Festivals in Tripura

The Tripura Festivals comprise of both religious and cultural festivals. The cosmopolitan culture of Tripura has resulted in the celebration of numerous festivals in the state. Since the major part of the population of Tripura is Hindus, the festivals that are celebrated here are the common festivals celebrated all over India. Apart from this there are many festivals that are unique to the state of Tripura.

All throughout the year there are a number of festivals celebrated in Tripura with great pomp and gaeity. Some of the popular religious festivals that are rejoiced by the people of Tripura are Ashokastami Festival Unakoti in the month of April, Kharchi Festival in July, Manasa Mangal in August, Diwali Festival in November, Pous Sankranti Mela in January, Rasha Festival in November, Durga Puja in October and many more. While among the cultural festivals Rabindra and Nazrul Jayanti in May, Orange and Tourism Festival at Jampui Hill Range in November, Book Fair at Agartala in January are few of the names. These festivals attract large number of pilgrims and tourists from all over India.

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