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Poush Mela
Poush Mela

Rasika Chopra
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Poush Mela is one of the attractions of Bengal during the Bengali month of Poush. The fair not only present a glimpse of rural Bengal and its culture, it is a means of livelihood for many rural artisans who sell their craft in this fair. I heard Shantiniketan is a place where it is most popular but can anyone tell me other places where Poush Mela is held too? I would also love to know more about the crafts sold at these fairs.

Posted On : 12/27/2016 4:12:33 AM

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Sophia James
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When does the Poush Mela in West Bengal start?

Posted On : 1/2/2017 2:59:20 AM

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Amrita Poddar
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The week long Poush Mela is observed in the month of December. According to Bengali calendar the fair falls on the 7th day of the Poush month.

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Minakshi Iyer
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What happens in the Poush Mela?

Posted On : 1/10/2017 4:16:34 AM

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Amrita Poddar
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Handicraft items at poush mela are the most famous things to buy.

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Aman Saxena
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What is the reason behind this fair? Who started this fair?

Posted On : 2/9/2017 4:02:52 AM

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Abhinav Dey
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Poush Mela is one of the major fairs organized at Shantiniketan. It attracts large number of tourists not only from India but different countries of the world. The fair is famous for the perfect merger of different cultures and traditions. Visitors enjoy the fair and experience the rich heritage of Bengal.

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