By Baisakhi Chakraborty and Anirudha Dutta
BOSEPUKUR Talbagan Sarbojanin in south Kolkata is all along known for traditional touch to its Puja pandal. This year, they are showcasing a beautiful fusion of Bengali and Manipur cultural heritage.
The world famous Manipuri dance form is the theme of the pandal, while Tagore’s Gahan kusum kunja majhe is the theme song. Bengali traditional musical instruments such as Dhol, Khanjani, Banshi, and Ghungur have been used in decorating the pandal offering a vibrant visual effect.
Larger-than-life size revolving dolls in Manipuri dance have already started pulling a huge crowd. The love story of Radha- Krishna has also been depicted in the pandal.