss of lives due to a mishap during Durga Puja festivities in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.
Jalpaiguri (West Bengal) [India], October 6 (ANI): Seven people died and several were feared missing after flash floods hit Mal River in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri during Goddess Durga idol Visarjan (immersion), on Wednesday, informed the Superintendent of Police Debarshi Dutta.
New Delhi [India], October 5 (ANI): German envoy to India Philipp Ackermann attended the Dussehra celebration in his neighbourhood on Wednesday.
SAS Nagar (Punjab) [India], October 5 (ANI): On the sacred festival of Dussehra, the Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday gave a clarion call to people to eradicate the social maladies in the state for restoring its pristine glory, read a statement from Chief Minister's Office (C
New Delhi [India], October 5 (ANI): With the occasion of Dussehra being celebrated throughout the country to mark the victory of good over evil, several effigies of Raavan were burnt on Wednesday to end the annual Durga Puja festival.
Birbhum (West Bengal) [India], October 5 (ANI): Women bid adieu to Goddess Durga with 'Sindoor Khela' on the occasion of Vijay Dashmi at a pandal in Birbhum, West Bengal.