Monthly Archives: September 2011
The four days of Puja (Autum Festival) will start from oct 3 the sixth day of the full moon that follows the Mahalaya and ends up with the Bijaya Dashami. According to Hindu sciptures, Durga is the wife of God Shiva, the Hindu Goddess emerged when evil forces threathened the very existence of the Gods.Durga killed the powerful demon Mahishasur.
Durga Puja is celebrated with joy all over India especially West Bengal.People send Durja Puja gifts to dear ones and express good wishes to them. Durga Puja is celebrated in the autumn months of September-October.
Local TV news channels air special programs during the festive time.Icons of the face of Goddess Durga have become a permanent feature on their screen. The special Puja editions of Bengali magazines normally hit the stands by the auspicious day of Mahalaya.
According to the new coach of Argentina’s national football team, Alejandro Sabella, the friendly match that will be played between Argentina and Venezuela on Friday (September 2) at Calcutta (India) is very important.The list of players to be played in Calcutta included Messi, Barcelona’s midfielder Javier Mascherano, Gonzalo Higuaín and Real Madrid’s Angel Di María.In the first ever FIFA International friendly football match held in India, the match will be the Salt Lake Stadium, Calcutta and the game will be held on September 2, 2011.
Argentina’s star striker Lionel Messi already reach Calcutta for the first time for this friendly match. The organiser of the match is the Celebrity Management Group (CMG).