durga puja 2017

Kolkata: The Durga Puja spirit picked up on Wednesday which marked Maha Saptami,  day two of the Puja, as attired in their best people visited puja marquees to pray to the Goddess and participate in the festivities across West Bengal. The day started off with morning prayers, as the rituals commenced with ‘Pran Pratistha’ where the …

Kolkata: From traditional local delicacies like fresh river prawns cooked in coconut cream and hilsa in pineapple gravy to international dishes such as Caribbean chicken steak or fish in hoisin sauce, city eateries are gearing up to woo revellers during Bengal’s biggest carnival, the Durga Puja. The metropolis’ fine dining hubs have spiced up their menus …