Kolkata: Individuals from the Muslim neighborhood organised a Durga Puja celebration of their neighbourhood right here, demonstrating brotherhood whereas additionally setting an instance of humanity. A puja pandal has been constructed within the minority-dominated space of Alimuddin Road for the 2 Hindu households who dwell there. Md Tausif Rehman, a social employee and the organiser of the native Durga Puja, instructed ANI that the idol of Goddess Durga has been put in and that individuals from the Hindu neighborhood will carry out a puja with correct rituals. “Being a Muslim, we have now sure limits nevertheless it`s not that we can’t organise Puja. On this Pandal we have now introduced Maa Durga there will likely be rituals daily which will likely be adopted and it will likely be achieved by the Hindu household for whom the puja is organised. Why ought to our brothers and sisters go to the puja pandals far-off to carry out puja?” he stated.
In line with Sayantan Sen, an area resident, the neighbours’ gesture units an instance in society by sending a message of humanity and brotherhood. “We’re very glad to see that this puja is being organised just for we Hindu household. That is setting an instance of humanity and mankind and teaches us that there shouldn’t be any distinction, so far as religions are involved,” he stated.
One other member of the household who is part of these for whom the puja is being organised, Gudiya Kumari Devi stated, “It is an incredible event for me as I personally acquired an opportunity to embellish Maa Durga and get issues ready. I thank my Muslim brothers who made this attainable.”
The Hindu pageant of Durga Puja, also referred to as Durgotsava or Sharodotsava, is a yearly celebration that honours the Hindu goddess Durga and commemorates her victory over Mahishasur.Over time, Durga Puja has change into an inseparable a part of Indian tradition with innumerable folks celebrating this pageant in their very own distinctive means whereas pertaining to custom.Hindu mythology holds that the goddess involves her earthly abode presently to bless her devotees. For the Bengali neighborhood, Durga Puja is the largest pageant. This 12 months Maha Shashti falls on October 1 and Vijaya Dashami on October 5.The importance of Durga Puja goes past faith and is revered because the celebration of compassion, brotherhood, humanity, artwork and tradition. From the reverberation of `dhak` and new garments to scrumptious meals, there stays a merry temper throughout nowadays.