Durga Puja in West Bengal, Durga Puja Festival in Bengal

Durga Puja or the five day Durga Puja festival honoring the Goddess Durga is considered as one of the biggest festival in among bengalis residing in West Bengal. Durga Puja is not only celebrated in West Bengal but also widely celebrated in Bangladesh and places where Bengali people resides.

Normally Durga Puja held in either September or in October every year and it is Kolkata’s most important festival; it is an occasion for glamorous celebrations. People of all works of life participate in the celebration of the Durga Puja festival. The best part of Durga Puja in West Bengal is Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Christian – people of all religion participate in this celebration.