Published On : Sat, Oct 4th, 2014

‘Sarbajanin Durgotsava’ overwhelms devotees on the eve of Durga Puja

Cover during ‘Sarbajanin Durgotsava’ overwhelms devotees on the eve of Durga Puja in NagpurNagpur Today.

The darshan of resplendent Goddess Durga in all her finery, beating queues, cannot be easily had! The pandals in Nagpur this year were a blend of modern and traditional elements in the Pujas.

The devotes at the ‘Sarbajanin Durgotsava’ of Katol Road, Govt. Colony were at an all time high spirit, celebrating and worshipping Maa Durga with fervor. The Bengali Cultural Society haing organized this event celebrated the 54th year of Durga Puja this year! People from all over the city, and a few from out of town as well marked their presence.

Durga puja being not just a religious programme, is a social festival as well. The occasion made Bengalis share best wishes. All were dressed in traditional Bengali attires.

The inauguration of the Puja and Sabha was done by CMD, Moil Mr. Kunderjee and Controller of Mines, IBM Ranjan Sahay.

The Ribbon Cutting ceremony

The Ribbon Cutting ceremony

 

Guests on dice Ranjan Sahay, Kunderjee and Bijon Kumar Dutta

Guests on dice Ranjan Sahay, Kunderjee and Bijon Kumar Dutta

 

Rinin Mukherjee

Rinin Mukherjee

 

Ankita Saha

Ankita Saha

 

Ria Das

Ria Das

 

While the Cultural event was in progress

While the Cultural event was in progress

 

The awe-inspiring Idol of 'Maa Durga'

The awe-inspiring Idol of ‘Maa Durga’