Maha Saptami on Durga Puja

  • Maha Saptami of Durga Puja sets off with drum beats at Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Maha Saptami of Durga Puja sets off with drum beats at Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Priests worship goddess Durga at Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Priests worship goddess Durga at Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A Hindu devotee worships goddess Durga at Dhakeshwari National Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A Hindu devotee worships goddess Durga at Dhakeshwari National Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A view of idols of god Vishnu and goddess Lakhsmi in the pond of Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A view of idols of god Vishnu and goddess Lakhsmi in the pond of Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Organisers distribute Prasad among Hindu devotees at Dhaka University’s Jagannath Hall Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Organisers distribute Prasad among Hindu devotees at Dhaka University’s Jagannath Hall Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Organisers distribute Prasad among Hindu devotees at Dhaka University’s Jagannath Hall Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Organisers distribute Prasad among Hindu devotees at Dhaka University’s Jagannath Hall Temple on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu worshippers flock to Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu worshippers flock to Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu worshippers flock to Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu worshippers flock to Ramna Kali Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu devotees crowd Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A Hindu devotee rings the bell at the entrance of Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A Hindu devotee rings the bell at the entrance of Dhakeshwari National Temple in Dhaka on Maha Saptami during Durga Puja on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu