Daker Saaj Stirs Jhamapukur Sarbojanin Durgotsav 2013

If we talk about festivals, then we talk about love & togetherness. One of these kinds of pujas signifies Jhamapukur Sarbojanin Durga Puja which is 86 years long-standing. The year 2013 brings the art of Daker Saaj at Jhamapukur Durga Puja. Let us know about Daker Saaj precisely. Daker Saaj is essentially a unique and typical artwork to decorate Devi Durga’s in West Bengal. The decorations are made of almost anything that make the Devi gorgeous and look inimitable. But the special one is the Daker saaj silver foil which is imported from Germany to decorate the Ma Durga’s idol. As the foil is imported through post which means ‘dak’ and thus the decoration came to known as ‘Daker Saaj’.

These daker saaj are mostly seen in Rajbaris in West Bengal. Rs. 5 lakhs are approximately invested in this theme which is undertaken by the theme artist Sanatan Paul. Sanatan Paul is an eminent artist known across Bengal.


Manas Chakraborty & Rajat Singh is the secretaries of Jhamapukur Sarbojanin Durgotsav Committee who are deeply inspired with Daker Saaj theme and henceforth they came into the conclusion of designing their idol with Daker Saaj.

This sort of pujas or themes are mainly witnessed in Rajbaris Jhamapukur will vitrine this theme among the masses.Folks, it is a golden chance for you to be the part of Daker Saaj in an exotic way.

All you have to ensure is reach College Street Bata shop and ask about Jhamapukur Rajbari via the Mahatma Gandhi Road Metro station. Hopefully, durgapujaonline.com tried it’s best to bring out the aspects of this puja at a glance.

Article : Animesh Maji
Posted By : Arghya Roy