Belur Math Kolkata

September 23, 2015 Kalyan Panja 0 Comments

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Belur Math is a hour bus ride from the center of Kolkata. This sanctuary of Rama Krishna is a peaceful place. At night temples are lighted which make it look more beautiful with pleasant Ghats. However photography is prohibited inside the premises. You can find a shop and a small museum and absolutely worth the detour.



Ganesha Chaturthi Kolkata

September 15, 2015 Kalyan Panja 1 Comments

Ganesha Chaturthi, celebrates the birth of the god Ganesh, son of Shiva and Parvati, according to Hindu religion prevalent in India. In the weeks preceding the festival, which lasts for ten days, are produced and sold idols in the shape of an elephant, the appearance of which is identified with the god Ganesh.