Getting to Know the Elegant and Graceful – Vijayalaxmi Chhabra

Hello everyone! Its that time of the year again. Durga Puja/Navratri/Dussehra is upon us and the entire country is gearing up for the festive spirit. The ten days of a mad rush, a feeling of free-falling, of indulging in extra food, of bonding with families, of letting your hair down and becoming your best fashionable self. It’s time to welcome the Goddess, celebrate Shakti and … Continue reading Getting to Know the Elegant and Graceful – Vijayalaxmi Chhabra

Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 3

Photography is a language which can translate and break any barriers, boundaries and distance. It has universal appeal and is loved by all. And that’s why we are starting this new series in collaboration with Photografeed. Every Friday, our team will be selecting the top 10 photos of the week which are posted in the Photografeed group. And they shall be posted on WeekendTrivia exclusively as the best among the lot. This is a … Continue reading Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 3

Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 2

Photography is a language which can translate and break any barriers, boundaries and distance. It has universal appeal and is loved by all. And that’s why we are starting this new series in collaboration with Photografeed. Every Friday, our team will be selecting the top 10 photos of the week which are posted in the Photografeed group. And they shall be posted on WeekendTrivia exclusively as the best among the lot. This is a … Continue reading Best Pictures of the Week in Photografeed Facebook Group – September Part 2

Ganapati Festival Celebrations – Mumbai (2019)

Durga Puja is to Kolkata what Ganesh Chaturthi is to Mumbai. The comparison itself explains the scale of anticipation for the event which marks the beginning of the Puja calendar every year. Ganapati or Lord Ganesha is the younger son of Shiva and Parvati who is worshipped as the harbinger of good fortunes. Hence as a practice we offer prayers to Ganesha prior to undertaking any … Continue reading Ganapati Festival Celebrations – Mumbai (2019)

Kobita Sohor – New Pujor Gaan by Porijayi

Surokahon – the musical group from Kolkata has been a favourite of ours since a very long time and have already been featured twice on our blog – Surokahon: A beautiful musical journey and Music Without Boundaries. Needless to say, we love their troupe, and we love the music they create. It is soulful, It is meaningful and it resonates the verses of this generation. … Continue reading Kobita Sohor – New Pujor Gaan by Porijayi

Portrait Photographers of India (part II)

Continuing with our series of Portrait Photography, we bring for you all yet another bunch of talented photographers and their muses who have been successful in giving people extra dimension, a different kind of appeal and helped us to look at them with a different perspective altogether. Thus to revel in the beauty of human as a form of art keep on reading. Abhishek Singh … Continue reading Portrait Photographers of India (part II)

Glimpses of Durgostav Outside Bengal

Hello, Weekenders! We had promised on our Facebook Group a few days back that there would be one more blog post regarding Durga Puja 2018, and on that, we will be displaying Pujos outside West Bengal. Durga Puja, as we all know, is celebrated universally and in different parts of India. So this blog is about those pujos outside Bengal. They are celebrated with equal … Continue reading Glimpses of Durgostav Outside Bengal

Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Saptami

Durga Puja means homecoming for all Bengalis residing far and wide. Irrespective of wherever they are around the globe, this time of the year they all yearn to come back home and celebrate this 10-day of festivities with their near and dear ones. While most of us are able to do that, they are many who are far away from their home and miss Durga … Continue reading Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Saptami

Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Navami

Durga Puja means homecoming for all Bengalis residing far and wide. Irrespective of wherever they are around the globe, this time of the year they all yearn to come back home and celebrate this 10-day of festivities with their near and dear ones. While most of us are able to do that, they are many who are far away from their home and miss Durga … Continue reading Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Navami

Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Sasthi

Durga Puja means homecoming for all Bengalis residing far and wide. Irrespective of wherever they are around the globe, this time of the year they all yearn to come back home and celebrate this 10-day of festivities with their near and dear ones. While most of us are able to do that, they are many who are far away from their home and miss Durga … Continue reading Witness Durga Puja Through WeekendTrivia – Sasthi