Have you been to see our outdoor riverside Photographic exhibition Bengal's Durga on the riverside walkway outside the National Theatre?

Spotlighting the annual Durga Puja carnival that takes place over 10 days every autumn along the River Hooghly in West Bengal. The festival sees 10 million people descend to the river with thousands of mega idols, hundreds of themed art installations and processions to the Hooghly. This exhibition, presented by the Department of Tourism, Government of West Bengal in collaboration with the British Council, as part of its 70 year anniversary celebrations in India, curated by Ali Pretty and Kamalika Bose is a rare insight into the outpouring of creativity, artistic innovation and cultural celebration of Bengal’s riverine communities. You catch it until Sunday 30 September...

IDOLS

PANDALS

BONDING & RITUAL