Rituals are the most important part of the Durga Puja of Bonedi Houses. Durga Pooja is the grand festival of Kolkata as well as in Bengal. The Rituals are strictly maintained in the traditional poojas of Bonedi houses from the Day1 (Maha Shasti) to Day5 (Vijaya Doshomi or Dussera). The poojas, organized by different associations or the “Barwari Poojas” perform the basic customs of worshipping the […]
Durga Puja in Kolkata is the grand social event. It is not just the event or the festival, but it also carries the sentiment of homecoming, the feeling of the first love and the clustering of happiness that one can cherish throughout the year. It is celebrated for five days to honor the Goddess Durga and her sons and daughters who are also God and […]
It’s so funny that we want permanent things in the impermanence of life. Life is transient. So, everything attached with our living is transient like the autumn clouds that float away with the passing time. Life is short. We make it lengthy by searching stability, safety, and securities in this short span of living. But at the end when it is going to disappear, we […]
How the habit of learning helps to survive in the constantly changing environment.
“Every natural action is graceful.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson This week the theme of the WP- Weekly Photo Challenge is Graceful. Gracefulness is a tricky quality — it manifests itself as an effortless, subtle harmony between a subject and its environment. A few days ago, I visited a local amusement park of the city. The park is situated on the bank of a lake. Family and […]
Sometimes the most productive thing we can do is relax. The commitments, troubles, financial obligations, etc. makes our life stressful. We feel that we are confined by our self-made prison. That time, we always want to escape from all the boundaries and take a break from all of these. This is relaxation. We need it to unwind our energy and take rest for sometimes. The things […]
The great storyteller, Roald dahl said, “Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it“. Everything depends on belief. If you believe in magic, magic or miracle will happen with you. The children are very smart to believe anything without storming their brain on the matter which they have seen. Hence, they easily believe in fairy tales and the imaginative stories. For that reason, they […]
The child’s mind is a blank canvas. Whichever color the parents show their children, they will paint their canvas with that color.
This is an article on the importance of imaginations in childhood.