On Sunday , they were granted bail by a Barasat court. Kali Puja is a very famous Hindu festival devoted to the Goddess Kali. During the Kali puja night, we stayed at our local Kali puja temple. Sweets are distributed and lavish dinners shared. Name of the Puja Committees Under P.
Homes and pandals may also practice rites in the mainstream Hindu-style, non-Tantric tradition with ritual dressing of Kali in her form as Adya Shakti Kali and no animals are sacrificed. Boro Taldanga Chandannagar 50 Golden Jubilee 3. Offerings of red hibiscus flowers, sweets, sweetmeat, and rice and lentils are made to the Goddess. So we stopped at old kali mandir near Chotobattala and took prasadam on the way back home. Another famous temple dedicated to Kali in Kolkata is. When Is Durga Puja in 2018, 2019, and 2020? Community pujas dedicated to the goddess, however, take place once a year on Diwali. And to stop her, Lord Shiva blended with the demons and threw himself in her path.
Kali puja near iit main gate: Nicely decorated pandel and lighting created a festive mood in Diwali evening. In these texts, she is described to have been born out of Durga's brow or forehead during one of her battles with the demons. Main Jagadhatri puja is celebrated over four days from Saptami to Dashami. Drizzling outside, roads looked deserted, still police blocked the roads leading towards many Puja pandels. Goddess Kali is considered as an exterminator of evil forces. In the evening, the important Sandhi Puja is done to worship Goddess Durga in her Chamunda form, which slayed the two accomplices of buffalo demon Mahishasura -- Chanda and Munda -- during her battle to kill the demon.
It is prescribed that a worshipper should meditate throughout the night until dawn. In every street corner, pandals will be organised. Chandanagar is famous for Jagadhatri Puja like Kolkata Durga Puja and Barasat famous for Kali Puja. In 2018, it falls on October 8. For Kali Puja, the day when Amavasya prevails during midnight is considered while for Lakshmi Puja the day when Amavasya prevails during Pradosh is considered. Lakshmi Puja on Purnima Tithi in month of Ashwin is known as Kojagara Puja and more commonly known as.
Durga Puja Dates Detailed Information The main celebrations occur across five consecutive days: Shasthi, Saptami, Ashtami, Navami, and Dashami. In the Kalighat Temple in , Kalikhetra Temple in and in Kamakhya Temple in , Kali is worshipped as on this day so as to reflect an essence of Haldars on Kali worship. This year it will start on 2nd November and continue up to 7th November. Before the puja begins, people also partake as performers and audience in magic shows and theatres. The Tribune does not endorse or support the views in these posts in any manner. It's on the new moon day of the Hindu month of Ashwin in Bengal, on the night of Kartik Amavasya in October or November, a few days after Durga Puja that the ritual of Kali Puja is performed by the worshippers. The goddess's favorite bhog food is prepared and offered to her, and then distributed to devotees.
This year it will start on 14th November and continue up to 18th November. Kali Puja was practically unknown before the 18th century; however, a late 17th-century devotional text Kalika —by Balram mentions an annual festival dedicated to Kali. In many Bengali and Assamese households, Kali is worshipped daily. This Math is established on the sacred birth place of Swami Shivananda, ad direct disciple of Shree Ramakrishna. But she got so immersed in slaughtering the demons that anyone who came in her path was also destroyed. This year I made small trip to iit kharagpur campus to visit 3 pandels.
Kolkata is famous for Durga puja festival , and Barasat and Madhyamgram are equally famous for kali puja. Circus Math Chandannagar 49 Pre Golden Jubilee 4. While most people in India on Amavasya Tithi during Diwali, folks in West Bengal, Orissa and Assam worship Goddess Kali on new moon day, the most important day of. I took a day off to plan for pandels hopping in Madhyamgram and Barasat. As such, they turned to Goddess Durga for help and Kali was born. She is worshipped at night with rites and. The accused also roughed up his father and brother when they came to his rescue.
Agragami Puja at Sajirhat If you miss home town puja bash during Durga puja festival , still you can enjoy whole day at Madhyamgram and Barasat. We planned to go for Kali Puja Pandel hopping on 19Th October, 2017 in Barasat and Madhyam area. Shimla, Manikaran, Kulu, Manali and Khajjiar are among the places that will feature in his decoration for the puja at Barasat. Kali Puja in 2019: Sunday Oct 27. She is offered food and sweets made of rice, lentils and fruits.