Durga Puja is an annual festival of Hindu is also familiar with another name Akal Bodhan is a celebration of worshipping Goddess Durga. It is celebrated all round the country but mainly famous in the eastern states like Assam, Orissa, Jharkhand, Bihar, Tripura and West Bengal. Apart from India Dura Puja is a famous festival among Hindu community of Nepal and in Bangladesh too. Based on Hindi calendar it begins on 2nd day of month Kartik and ends on 7th day of the same month.
In Durga Puja we create big pandal with theme based eco friendly idols of Goddess Durga along with goddess Lakshmi, Saraswati, Ganesh and Kartikeye. We also offer our prayer to Lord Shiva as he is the consort of Devi Durga. Â Puja ends after immersing statue of Goddess Durga on Dashmi in water with full rituals.
By chanting this mantra of Devi Durga one can stay happy throughout the life:
Ya Devi sarva bhuteshu Matri rupena samsthita
Ya Devi sarva bhuteshu Shakti rupena samsthita
Ya Devi sarva bhutesu Shanti rupena samsthita
Namestasyai Namestasyai Namestasyai Namoh Namah
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