When is Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) in 2014

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) in 2014 will be observed on Tuesday, 30th September.

As per Hindu calendar, Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) begins on sixth day and lasts till tenth day of Kartik month .

Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) is predominantly celebrated in the states of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Tripura and West Bengal. It is the most important festival in these states. It is a five /six day long festival that begins on 6th day of Kartik month and ends on dashami (tenth day) of the same month. The Grandest of the celebration takes place on the eighth day known as ‘Durga Ashtami’.

Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) is usually observed either at the end of September or at the beginning of November. However, Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) in 2014 will begin on Tuesday, 30th September and will be celebrated till Vijayadashami i.e. Saturday, 4th October. Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা) is the widest celebrated festival in eastern India. Most of the states have a five day holiday during Durga Puja (दुर्गा पूजा, দুর্গা পূজা). The festival is also referred as Durgotsava and the six days are referred as Mahalaya, Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami and Vijayadashami.