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    Posted October 23, 2015 by
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    Shree Shree Cantt Durga Puja & Sewa Samithi

     
    The Puja here is celebrated with great fanfare.The Durga Puja celebrations amid the auspicious time of the ``navratras'' best exemplify the unifying nature of Indian festivals.

    The three-day celebrations are marked by special rituals and oblation to propitiate the deity. However, the all-pervasive aspect of the festivities is brought to the fore by the participation of people from all communities in the rituals with great fervour and devotion.

    The resplendent ``pandals'' and the exquisite idols decorated in colourful finery draw crowds to the puja venues. People from all religions throng the pandals and offer prayers to Goddess Durga, observing fasts, especially during `Saptami', `Ashtami' and `Navmi'.
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