/IN PICTURE : Babughat gears up for smooth conduct of Durga idol immersion

IN PICTURE : Babughat gears up for smooth conduct of Durga idol immersion

The immersion ceremony denotes the end of the Goddess”s annual sojourn to her paternal home and she returns to her husband Lord Shiva in Mount Kailash.

Pic Courtesy : Krishanu Bhattacharjee

The banks of the Ganges and other water bodies took the form of a celebration as people from all regions joined in colorful immersion processions, “dhaka” (dhol)..

Pic Courtesy : Krishanu Bhattacharjee

A huge security cordon was arranged around Babughat in central Kolkata, where there was a steady stream of community worship immersion this afternoon. A large number of people, even from abroad, gathered at Babughat in the festive spirit as they danced all the way to the ghat.

Pic Courtesy : Krishanu Bhattacharjee

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