Published On : Mon, Oct 10th, 2016

Durga Puja celebrated in Dixit Nagar

durga puja celebrated in dixit nagar

Nagpur: Durga Puja is being celebrated by Durga Puja Committee in Dixit Nagar with traditional fervour. A huge pandal has been erected to accommodate hundreds of devotees thronging the venue. Artisans from West Bengal prepared the idols of Durga, Shiva, Lakshmi, Saraswati, Ganesha and Karthikeya.

According to the Durga Puja Committee, the celebrations being held in typical Bengali style will also help remind the new generation to understand the culture and traditions since many of the hundreds of Bengali families settled here for past many decades rarely been able to join festivities in Bengal. Bhog Prasad is distributed for four days. On the third day of Puja, a medical camp was held for checking bone density, sugar, Blood Pressure, weight management etc.