Festivals and Fairs of Jharkhand

The mesmerizing locale of Jharkhand is endowed with the reputation of being one of those states in the country of India that proudly celebrates an entire caboodle of festivals with unparalleled vigor and incomparable zeal. As a matter of fact, the residents are so jolly, fun-loving and hospitable and the way they celebrate the Jharkhand fairs and festivals, you are in for a huge surprise.

The various cattle fairs that are held inside the premises of the state of Jharkhand form an integral appendage of the Jharkhand fairs and festivals. A good majority of them basically pivot around the exchange of exquisitely ornamented cattle for thick bundles of green stuff. These fairs and festivals of Jharkhand also provide scope for a lot of co-curricular and amusement related activities which rejuvenates and invigorates every soul in sight. These activities that have virtually become the identity of Jharkhand include wrestling bouts where the wrestlers possessing herculean physique put up a brave display of brute strength and amazing maneuver, swimming, acrobatic acts that will completely dazzle you and many more.

The fairs and festivals in Jharkhand include a large number of fairs involving the monetary exchange of cattle. Some of the most prominent are Kunda Mela in Pratappur, Chatra Mela, Lawalong Mela, Sangharo Mela, Tutilawa Mela.

The major and most celebrated festivals at Jharkhand include Holi which is celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm and vigor. Dussehra that marks the magnanimous victory of Prince Ram over the demon of Lanka who had ten heads, Ravana and Ramanavami which is basically the celebration of Prince Ram’s birthday.

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