Shubho Mahalaya

Shubho Mahalaya 2019: Why every Bengali wakes up to Birendra Krishna Bhadra's recital of 'Mahisasur Mardini'

It is that time of the year when every Bengali wakes up at 4 am in the morning, tunes into the radio to listen to the recital of Mahisasura Mardini by Birendra Krishna Bhadra on the occasion of Mahalaya. 

Sep 28, 2019, 06:57 AM IST

Shubho Mahalaya 2018: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays beautiful sand art tribute to Goddess Durga—See pic

Durga Puja usually takes place during September or October, the month of Ashvin according to the Gregorian calendar.

Oct 08, 2018, 10:58 AM IST

Khesari Lal Yadav's 'Navratri' song 'Nimiya Ke Chhanw Me' is out—Watch

The song has been sung by Khesari Lal Yadav and the music is composed by Ashish Verma.

Oct 08, 2018, 08:56 AM IST

Shubho Mahalaya! Time to welcome mother goddess Durga

Just as the Pitru Paksha is about to get over, the time has come to welcome our Mother Goddess Durga—and celebrate the Matri or Matra Paksa, which begins with Mahalaya.

Sep 30, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

PM Modi wishes 'Shubho Mahalaya' as India gets ready to welcome Goddess Durga

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended his wishes to the people of India saying 'Shubho Mahalaya', as Goddess Durga gets ready to visit her devotees.

Oct 12, 2015, 20:42 PM IST