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Pre-booking for Durga Puja idols begins in Kolkata

Pre-booking for Durga Puja (symbolic picture)
Pre-booking for Durga Puja (symbolic picture)

 

Kolkata (June 19,2023) : Pre-booking for Durga Puja idols has already begun in Kolkata, ahead of the annual festival. The artisans of Kumartuli, the city's traditional hub for idol-making, are busy with orders from Puja committees all over the city.

The artisans are using a variety of materials to make the idols, including clay, fiberglass, and papier-mâché. They are also using a variety of techniques, including hand-carving and casting. The prices of the idols vary depending on the size, material, and complexity of the design. However, the artisans say that the prices have remained largely unchanged this year.

The pre-booking for Durga Puja idols is a major source of income for the artisans of Kumartuli. It helps them to plan their production and to ensure that they have enough time to complete the orders. The pre-booking also helps the Puja committees to plan their celebrations. They can choose the idols that they want and they can make sure that they have the idols delivered on time.

Durga Puja is one of the most important festivals in Kolkata. It is a time for celebration, feasting, and prayers. The idols of Durga Puja are a symbol of the festival and they are a source of great pride for the people of Kolkata.

The pre-booking for Durga Puja idols is a major event in Kolkata. It is a sign that the festival is approaching and it is a time for the people of the city to start planning their celebrations.


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