The Durga Puja festival is celebrated in the grand scale all over the India, but especially it is celebrates in Bengal by bengali, as it is festival of spirit and celebrates with great power of dhol Tasha, garba, dandiya.
As the whole state is dress up with the festival energy, also the different vibes get from the puja pandals with their marvelous theme every year.
However, dur to this pandemic this year also we are not allowed to step inside the pandals to take the darshan. Don’t feel sab for it, today we have brought some pics of this year best themed Durga Puja pandals in Kolkata this year that are bound to leave you mesmerized.
Kolkata main festival is Durga Puja, so the artist starts to prepare the idols and pandals with some unique ideas, 2-3 months before the festival.
From the lost art of Jatra (Bengali theatre) to showcasing tribal culture, here are some of the best Puja pandals from Kolkata.
1. FD BLOCK, SALT LAKE:
This year the theme for Durga Puja is FD Block in Salt Lake. The pandals is designed according to an old English Castle. The idols has been kept completely traditional with glittering and colourful ‘Chalchitra,’ inside the pandals.
2. KAKURGACHI YUVAK BRINDA:
This Durga Puja committee decided to do that things which are forgotten by the people for long. So there are hand painted posters, the pandals has been decorated with glimpses of some of the best jatra that once discussion in the almost every Bengali household. According to the theme, Devi Durga along with her children have been dressed perfectly.
3. SHADHINOTA DIBOSH UDJAPON SAMITI, KAKURGACHI:
This committee theme is based on the traditional arts or Indigenous art of various areas of the state. In the entrance of the pandals is draped with red decorations and so the borders adorned with Trishuls. Surrounding in covered by painting by popular artist Jamini Roy. Devi Durga sits at the centre of the pandal in a traditional ekchala form.
This year the theme of the Chaltabagan’s is showcasing the goddess in bridal surrounding from designing the pandals to the idols everything has tribals touch. Devi Durga and her children are dressed in Indigenous clothing and accessories just like they wear in tribal communities.
5. LAKE TOWN ADHIBASI BRINDA:
The pandal for Adhibasi Brinda has channelized a much creative way to depict the sudden halt of time due to the pandemic. The club is celebrating their 59th year of organising Durga Puja.