Kolkata, Sep 17 (UNI) Lord Vishwakarma, the god of architecture, was worshipped with religious fervour and enthusiasm throughout West Bengal today.
All the industrial units, engineering departments, mechanical shops as well as owners of private and public vehicles observed the Puja and offered prayers.
The streets wore a colourful and festive look as pandals were erected on roadside corners to celebrate the festival.
All buses, taxis, autorickshaws and other private and public vehicles were adorned with garlands and festoons.
According to Hindu mythology, Lord Vishwakarma created the entire universe as well as heaven and earth. He also crafted the sacred weapons and chariots of all the gods. Vishwakarma is also known as the lord of engineers, artisans and craftsmen.
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