Unlike just any festival, Durga Puja is likened to "Disneyland, the Olympics, Christmas and an art gallery all in one." Join Martyna, Silvia, Lindsay and Christine in their celebration of Durga Puja, an annual Hindu festival in Kolkata. As they weave through busy streets and celebrate festivities, the girls share their exciting experience with us in this blog entry.
In this blog series, SFU's Health Sciences students, Silvia, Christine, Lindsay, and Martyna journey to India and share their experiences on what it's like working and volunteering there. These personal accounts encompass memorable anecdotes, reasons to volunteer, tips on travelling to India and so much more!