Durga puja

Don’t Miss These Durga Puja Pandals and Themes in Kolkata This Year 2016

Posted on: 6th Oct, 2016

The most awaited time of the year has arrived. The grand festivity of Bengal has already begun. Today is Maha Panchami. If you have not yet got a list of which Durga puja pandals to see in Kolkata this year and why, I have a list of the most innovative pandals and themes brought by […]

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Two Bengali recipes for Durga puja 2014

Posted on: 23rd Sep, 2014

Today is Mahalaya. The most-awaited time of the year to get together with friends and indulge in endless gossip with them over food has come. Which Bengali recipes are you going to entertain your guests this Durga puja 2014? No festivity is a joy without food in the City of Joy. When it comes to […]

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Best Durga puja themes 2014 in Kolkata

Posted on: 20th Sep, 2014

Kolkata has been gearing up for Durga puja celebration for last two months. The theme-based puja pandals have already been erected on the cityscape. Pandal makers and theme artists are busy giving finishing touch to the wonderful creations which fetch in lakhs of visitors throughout the days and nights of the festival. Hundreds of pandals […]

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Best Durga Puja Pandals to See in Kolkata

Posted on: 17th Aug, 2014

The most awaited time for fun, merriment, partying, feasts, get-togethers, and grand ceremonies is only 40 days away. You have rightly guessed. It is the Durga Puja festival in West Bengal. Kolkata is the epicenter of this grand festivity. Bengalis and non-Bengalis have already begun listing of Durga Puja pandals 2014 in Kolkata because it […]

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Bollywood celebrates Durga puja with Sonakshi in Bullett Raja

Posted on: 12th Oct, 2013

Sonakshi Sinha got herself listed among the Bollywood actresses who have been filmed in Durga puja sequences on the silver screen. She joins the Bollywood celebration of Durga puja in her upcoming film, Bullett Raja, with Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergil. Vidya Balan was last seen embodying the victory of the good over the […]

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VEDA Restaurant shares Bhagare Prawns recipe from Durga Puja 2013 menu

Posted on: 8th Oct, 2013

What is the latest on your Durga puja menu 2013? Are you going to cook and serve your friends something from the regular menu? If no, then try Bhagare Prawns with festive flavor from Bengali cuisine. VEDA Restaurant, a brainchild of Rohit Bal and Alok Agarwal in Mumbai, shares the recipe of Bhagare Prawns with […]

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Bengali food festival with Durga puja 2013 menu at HHI Kolkata

Posted on: 5th Oct, 2013

The aroma of the grand Bengali festivals has set in. The long wait has come to an end. Hotel Hindustan International Kolkata is all set with an exclusive Durga Puja 2013  menu of Bengali delicacies to serve the guests on festive days. And to bestow on the city with an assortment of mouthwatering Bengali delicacies, […]

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Launch of Durga Puja Guide 2013 for blind citizens of Kolkata

Posted on: 3rd Oct, 2013

Kolkata, 3rd October: NIP NGO (National Institute of Professionals) has come up with this unique innovative initiative of launching Durga Puja Guide in ‘Braille’ for the blinds and for the first time they will also be launching a Durga Puja Guide for other differently able persons & senior citizens. In these puja guide there are the lists of 200 […]

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Best Durga Puja themes 2013 in Kolkata

Posted on: 1st Oct, 2013

Durga Puja, the most awaited festival of Bengal, is only one week away. Kolkata is the hotbed of Durga Puja festival. The cityscape is dotted with theme-based puja pandals from north to south, and from east to west. Hundreds of pandals make it difficult to create a complete Durga puja Kolkata guide. Out of my […]

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Greet Your Guests with Sweet Treat of Bengal

Posted on: 29th Oct, 2012

‘Baro mase tero parbon’! This popular proverb can best define the festive culture of Bengalis. Starting from Bengali New Year celebration (Mid of April), festive fervor hardly dies. Rather it is strongly felt throughout the year. Durga Puja has just ended and people are gearing up for the festival of light, Diwali. This year, Eid-Ul-Zoha […]

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