Customs and Traditions of Durga Puja

If there is one festival with which the Bengalis are synonymous, then it has to be Durga Puja. The festival is celebrated with much pomp and zest throughout West Bengal and the state lights up like a newlywed bride. The customs and traditions of Durga Puja are worth knowing. So if you are ever headed to the land of Goddess Durga, you better be prepared to participate in her festival. Every Bengali all over the world is always geared up for the big celebration of the arrival of Goddess Durga as the festival is celebrated in the month of Ashwin which generally falls between September and October and the Lakshmi Puja is held on th

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