Hari Ghosh Street Sarbojonin Durgotsav Samity


             The mandap will host the ‘mother’ decked in the serene traditional attire of Bengal. In recent times, the natural calamity in Uttarakhand has resulted in the deaths of thousands of our fellow-Indians. The catastrophe in the ‘holy land’ however was the result of unbridled human greed. For years, we had been callous enough to inflict several blows on the local environment there. It was not unexpected that Nature would strike back with vengeance and when it did so, modern science was forced to be a mute spectator. Infact, it seemed that the angry Lord Rudra Himself had cast aside His benevolence, and had directed the destruction to cleanse all that was ‘evil’ in His abode  Presenting the many avtaars of Shiva is the focus of our mandap and its surroundings this year. The devi’s worship will be conducted in an environment enriched with the august presence of the Lord, the inherent idea being that the might of the Goddess is an integral part of the eternal power of Lord Shiva. Keeping this idea in mind, the theme for this year is -
 
“Kalyan-Sundar-Mangalma
Hari Ghosh Street ebar Shivamoy