A glimpse of the Telenga Bagan Sarbojanin’s Durga Puja pandal in Kolkata. The five-day festival, which commemorates the slaying of the demon king Mahishasura by Goddess Durga and marks the triumph of good over evil, begins on October 7A worker cleans the floor after installing the idol of Goddess Durga at a platform inside a home in Kolkata,
An artist works on a puja mandap at Arambagh Park, New Delhi. This year theme here is ‘In Search of Roots’, to create awareness about the dying jute industryA wooden Durga idol based on Kawad art of Rajasthan is displayed at Nabin Pally in North Kolkata on Tuesday, October


An artist makes an idol of Goddess Durga for a pandal at Vashi, Navi Mumbai on Thursday.