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Pre-wedding shoots with Durga

    It’s said that marriages are made in Heaven. But nowadays, they are being made at some of the prominent locations of the city. Weddings...
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Chandernagore’s longest Alpana

Chandernagore's Boro Puja Committee has gone the Samaj Sebi way this year for Jagaddhatri Puja. The committee is celebrating its golden jubilee puja this...

Malda’s warrior prince

Through the ages, Kartick, the handsome warrior prince, whose charms all women, is worshipped by couples seeking a child or a son.  But in...

A corner of Kolkata, transported in time

A pristine environment, every blade of grass mowed to perfection, the hedges neatly pruned and every headstone kept clean, every named etched on them...

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...

A temple for Lakshmi

Sribati village Sribati, a small village near Katwa in Burdwan, dotted with picturesque  terracotta temples, was also the seat of...

Lalgarh’s tiger hacked to death in Bagghara forest

The Royal Bengal tiger that was spotted intermittently in West Midnapore’s Lalgarh forests and sent a wave of terror among villagers for nearly one...

A cycle trip to Bangladesh to free the world from Plastic

After the huge success of their Ganga Sagar Island to Darjeeling expedition on cycle, trekking freaks Partha Mukherjee and Supratim Majumdar and another friend...

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...

Vindhyavasini worshipped for over 180 years

The presiding deity of Vindyachal, a pilgrimage site 8km from Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh, has found place in the hearts and belief of people...