Durga Puja 2019

|| Om Namaha Shambhave ||
|| Om Shri Gurubhyo Namaha ||
|| Sairam||
 
Kangra, a small district in Himachal Pradesh, is not a place one would usually associate with Durga Pooja. Yet, over the last 13 years, Durga Pooja has been a regular feature at Shivanandam Nivas, old Kangra.  What started as a small celebration now attracts devotees from all parts of the world.
The festival is a ten day celebration that invokes and venerates the Universal Divine Mother (Durga). It is a symbol of good vanquishing evil. Over those ten days, some of the highlights include traditional rituals (such as poojas, Chandi Havan), traditional dancing (Dhunuchi) and free meals for those who visit.

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