2017 Durga Puja in Russia
Durga Puja is amongst the promising festivals of Bengali people
and itís rejoiced in India for several years and at the present,
itís also rejoiced in the whole world together with Russia.
There are numerous Indian communities residing in Russia,
especially Bengali communities which are celebrating Durga Puja
for several years and the other exciting thing about it is the
people of Russia too are taking part in this occasion.
The opening Durga puja of Russia was started in one local house
of culture because during an Indian cultural event, some Bengali
priests were flown to Russia. From the previous 20 years, Russia
is observing this festival and Durga Pujas were being organized
in a number of places with Inter club of people in Friendship
University. In this University, students generally come from
India and other Asian countries.
There are a lot of associations in Russia who organize this
festival and get together all Indian communities to take part in
this festival. These associations are mostly run by Bengali
people who arrange everything which is necessary for Durga Puja.
They make pandals as well as eco-friendly idols of Mother Durga.
People visit these pandals to receive the blessings of Mother
Durga and take pleasure of Bengali sweet cuisines. The Russian
people too adore this festival and love the sweets which are
imported from Kolkata.
There are numerous Russian places where Durga Puja is
prearranged each year. People, while receiving blessing of
Mother Durga, also likes the songs and concerts, especially of
Bengali rock bands. There are slokas and mantras which are tuned
towards throughout the Durga Puja festival. Russian residents
also take part in Indian festivals and get pleasure of them with
all Bengali cuisines. They also wear traditional Bengali
costumes to find the full mood of this festival.
Really, Durga Puja of Russia is rejoiced with full worship and
Puja Pandals in Russia
1) Moscow Durga Puja Association
Russia, Moscow, 119571
Street- Akademika Anokhina,
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