The festive season is here. Durga Puja and Navratri will be celebrated with much pomp and splendour in different parts of the country. Devotees will be worshipping different forms of Goddess Durga in these next few days. Preparations and celebrations have already begun, albeit with caution and fear of the pandemic.
Last updated: 08 October 2021, 10:28 AM IST
Devotees carry idol of Goddess Durga on a boat ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Howrah.
Devotees offer prayers at the Jhandewalan temple in New Delhi on the first day of the 9-day long Navratri festival.
Devotees dressed as Lord Hanuman take part in a procession to mark the Navratri festival, in Amritsar.
Women dance during Kalash yatra on the first day of the 9-day long Navratri festival, in Beawar, Rajasthan.