In the central hub of the city Santosh Mitra square lebutala park has become quite famous in the recent times. According to the story found in the Devi Mahatmya in the Markandeya Purana, it was created as a valiant goddess to fight an asura, a force inhuman demon called Mahishasur who had established a reign of terror on earth, in heaven and in other worlds. There was no place where this demon could be destroyed, no one was able to do it, it man it god.
The gods went to Brahma who had given Mahishasur the power to be the invincible conqueror of the universe, Brahma could do nothing. They elected Brahma their leader and went to Vaikuntha, the place where Vishnu was lying on Ananta Nag, a snake by the thousands of heads that was one of his mounts found Vishnu and Shiva that Brahma eloquently explain the reign of terror Mahishasur had been created by the three worlds. After listening to all the gods Brahma became angry and beams of powerful lights began to go out from their bodies.
The sea of blinding light headed Ashram of a priest named Katyan. The goddess Durga took the name of Katyani from the priest and emerged from the sea of light. We present 'in the language of the Rig-Veda, and said to be the form of the supreme Brahman who had created all the gods. And now she was there to fight the demon and save the gods. It was not created by their rays but had emerged from all of their combined energies. The gods were blessed with her compassion.
It is said that initially, when I meet Durga Mahishasur the underestimated and said, How can hope of a woman kill me, Mahishasur I'm the one who has defeated the trinity of the gods. Durga did not show no fear roared with a smile which caused an earthquake which made Mahishasur to fear the powers of the goddess.
The terrible Mahishasur threw himself against her, changing forms many times. Before transforming into a buffalo the goddess smote him with the sword. Mahishasur change form and was transformed into an elephant grab the tiger of the goddess and began to pull it towards her. The goddess cut the trunk with her sword. The demon Mahishasur continued to become taken various other forms lion, man, all forms were defeated by Durga.