Top 5 pandals to visit in India this Durga Puja

Published on 15th Oct 2018 by BlogBuster Editorial Team

The greatest festival of the year is here. The entire nation is grooving over the tunes and the thought of attending the puja’s at different places across India. Even we’re ready for pandal hopping this season. Lets check which are the best ones for the best Durga Puja experience.

1. Kolkata

Do we even have to mention this place? It is among the best places where you can enjoy a typical Durga Puja in the most traditional way possible. There are many huge famous pandals here. The best and the oldest one being ‘The Traditional Idol’ near Bagbazar; the one near the ‘College Street’, University of Kolkata; the one at ‘Santosh Mitra Square’, ‘Ballygunge Cultural Association’, etc.

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2. Gurgoan

Gurgaon is another city where Durga Puja is celebrated on a large scale. The best pandals to visit here are near Valley View Estate, Pilam Vihar, Maruti Vihar Sarbojanin Durgotsab Committee (Chakkarpur), Purbapalli Durgotsav, etc. 

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3. Mumbai

The city of dreams has its own way of celebrating this festival. For all those who miss their hometown during this festival, the city lights up in the best way. The most famous pandals are at ‘Balkanji Bari, Mukherjee's;‘Powai Sarjobojanin Durgatsav’; ‘The Bengal Club’, Shivaji Park; Lokhandwala Durgotsav; Chembur Durga Puja Association; etc.

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4. Bengaluru

Bengaluru is another important city where the festival of Durga Puja is celebrated. The south also is more than excited to welcome Durga Maa. The best pandals in Bengaluru are ‘The Socio Cultural Association’ located in Indranagar, Kobiraji cutlet, Luchi Mangsho, Cubbon Park, Film City, Banaglore Palace, Ulsoor Lake, etc.

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5. Varanasi

This city is famous for its endless ritual during this festival. There is no comparison of the events they organize. The best pandals to visit in Varanasi are ‘Hathua Market’, ‘Shri Durga Puja Sewa Samiti’ at ‘Sanatan Dharm Inter College’, ‘Baba Machhodranath Durgotsav Samiti’ and the ‘Jaitpura pandal of Ma Bagheshwari Durga Puja Club’.

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