Durga is a popular fierce form the Hindu Goddess. She is known for battling and killing demons.
Mahalaya marks the start of the ‘Devi-paksha’ and the end of the ‘Pitri-paksha’. The traditional six day countdown to Mahasaptami starts from Mahalaya. Goddess Durga visits the earth for only four days but seven days prior to the Pujas, starts the Mahalaya. The enchanting voice of Birendra Krishna Bhadra fills up the predawn hours of the day thus marking the beginning of ‘Devipaksha’ and the beginning of the count-down to Durga Puja.
2. Durga Saptashati
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The App contains Maa Durga bhajans, YouTube videos and wallpapers.
The App has detailed information about how to do various pujas,significance, material required and the entire process. It has Shiv puja,Lakshmi,durga,hanuman,nag panchmi,ganesh chathurthi, aadi krithigai and lots more. It has devotional songs to stream and download. Mantra for different pujas,chant counter and panchang calender,temple locator and lots more for puja related things.
5. Durga Puja Pandal Hopper
The App has pictures,location and rating for each Durga puja pandal in Kolkata. It helps you in building a wishlist of pandals to visit.