Durga Puja Celebrations in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Durga Puja, celebrated as the triumph of good over evil by Bengalis is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the happening city, Hyderabad that takes one to have a glimpse of the festive cheer encompassing traditional and cosmopolitan fervor. It is one of the most awaited festivals for the Bengali population living in different parts of the world. The Bengalis in Hyderabad celebrates Durga Puja with great excitement and vigor as it is celebrated in Bengal. Innovative pandals and different forms of the idols of Goddess Durga attract large number of people from various communities to the major pandals organized by the Bengali associations in Hyderabad. A good number of cultural activities are also conducted to bring about the festive mood and add extra mile to their celebrations.
Durga Puja is celebrated in Hyderabad in Secundrabad by Bangiya Sanskritik Sangha, Hyderabad Kalibari (Neredmet), Pingle Venkatram Reddy Hall (Lower tank bund) etc.