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Published on Oct 05, 2022 02:15 PM IST 5 Photos

Women take part in Sindoor Khela - a Bengali Hindu tradition where women smear each other with sindoor on Vijayadashami in New Delhi on Wednesday.(HT Photo/Sanjeev Verma)

West Bengal: Devotees immerse an idol of Goddess Durga on the last day of the Durga Puja festival, in Nadia, Wednesday.(PTI)

Devotees perform Dhunuchi Naach during Durga Puja celebrations in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday.(ANI)


Vidyarambham ceremony being done at Dakshina Mookambika Temple in Ernakulam district of Kerala. It is a religious celebration in Hindu tradition to introduce young children to the world of knowledge and the process of learning, usually conducted on Vijayadashmi.(ANI)

Ramlila artists inspecting the effigy of Demon King, Ravana, in Chandigarh on Tuesday. (Ravi Kumar/ HT)




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