Bengali Cuisine on Occasion

West Bengal celebrates many occasions and festivals. The Bengali proverb "Baro Mase Tero Parbon" ("Thirteen festivals in twelve months") indicates the abundant of festivity in the state. In West Bengal majority of festivals/ occasions are associated with special food/ cuisines. In this section some festival foods have been captured. But there are many left. Durga Puja is solemnized as perhaps the most significant of all celebrations in Bengal. And every occasion has its own list of special dishes as festival and cuisine are complementary in Bengal.