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Charak Puja – Folk Festival in North Bengal

A traditional Bengali festival i.e. Charak Puja is celebrated mainly in the rural areas. This festival is dedicated to penance i.e. the Charak Puja stands uniquely in the scenario of Bengali festival. Gajan is also a Hindu festival which is celebrated mostly in the Indian state of West Bengal. This festival is connected with the deities like Dharmathakur, Neel and Shiva. The word Gajan in Bengali language is originated from the word Roar or Garjan

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