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Visit Kumartuli

Kumartuli is a famous locality in Kolkata, known for its traditional potters’ quarters. Since the year 1950, the locality has been in the business of sculpting high quality idols of Hindu deities. It is home to several talented potters who toil tirelessly to create clay idols. These idols are extremely popular and much sought after during the Durga Puja festival. Kumartuli’s innovative designs and excellent quality have made a special place in the hearts of art lovers all over the globe including countries like US, Australia, UK and New Zealand.

Kumartuli is a famous locality in Kolkata, known for its traditional potters’ quarters. Since the year 1950, the locality has been in the business of sculpting high quality idols of Hindu deities. It is home to several talented potters who toil tirelessly to create clay idols. These idols are extremely popular and much sought after during the Durga Puja festival. Kumartuli’s innovative designs and excellent quality have made a special place in the hearts of art lovers all over the globe including countries like US, Australia, UK and New Zealand.

Year after year, Kumartuli Durga Idols have adorned many famous Sarbojanin Durgotsav Committee's pandals such as:

  • Vivekananda Sporting Club
  • Mitra Sangha (Beleghata)
  • Nalin Sarkar Street Durgostav Committee
  • Mudiyali Club
The best time to visit Kumartuli is couple of months before the Durga Puja, as one can see the incredible skeleton works of Goddess Durga idols.
 

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1 hour

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Quick Info

  • Attractions

    City
  • Altitude

    9 m
  • STD Code

    033
  • Best Season

    Oct - Mar
  • State/Code

    /700xxx (vary)
  • LANGUAGES

    Bengali, Hindi, English