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Preparation of upcoming Durga Puja festival in Calcutta, India

09-28-2011 13:13 BJT

An Indian artist colours clay idols of Goddess Durga for the upcoming Durga Puja festival
in Calcutta, capital of eastern Indian state West Bengal on Sept. 27, 2011. The festival
celebrates the homecoming of Mother Goddess Durga and the victory of good over evil,
dramatized by the goddess' demolition of the evil buffalo demon, Mahishasura. (Xinhua/Tumpa
Mondal)

An Indian artist colours clay idols of Goddess Durga for the
upcoming Durga Puja festival in Calcutta, capital of eastern
Indian state West Bengal on Sept. 27, 2011. The festival
celebrates the homecoming of Mother Goddess Durga and the
victory of good over evil, dramatized by the goddess'
demolition of the evil buffalo demon, Mahishasura.
(Xinhua/Tumpa Mondal)

Clay idols of Goddess Durga are seen during the preparation of upcoming Durga Puja festival
in Calcutta, capital of eastern Indian state West Bengal on Sept. 27, 2011. The festival
celebrates the homecoming of Mother Goddess Durga and the victory of good over evil,
dramatized by the goddess' demolition of the evil buffalo demon, Mahishasura. (Xinhua/Tumpa
Mondal)

 

 

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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