Pujo Porikrama -North Kolkata

Durga puja is actually a celebration of life, come to the first few weeks of September-October, the heart of every bong thumps faster, it is nothing but in anticipation of homecoming of ma Durga. This year my pandal hopping started with my parar pujo  Satadal. Being a North Kolkatan, its my first priority to go…

Mahalaya – Bajlo tomar alor benu…

Eight decades on, Bengali’s still continue to tune into the authentic voice of ‘Birendra Krishna Bhadra’. Mahishasura Mardini, will emanate from every Bengali house across the country on the holy occasion of Mahalaya. Drenched in early morning wows, sun rises with the sonorous voice of Bhadra with a heart-piercing melody. The voice still rules the…