Category Archives: Festivals

Jamai Shoshti: Honoring Sons-in-Law with Love and Festivity


Nestled in the rich cultural tapestry of Kolkata, Jamai Shoshti stands out as a celebration that embodies the essence of familial love and respect. This unique festival, also known as Jamai Sasthi, holds a special place in the hearts of Bengalis, particularly in Kolkata, where it is celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor. It is […]

Poila Baisakh: A Festival of Joy, Renewal, and Cultural Pride


Poila Baisakh, the first day of the Bengali calendar, is a festival that holds immense cultural significance for the people of Kolkata, West Bengal, and the broader Bengali community. It marks the beginning of the Bengali New Year and is celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor. Pohela Baisakh is not just a date on the […]

Holi in kolkata: Kolkata’s Holi Extravaganza


In the bustling streets of Kolkata, amidst the vibrant chaos and rich cultural tapestry, Holi takes on a special significance. “Holi in Kolkata” is not merely a festival; it’s a grand celebration that encapsulates the essence of Bengali tradition and fervor. As the festival of colors approaches, the city transforms into a kaleidoscope of hues […]