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20.10.2023 - 24.10.2023
Düsseldorf Durga Puja is a vibrant and culturally rich event that celebrates one of the most significant festivals in the Hindu calendar. Since 2012 we are organizing and celebrating one of the largest Indian festival.
Düsseldorf Durga Puja is a cultural extravaganza that brings together people from diverse backgrounds to celebrate the rich traditions and spirituality of India. It is a time of joy, devotion, and togetherness that showcases the cultural diversity and unity of the Indian diaspora in Düsseldorf and surrounding regions.
What you might expect at a Düsseldorf Durga Puja event:
Idol of Goddess Durga:
The centerpiece of the event is the elaborately crafted idol of Goddess Durga. This idol is placed in a beautifully decorated and well-lit pandal (temporary structure) or a specially constructed temple-like structure.
Rituals and Prayers:
The event begins with the recitation of religious prayers and rituals conducted by Hindu priests. Devotees gather to seek the blessings of Goddess Durga and offer their prayers.
Düsseldorf Durga Puja features a wide array of cultural performances, including traditional Indian dances like Kathak, Bharatanatyam, and various folk dances, Bollywood dance and music. There may also be music performances, recitations, and drama presentations that depict rich culture of India.
Food and Cuisine:
A variety of delicious Indian dishes and sweets are available, giving attendees a taste of authentic Indian cuisine. You can expect to savor popular dishes like samosas, chaat, and various sweets like rasgulla and gulab jamun.
Community and Togetherness:
Dusseldorf Durga Puja is not just a religious event but also a time for the Indian community to come together, celebrate their culture, and strengthen bonds of friendship and community.