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Image gallery at Wikimedia Commons. Adda is very common among the old peoples. Some festivals are celebrated statewide, while others are local in nature.

It is free of the common rituals of worship and also the esoteric practice of the Tantra. Pujas are also conducted in sizeable number of family households and housing societies. Kali Puja is light-up night for Bengal. Elaborate security arrangements are made by Kolkata Police and additional personnel are deployed to prevent any untoward incident as well as to maintain crowd movement. People rejoice, eat cakes and other delicacies and attend the midnight mass at the churches.

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The festival is celebrated with melodious songs, dance and folk stories. Natya Sangeet Light songs in the play Sugama Sangeetha.

Goddess Kali is worshipped at night in thousands of pandals, homes and temples. It creates a chaotic traffic condition and vehicular movement comes to a standstill in many places.

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Shops, restaurants and eateries stay open all night. Music and performing arts. The week is synonymous with numerous fairs Rather mela held all over Kolkata parks, known for their distinctive food and carousels.

Eid ul-Fitr is most important religious festival for Muslims in West Bengal. Myth has it that it always rains on the day of Ratha Jatra in Kolkata.

It is also known as Shaktagiti or Durgastuti. Public Pujas are performed in the same pandals as for Durga Puja. The annual fair is hosted during the winter months of January and February. This predominantly Nepali festival is also celebrated by Lepchas and others with colourful processions and dancing from Ghum to Darjeeling town.

The brothers in return present gifts to the sisters. It has huge attraction with new poets and artists, an annual theme country and famous authors visiting the fair as chief guests.

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Eid ul-Adhha is the second most important festival for Muslims in West Bengal. Since Bengal is a part of India, its culture has been an amalgamation of predominant Hindu culture with the secular Bengali culture which have drawn its inspiration from the modern Western culture. The city is decked up with lighting decorations. Part of a series on Bengalis Bengali history. They are thought to have been influenced greatly by the Hindu tantric sect of the Kartabhajas as well as by Muslim Sufi philosophers.

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All traditional Bengali music is based on classical music or on its variations. The Baul tradition is a unique heritage of Bengali folk music, flv video joiner full version which has also been influenced by regional music traditions.

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Tagore-At Home in the World. Viswakarma, the divine architect represents the working class. Muslim people of west Bengal visit each other homes not only the Muslims but also the Hindu family and eat the Biryani, Kebab, Khurma etc.

Ray is regarded as one of the most important figures in early modern Bengali literature. The wearing of these masks is connected with early types of folklore and religion. Among other types of theater, West Bengal has a tradition of folk drama known as jatra. Various forms of Indian classical dances are patronised, as are dances set on the songs of Tagore and Nazrul. The hilly areas in and around Darjeeling also celebrate Lepcha and Bhutia new years with colourful fairs and traditional dances.

Books are often worshipped in lieu of the clay image of the Goddess. Cakes and pastries are sold especially during Christmas.

Shyama Sangeet is a genre of Bengali devotional songs dedicated to the Hindu goddess Shyama or Kali which is a form of supreme universal mother-goddess Durga or parvati. After the kurbani, a large portion of the meat is given to the poor people and to the relatives and neighbors.

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Some shopkeepers print goddess calendars with their address, and distribute them to their clients. The rituals sometimes differ. Kolkata International Film Festival. However, there exist several poems of his that are set to music, and yet find no mention in either of the above.