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Selimpur Pally - Celebrating 78th Year

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2011 Coverage

2010 Coverage
Selimpur Pally Durgotsav is all set to celebrate its 77th year’s durgapuja in this 2010. The mandap is located at Selimpur, South Kolkata.

This year Selimpur Pally goes for its old chemistry with the famous artist Mr. Gopal Poddaar who has earned a good name in the genre of theme puja. Gopal Poddar belongs in the class of Theme makers who has always focused on Indian rural art & craft to decorate his pandal. With a view to popularize the age old traditional art & craft of India this year also he has taken a theme of soulful craft of North India. The ground work has already been started and his craft men are engaged in giving shape to the theme. Along with good ambience and lovely illumination here in Selimpur Pally Durgotsav you can also see exceptional interior decorations and interesting Pratima.

The members are planning to inaugurate the puja on the 10th day of October i.e. Tritiya by Smt.Mamata Banerjee or any central Minister.

When talking about awards, “Selimpur Pally Durgatsav” always manages to be in the first three pujas of Kolkata & West Bengal. This puja is famous worldwide through leading national & international print & electronic media. Since 2002 all national channels telecast live coverage of this puja in India as well as abroad. In the year 2009 Selimpur Pally received Star Ananda Puja Samman.

Secretary Mr. Partho Roy is very proud of his puja. He says, “Selimpur Pally has been organizing Durga Puja since last 77 years and especially from 2002 in a befitting and gorgeous manner. Here at this place of Kolkata a large number of cosmopolitan people reside in complete peace and harmony irrespective of their faith & belief.” The club i.e. Selimpur Pally, a sports & cultural club of Selimpur, is situated at 39 Gariahat Road (South) Kolkata-700031.

Route Guide: If you want to be a part of this grandeur come to Jadavpur Police Station and take a left turn. Selimpur Pally Puja is ready to welcome you!!!

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