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10 Experiences You Should Not Miss In Kolkata

Kolkata almost inherently recalls images of Victoria Memorial, Howrah Bridge or yellow taxis. However, there is so much more to the quintessential Kolkata experience than the usual stereotypes. Here, we list 10 of the most enchanting experiences that the cultural capital of India has in store for you: Take a […]

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10 Weekend Getaways from Kolkata

  After a grueling week in the hustle and bustle, heat and dust, noise and crowd of the busy city, it is natural for you to feel the need for a break. Fortunately, Kolkata has an interesting mix of offbeat destinations that can serve as ideal weekend getaways for your […]

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Durga Puja

Durga Puja, also known as Durgotsava or Sharadotsav is a Hindu Festival in South Asia that celebrated the Worship of Hindu Goddess Durga. It includes 6 days of celebration; Mahalaya, Shasthi, Saptami, Mahaa-Ashtami, Mahaa-nabami, and Dashmi (Vijayadashmi). This festival marks the great victory of Goddess Durga over the Buffalo demon […]

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5 places that offer the best and distinct Durga Puja Celebration

few places have their own style of celebrating the triumph of this Goddess of Shakti over the buffalo-demon or the defeat of Rashash King Ravana by Lord Rama; perhaps a mix-of both with a further detailing that narrates the tradition, beliefs and practices of the land.

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