A traditional Bengali sweet made with paneer and stuffed with almonds and pistachios.
During four-five days of Durga Puja, devotees of Goddess Durga offer her with variety of bhog, prasad and puja offerings till the time she departs for heaven.The bhog consists of scrumptious home-made Bengali cuisine.
Through the 10-day extravaganza, devotees prepare bhog/prasad daily to please their beloved God. Here are some popular bhogs offered to Lord Ganesha Ganesh Chaturthi.
Happy Janmashtami 2018! Janmashtami marks the birthday of Krishna ji, and is celebrated with much fervour every year. It is one of the major festivals in the Indian calendar, and Hindus consider this day auspicious.
Janmashtami 2018: Considered to be one of the major festivals in the Indian calendar, Janmashtami is celebrated with fervour every year. It marks the birthday of Lord Krishna.
So what is bhog? (the 'o' is pronounced as in bore)
Here are the nine manifestations of Goddess Durga that are worshiped on each day of Navratri and the bhog or prasad that is specially prepared for them to seek their blessings..
Modaks make for the most special sweet offered to Lord Ganesh as bhog on Ganesh Chaturthi. Here's how to make Wheat Modaks at home.
Kali puja dates typically coincide with Choti Diwali or Diwali. This year Kali puja will be celebrated on Thursday, October 19.