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Bananas going from Nadia market for Chhat Puja

Nadia is the place to go for banana sellers of Bihar and Jharkhand who are frequenting Habibpur village for the past one-and-half weeks to...

Power, Peace and Prosperity reside together at Kumartuli

Artisans trying to finish Kali idols at Kumartuli The mood drastically changes at Kumartuli once Lakshmi Puja ends....

Chaltaberia, the hub of designers for diyas

  Every time someone buys  bright colourful designer diyas  at a market in any city in India, he lights up the lives of several artisans...

The Kali that Bamakhyapa installed

  Sadhak Bamakhyapa had visited this house to install the deity. Amulyadhan Mukhopadhyay was a very dear disciple of the guru and had expressed his...

Bird-lover by nature

  She is not an ornithologist, neither is she associated with any bird-lovers’  group. She has no formal training for treating injured fledglings. Yet Pratima...

Calcutta – Frozen in Time and Frame

  Calcutta in late 19th and early 20th century was a reality far from the present. Today, to any Calcuttan, it will seem like a...

A peaceful Ramanavami puja held at Santragachhi

  While political parties across the country clanked swords about how they would celebrate Ramanavami, a peaceful and serene worship of Lord Rama, Sita, Lakshman...

Piercing to please Lord Shiva

    Bainan, a nondescript village in Howrah district comes alive on the night before Chaitra Sankranti. Devotees of Shiva, the sannyasins who have observed the...

Gandheswari – The Goddess of Fragrance Merchants

It’s a queer corner to have a place of worship. A narrow passage between the temple and the wall of the Gandhabanik Mahasabha Chhatrabas,...
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A different immersion experience at Taki

A ride on the Icchamoti The wavy waters of Icchamoti bring an unusual restlessness to the mind. Reality...

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Rabindrasangeet by Chinmoy to start Bengali New Year

Indrani Sen. Kalyan Sen Barat and other launch Smritir Pote Chinmoy Giving a musical start to the Bengali...

Online pre-booking continues for Doodh Pulir Gaach

The Bengali New Year has ushered in some good news for the crowd-funded film, Doodh Pulir Gaach,...

Celebrating World Art at Kumartuli

Painting on taxi, an art exhibit at Kumartuli on the occasion of World Art Day It was the...

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