Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Durga Puja Calendar 2017: Puja Schedule and Dates | Navratri Dates

Are you looking for Durga Puja Dates or Durga Puja Schedule in Kolkata this year? If yes, you are at right place as we have included all important information including the Dura Puja Calendar 2017 that provides the detail information about the Dates of Durga Puja Celebration this year
or in other words, you can better say Navratri Dates.

Durga Puja is the one of the most famous festival celebrated in West Bengal. This festival is celebrated to honor the Goddess of Power, Durga during the period of Navratri. The festival is celebrated for 10 days. However, it is only after the sixth to ninth day that Durga Puja Pandals with grand idols of Goddess Durga are open for visitors.The last day i.e the 10th day is called the Visarjan Day. On this day, the Idol of Goddess is immersed in water with grand celebration and procession. This year,  Kolkata Durga Puja 2017 begins on October 1st and goes on till October 11th.

Durga Puja Calendar 2016: Puja Schedule and Dates | Navratri Dates
Durga Puja Pandal (Source)

Durga Puja Calendar 2017: Puja Schedule and Dates | Navratri Dates

Name of Events Day Date of Events
Mahalaya 2017 Tuesday 19 September 2017
Maha Panchami 2017 Monday 25 September 2017
Maha Sasthi 2017 Tuesday 26 September 2017
Maha Saptami 2017 Wednesday 27 September 2017
Maha Ashtami 2017 Thursday 28 September 2017
Maha Nabami 2017 Friday 29 September 2017
Bijaya Dashami 2017 Saturday 30 September 2017

Since this post was related to Durga Puja 2016 Dates and Schedule only, we have already provided the information. We have also posted about Durga Puja Kolkata Pandals 2016, you might want to check that as well. In between, If you are a devotee of Maa Durga, you might have already done all the preparations before the arrival of above mentioned Navratri Dates of 2016 .Although, Durga Puja is celebrated all over the country, it's Kolkata where Durga Puja is celebrated in awesome manner. If you haven't visited Kolkata during Durga Puja, We recommend you to check the kind of celebration they do.

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