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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

The idol of Durga is being loaded onto a boat to transport it through the waters of river Ganga to a pandal in Kolkata.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

A woman selling garlands of marigold flowers waits for customers at a wholesale flower market during the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

Devotees stand under an umbrella as the idols of Durga are being transported on boats through the waters of river Ganga during a rain shower in Kolkata.

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11 Vivid Photos Celebrate a Demon-Slaying Goddess

Then you need to follow in the footsteps of Durga. She is the epitome of a female Heroine. A Lara Croft of her day. Slaying buffalo-demons and triumphing over evil.The Hindu festival of Durga Puga celebrated the Hindu goddess Durga, a …

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

Workers on a bamboo scaffold give finishing touches to a huge idol of Hindu goddess Durga at a worship venue in Kolkata.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

An artist gives final touches to an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga in Allahabad.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

An artist gives final touches to an idol of Durga in Allahabad.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

An artist adorns idols of the Hindu goddess Durga at a workshop in Kolkata.

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Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

An artisan in Kolkata sandpapers an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga before applying paint on it.

Pictures: India’s ten-armed goddess with piercing eyes

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