The greatest festival of the Bengali people is the Durga Puja. It is observed during the season of autumn. Goddess Durga is the symbol of power and strength. She also symbolizes the victory of good over evil, when she defeated the demon king MahishSasura. The festival begins with the bringing of the idols of the gods to the puja pandal. During the puja days, the deities are worshipped with great pomp and purity. Puja pandals are nicely decorated and illuminated on this occasion. Thousands of men, women and children dressed in their best go to see the idols and the pandals. On the final day of the festival, the idols are immersed in ponds and rivers. Now all the people feel very sorry and sad and they start waiting again for the next year’s puja.
Vijaya Dashami 2019 Date Time Schedule
Today is the last day of this prestigious festival. Today the idols are immersed into water or the river Ganga to let them go back to their heaven. Mother Goddess Durga is absolutely considered as the most powerful goddess who is the bestower of strength, prosperity and all the best gifts in life. So all the devotees pray to her with all their hearts and minds for their various boons. Goddesses Durga had killed the demon king Mahishasura who had been troubling the gods and the goddesses and had occupied Indra’s throne in heaven. So all the gods and goddesses worship her the great goddess Durga. She is also known as Mahisasuramardini. Below are the time date and schedule of Vijaya Dashami 2019.
|Name Of Day||Start Time & Date||End Time & Date|
|Vijaya Dashami 2019||3:07 PM, Monday, 7th October.||4:20 PM, Tuesday, 8th October.|