After this, the goddess is carried away in a truck in a procession of people dancing to the sounds of dhak and loud cries of "Bolo Durga ma e ki....Joy.....".."Aschhe bochhor abar hobe"(we shall celebrate again next year) can be heard..And then the goddess is immersed in water from where she is believed to go back to her husband's abode..Everyone wishes each other 'Subho Vijoya',youngers touch the feet of elders for blessings and the elders feed them with various types of sweets.
Wait...Did you think the festival is over??Although,the countdown for Durga puja for the next year begins,festivities aren't over yet..
People prepare to welcome goddess Laxmi on the Kojagari laxmi puja..
Afterall,We bengali have 'Baro masey tero parbon' I.e. 13 festivals in 12 months...