Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Durga Puja

This is how we celebrated Durga Puja in Kolkata over the last weekend.

Ray Street pandal

The Ray Street Puja Pandal.

Chakraberia Pandal

The Chakraberia (Trikoniya Park) Puja Pandal.


shweta said...

oh!! hw i missed da puja bck in cal. hw i wished i ws then nd there among da celebrations nd seeing "kolkata bcoming a bride".


Shekhar said...

shweta: You know how it is like, Shweta, don't you? It is as if the whole city comes to the party...entire families, kids in tow, tour the pandals across the city and are out till 2 in the morning...which is a lot to say for a city whose streets are as quiet as a tombstone by 11 at night.