Durga Puja 2021

Durga Puja: Muted Mahashtami amid Covid curbs in Odisha

However, some venues are witnessing public participation with devotees ignoring Covid protocols.

published on : 14th October 2021

Priyanka Gandhi invokes Goddess Durga, urges people to chant 'Jai Mata Di' at Varanasi rally

The Congress general secretary recited two shlokas in Sanskrit and urged the people to chant 'Jai Mata Di' with her to which the audience reciprocated.

published on : 10th October 2021

Durga, the Himalayan goddess, arrives to reign over the megapolis of Kolkata

While no one is quite sure where the legend of Durga originated, worshippers in Kolkata are certain that she is their mother and daughter rolled into one.

published on : 10th October 2021

With DDMA's restrictions, Durga Puja premises in Delhi to miss festive vibe

In the light of the recent DDMA restrictions for puja venues and the general melancholy over loss of loved ones in the pandemic, Durga Puja festival regulars and organisers are down in spirits.

published on : 4th October 2021

Kolkata gears up for Durga Puja, all involved to be vaccinated in three months

The pandals have to be built in such a way that devotees can see the idols from a distance and need not come near, as per the guidelines.

published on : 14th July 2021