Behind Prachi Cinema Hall in Sealdah area of North Kolkata , a Durga Pujo occurs that is always a surprise package for the Pandal hoppers. No prizes for guessing its already comprehended by all that we are speaking about the much acclaimed and applauded Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo, the pride of Kolkata and the glory of North Kolkata . Santosh Mitro Square has played a pioneering role in many aspects of Kolkata's Durga Pujo. They are the ones who began experimenting with modern pattern of  Pandal structure in Durga Pujo  right from 1996 and ushered in the tradition of organizing open cultural function also.

Many stalwarts of our society are associated with Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo. Though the list of the distinguished personalities is huge but to acquaint our friends with some  we are naming a few. Rai Chand Boral , the father of modern bengali music, Sangeetacharya Gyan Prakash Ghosh , Bengali film star Asit Baran, V. Balsara, a gentleman musician and the King of melody, Himanshu Ghosh ( Sur- O- Sree orchestra) and many other persons of repute and fame are essentially connected with Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo. Prodip Ghosh, a close associate of this Durga Pujo shares such important details with www.durgapujaonline.com.

Friends now its time to reshuffle and equip your knowledge base with some material and orientation regarding Disneyland California, you all might ponder what might be the reason but some of you by now assessed everything clearly. Santosh Mitro Square in Durga Pujo 2012 would present the external part of the Pandal as a replica of Disneyland California. Just like Disneyland, this Durga Pujo too attracts a huge congregation of masses. When we enter Disneyland the hustle and bustle  of daily life seem to disappear into thin air, people are transcended to a world of fantasy . Disneyland California is most certainly a world of enchantment , it is a seamless blend of yesterday, today and tomorrow. Friends a feeling somewhat like this is aroused the moment we step in Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo 2012.

It has a different ambiance, the Pandal structure at which we stare with awe mesmerize and enthrall us totally. The beauty of the Pandal becomes inexplicable by the use of brilliant and powerful illumination. If the external beauty makes us spell bound the interior too fascinate us and leave us open- mouthed. Durga Pujo 2012 would see the interior part of Santosh Mitro Square being decorated with Sukumar Roy's classic, Abol Tabol. Now how this asset of Bengali Literature would ornament the interiors of this Durga Pujo that also happens to be Bengal's asset is something that you need to watch out. The Disneyland concept is chosen to provide a oblique  commentary on Bengal's present political scenario and current state of affairs.

Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo also shoulders its responsibilities towards the society, it provides free beds for the poor , helpless and down- trodden in Thakurpukur Cancer Research Center, monetary donation has been sanctioned to Bangabashi Collegiate School for implementing the work of renovation, scholarships to Calcutta University are also given by the Durga Pujo committee. A full statue of Bipin Behari Ganguly , the Indian freedom fighter has also been installed in Bipin Behari Ganguly Street because of the initiative of Santosh Mitro Square Durga Pujo committee. Friends we can figure out your excitement to visit this Pujo so simply go ahead and join the ''line''as soon as the Dhak starts beating.

As always www.durgapujaonline.com would very soon enable all of you to visit Disneyland California , keep checking.