Friday, February 22, 2019

Fairs and Festivals

The festivals in Bihar can be divided as religious festivals and Tribal Festivals. Known as the cradle of Buddhism, Bihar has an immense Hindu majority.
So Hindu festivals are celebrated with great pleasure and enthusiasm. Bihar has a long list of celebrations among which Chhath puja, celebrated six days after the Deepavali is
Fairs and Festivals
the most important. Observed mostly by the people of North Bihar, this puja is devoted for the worship of the Sun God. The other main festivals of Bihar include Kartik Purnima, Holi, Dussehra, Deepavali, Saraswati Puja, Bhaiya Dooj etc.
Fairs & Festivals
Fairs & Festivals
» Navaratri » Dussehra
» Chhath Puja » Nag Panchami
» Makar Sankranti » Sonepur Cattle Fair

Tribal Festivals
Tribal Festivals
» Soharai » Sarhul
» Karma Festival    


Dance Festivals
Dance Festival
» Rajgir Dance Festival


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