Thursday, 16 October 2014

Durga Puja - Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja is an important festival of Odisha, India and is celebrated with pomp & grandeur.

Odisha's capital is the Temple-city, Bhubaneswar.

Here are some pics of the Nayapalli Durga Puja Samiti Pandal.

Nayapalli is a locality of Bhubaneswar:



Doesn't the palace, oops Pandal, look appealing?


It was past midnight when we reached. Yet, look at the crowd!




Notice the deities Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra & Lord Jagannath strategically placed on the Pandal just above the "Welcome" :


There was lovely lighting on the road leading to the Pandal.

It truly looked like a magical Palace:




This was just one of the Durga Puja Pandals of Bhubaneswar.

Here are some more posts with pics of the Pandals I visited this year in Odisha:

Durga Puja - Old Station Square, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Khan Nagar, Cuttack

Durga Puja - Jharpada, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Sahid Nagar, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Rasulgarh, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Bomikhal, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Unit 1, Bhubaneswar

Durga Puja - Ashok Nagar, Bhubaneswar

4 comments:

  1. awesome images!! thanks a ton for sharing Anita :)

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation, Ankita :)
      Delighted that you liked them!

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  2. How grand! Looks like Mysore palace...

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    1. Grand indeed. Yes, resembles the Mysore palace a bit because of the colour :)

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