Photography: Stories: Durga Puja: A city celebrates: Durga_Puja-8

A young man combs his hair and dressed in nice clothes prepares to head out for an evening of pandal hopping. Pandal hopping is a favourite pastime of Bengalis during the Durga Puja festival and it includes visiting a number of the most popular pandals which can draw upwards of a 100,000 visitors a night.

A young man combs his hair and dressed in nice clothes prepares to head out for an evening of pandal hopping. Pandal hopping is a favourite pastime of Bengalis during the Durga Puja festival and it includes visiting a number of the most popular pandals which can draw upwards of a 100,000 visitors a night.