Kolkata’s Durga Puja has been included in the Intangible Cultural Heritage List by UNESCO. On the day of December 15, 2021, it has been listed in UNESCO’s ICH list of India. This is a very happy moment for the whole West Bengal people.
This is the first such tag in India in which you have been associated with a festival.
Kolkata’s Durga Puja Listed in 14th ICH Tag
It is the 14th Intangible Cultural Heritage Element of India. Durga Puja is one of the oldest festivals of India. Durga Puja is celebrated with great pomp in Kolkata of West Bengal. More you get to see the Durga Puja festival in the states of West Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Tripura, Bihar and Jharkhand.
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At the time of Durga Puja, there is a lot of crowd in Kolkata because at that time many people from different provinces of India and from foreign also come to enjoy the Durga Puja festivities in Kolkata.
It is a matter of great pride for India that in the future you can get to see more and more foreign gathering.