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During the Durga Puja , temporary temple structures called pandals,... News PhotoBuilt Structure,Durga Puja Festival,Goddess,Horizontal,India,Religion,Street,Temporary,West BengalPhotographer Collection: Moment ©Rita Banerji 2008[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] During the Durga Puja (the celebratin of the goddess Durga), temporary temple structures called pandals, like this one, are built from bamboo and canvass at street crossings, where the goddess is placed and worshipped. In the foreground are the food carts and festivities. The pandals often block roads and lanes and obstruct traffic, and there are hundreds of them all over the city.