Calcutta/Goddess/Intimacies by Sambit Dattachaudhuri

Day 4: Ashtami
 
Rouge With A Flash of Gold

Rouge With A Flash of Gold

Junta Under Lighting (One of the many thousand gullis in North Calcutta)

Junta Under Lighting
(One of the many thousand gullis in North Calcutta)

 Shibmandir was by far the most crowded pujo I’ve been to this year. There were giant fairy like beings on the walls like the one shown here.

Psychedelic-3 (Shibmandir)

Psychedelic-3
(Shibmandir)

A small pujo beside the Kalighat temple. There’s a cat in this photograph. Find it!

The One With the Cat (Kalighat)

The One With the Cat
(Kalighat)

Gandharvas Watching (Or So I Think)

Gandharvas Gazing
(Or So I Think)

The reputation of Bosepukur Talbagan in Calcutta is like that of those legendary good students who invariably ‘rank’ in class! This year, too, they have excelled. The gandharvas watch over from the ceiling.

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