Durga Puja

  • Celebrating Durga: the mother to one and all 24-10-2012 01:10 PM

    Watch the show defining the power of Ma Durga and celebrations across India with Bengali actor Parambrata Chatterjee. ...
  • People celebrate Dussehra, the victory of good over evil 24-10-2012 09:51 AM

    It's a day that marks the victory of good over evil and from morning till late at night we'll see a string of rituals take place. ...
  • The world's oldest Ramleela: Chitrakoot Ramleela of Varanasi 24-10-2012 08:55 AM

    The Chitrakoot Ramleela of Varanasi is the most famous and the oldest Ramleela of Kaashi. ...
  • Kolkata: People offer prayers on Maha Navami 23-10-2012 07:11 PM

    Devotees are expected to continue thronging Durga Puja pandals on Maha Navami to offer prayers and feast on the delicacies. ...
  • Kolkata: Thousands gather to celebrate Maha Ashtami 22-10-2012 08:40 PM

    Maha Ashtami, the most important day of the 10-day long Durga Puja festivities, is being celebrated all over the country. ...
  • West Bengal: Cooking festive food with designer Agnimitra 22-10-2012 01:22 PM

    CNN-IBN cooks Ilish Mach Bhapa with fashion designer Agnimitra. ...
  • West Bengal: Mental hospital inmates celebrate Durga Puja 22-10-2012 10:05 AM

    Durga puja festivities are on in West Bengal and authorities are making sure everyone gets a chance to be part of it. This includes the inmates of mental health institutes. It's a festival of inclusion, where Shakti humbles all. A festival when differences are forgotten as everyone comes together in...
  • WB: President Pranab Mukherjee attends Durga Puja celebrations 21-10-2012 03:49 PM

    The President of India Pranab Mukherjee went back to his ancestral village, like he does every year, to offer prayers. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Advani's padyatra 09-10-2011 12:40 PM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about BJP leader LK Advani's padyatra, the BPL cap set by the Planning Commission and more. ...
  • Durga Puja: Mamata goes pandal hopping 06-10-2011 11:45 AM

    Mamata Banerjee is the first West Bengal Chief Minister to enter a puja pandal in 34 years. ...
  • Durga Puja celebrations on at full swing 05-10-2011 05:17 PM

    Devotees are expected to continue thronging puja pandals offering prayers and feasting on the delicacies. ...
  • Kolkata band Bhoomi launches album during Durga Puja 05-10-2011 10:48 AM

    A popular band from Kolkata- Bhoomi has come out with a new album- using the occasion of Durga Puja as a perfect launch. ...
  • Kolkata: people offer prayers on Maha Navami 05-10-2011 10:42 AM

    Devotees are expected to continue thronging Durga Puja pandals on Maha Navami to offer prayers and feast on the delicacies. ...
  • Durga Puja: Mamata becomes fashion icon 05-10-2011 09:49 AM

    Its not just Durga Puja that's in vogue but Mamata Banerjee is creating a buzz too and not only through her political statements but also for her dressing sense. ...
  • Party decides what role I play, not me: Pranab 05-10-2011 09:33 AM

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee visits his ancestral home in Birbhum for Durga Puja. ...
  • Kolkata: Durga Puja and Mamata's favourite fish recipe 05-10-2011 08:15 AM

    During the festive season of Durga Puja, we bring you the recipe of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's favourite dish. ...
  • Durga Puja: Kolkata celebrates Maha Ashtami 04-10-2011 09:54 AM

    Maha Ashtami, the most important day of the 10-day long Durga Puja festivities, is being celebrated all over the country. ...
  • Durga Puja: Bollywood stars go pandal hopping 04-10-2011 09:32 AM

    With Durga Puja underway, Bollywood's Bengali brigade is busy pandal hopping and gorging on Bengali delicacies. ...
  • Mahasaptami celebrations in the City of Joy 03-10-2011 03:04 PM

    Celebrations are on in full with people pandal hopping in Kolkata. ...
  • Celebrations in Kolkata as Durga Puja begins 02-10-2011 07:35 PM

    On Maha Shashti, the first day of the Durga Puja, Lord Rama invoked Maa Durga and began the 5-day ritual which will culminate in Vijaya Dashmi. ...
  • On Bijoy Dasami, devotees bid adieu to Ma Durga 17-10-2010 12:48 PM

    Festive mood is in the air as people of India celebrate Dussera and Bijoy Dasami. ...
  • Designer wear a rage this Durga Puja 15-10-2010 02:54 PM

    Kolkata: It's Ashtami today - while it's one of the most important pujo days - it's also a day for everyone to flaunt their brand new clothes. so what is the well-dressed babu wearing this puja which is really cutting edge fashion? ...
  • Ashtami celebrations at 75-year-old Kolkata puja 15-10-2010 02:41 PM

    Kolkata: As Durga Puja festivities reach its crescendo, we bring you the mood on Maha Ashtami. ...
  • How to pick the best pujo music this season 15-10-2010 12:54 PM

    Kolkata: It's Maha Ashtami today and Bikramjit Ray shares some tips on how to pick the best pujo music this season. ...
  • Five-day long Durga Puja begins today 13-10-2010 10:15 AM

    The biggest festival for the Bengalis, Durga Puja, begins today. ...
  • Goddess in 'kumari' form celebrated all over 12-10-2010 11:49 AM

    Ahead of Durga Puja, young girls being worshipped as the goddess. ...
  • Aspiring priests attend workshops to invoke Goddess 11-10-2010 10:49 AM

    Started 9 years ago, the nine-day workshop in Kolkata teaches aspiring priests how to minimise errors in the mantras during worship. ...
  • It's Mahalaya: countdown to Durga Puja begins 07-10-2010 10:57 AM

    Devotees gear up for the festive season, as Mahalaya heralds the beginning of Durga Puja. ...
  • Durga Puja Special: From Kolkata, with love 28-09-2009 01:48 AM

    From music to movies, Goddess Durga is everywhere in Kolkata. A special show on the citys best days. ...
  • Watch: Best theme pandals in Kolkata 27-09-2009 05:07 PM

    Theme pandals are something that durga puja organisers always bank on to get the maximum visitors. ...