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This is a puja pandel (Worship stalls) of Goddess Maa Durga. It is the biggest festival in India and duration is four days. People celebrate four days with fun and enjoyment. Main attraction of this festival is Worship stalls. These stalls were temporary made by bamboos, plywood,tin and etc. Every puja (festival) committee had made their Worship stalls with a unique theme like architecture, color combination with lighting. Here the theme was Please give a liberty for making a fully Green Society.

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Kolkata, India
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© Mayukh Mitra.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: June 8, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3200
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO1600
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