Durga Puja: Divine moment of ‘Sandhi Puja’, ‘Pushpanjali’ and traditional ‘Bhog’ of Mahaashtami
Sumana Mukherjee/New Delhi
Mahaashtami (eighth lunar day) in Durga Puja stands with utmost importance as it had decided the fate of a fierce battle between Goddess Durga and the Buffalo Demon-Mahishasura. On this day, Goddess Durga, an embodiment of strength, courage, faith, unity and valour, received the ultimate universal force within her inner being to annihilate the evils incessantly.
As per Mythology, Goddess Durga was born out...