When is Durga Puja in the year 2020 ?

The ceremonial worship of Goddess Durga is celebrated as Durga Puja in West Bengal and Assam. The puja celebration begins with Mahalaya in the hindu month of Ashwin, but in the year 2020 in the month of Ashwin there will be two new moons which is not auspicious for rituals to be performed. Hence after Mahalaya which will be on 17th September, Durga Puja will begin from 22 October and end on 26th October, 2020. The victory of Goddess Durga on Mahisasur is an example of good always prevailing over evil and so it is celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm, longines of welcoming goddess Durga, having a great time with family and friends and feasting till the stomach hurts.

Arpita Published: Oct 17, 2019 | Last Updated: Oct 17, 2019
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