People of City of Joy i.e. Kolkata, waits whole year restlessly for their favorite puja which is Durga Puja. It is also called Sardotsav. It is a celebration of ten days, starting from the day of Mahalaya. In the very morning of Mahalaya, chanting of Mantras and sound of dhak is general scenery that brings the feeling of puja. The soil of Bengal smells with the flavor of Durga Puja celebration which is hardly a scenery in West Bengal in any other puja. This is the time people of all ages in Kolkata looks energetic and enthusiastic about the puja celebration. From poor to rich all section of people could be seen in busy with their puja shopping. All the latest brands and fashionable clothes and footwear covers the whole market.
Kolkata Durga Puja Maa Durga Puja 2016
This is the time when a small to darkest corner of the city glows up with the beautiful and sparkling light. It is the biggest autumn festivals in the world. People of different states and also from different countries come to visit kolkata at the time of Durga Puja. Thus this puja attract tourism business remarkably. There are lots many pandals in kolkata which are made incredibly but its very tough to see all pandals together. So this blog will help you to get information about some selected pandal those must be get visited during the puja time.
Maa Durga Puja 2016 Pandal Hopping in Kolkata 2016
Deshapriya Park Durga Puja Maa Durga Puja
If you are out of your home for pandal hopping of Durga Puja then you should definitely visit to the pandal of Deshapriya Park. This localities pandal has record of making beautiful and ethnic pandals over ther years. In the year 2015 Deshapriya Park has made record of making 88 feet-high Durga idol which was made up of cement. It was a breaking news in the whole country at that point of time. This year also it will come up with some drastic and sober pandal.
Kumartuli Park Durga Puja Maa Durga Puja
Kumartuli Park is famous for ingenuous themes and handcrafted idols. It was established in 1995. All the grand idols of Durga are handcrafted in Kumartuli, by clay-modellers.
Mohammad Ali Park
The specialty of Mohammad Ali park is that the entire park decked up with dazzling and colorful lighting.This year the organization committee has planed to make a different and exclusive theme of pandal. The interior and exterior decoration of Mohammad Ali park pandal is always eye catching and different.
Bose Pukur Sitala Mandir
Bose Pukur Sitala Mandir has won multiple awards as of the date for its beautiful rural art craft. It is in Bose Pukur Kasba Road of south Kolkata. Those who are willing to see artistic rural craft must visit to see the pandal of Bose Pukur Sitala Mandir.
Ekdalia Evergreen Durga Puja club is located in main Gariahat in south Kolkata. Its main feature is, it comes every year with a replica of one of the temple of India. Another unique feature of Ekdalia Evergreen club is since its beginning it has kept the same age old form of traditional Ma Durga Pratima.
Every year Suruchi Sangha club comes up with the theme of different-different states of India. It is in New Alipore of south Kolkata. The Durga Idols are made on the basis of state for which the pandal’s theme is based on. Suruchi Sangha has a history of 50 years of success in making tremendous pandals.
Every year Jodhpur Park pandal comes up with a different theme which creates curiosity among its visitors. It is located near by of Jadavpur Thana of South Kolkata. Every year Jodhpur Park brings something different and unexpected.
Badamtala Ashar Sangha- Badamtala Ashar Sangha is located in Kalighat, South Kolkata. It is winner of several awards. In the year 2010 it won many awards by Asian paints.
Naktala Udayan Sangha
Naktala Udayan Sangha is one of the pandal’s of south Kolkata that comes up with new innovation and experiment on every year. Not only it create distinct architecture pandal but also show indifferent forms of Durga idol every year. Its fame was on peak in the year 2012 when it brings the theme of “Butterfly- Color of Life”
Shib Mandir Sarbajanin Durgatsab
Shib Mandir Sarbajanin Durgatsab club every year brings an innovation in the theme on which its pandals are based upon. For its innovative themes it has bagged lots of awards as of date. The beauty of pandal and the curiosity of theme call huge crowd every year.
Among pandals of South Kolkata, Mudiali Club is also a well visited pandal by the pandal hoppers. It is well known for its architect design and its vivid view. Every year it comes up with different-different theme like- showing social causes, heritage or depicting ancient stories, current phenomena and all. Those who are enthusiastic for Durga Puja 2016, must visit this pandal once.
Opposite of the Ekdalia Evergreen Club Durgotsab exists one of the highlighted pandal i.e. the Singhi Park Sarbojanin Durgatsab. Year after year it comes up with different innovative ideas that can be visible in its pandal and lighting decoration. Singhi Park has won lots of awards as of date for its innovative ideas and special creations.