Durga Puja 2020: Dates & Traditions of Mahalaya

Mahalaya 2020

Durga Puja: Mahalaya 2020 Mahalaya (In Bengali মহালয়া) marks the beginning of Durga Puja. Mahalaya is the day when the goddess Durga is believed to have descended to Earth. Bengali people traditionally wake up early in the morning on Mahalaya to recite hymns from the Devi Mahatmya (Chandi) scripture. Normally, Mahalaya is observed seven days … Read more