Purulia is the place of Chau & Jhumur. About 5000 artists practice these forms on a regular basis. Rural Craft & Cultural Hub is being developed in Purulia in association with MSME&T department of Govt. of West Bengal, supported by UNESCO. This year Chau-Jhumur Utsav will be held on 22-28 December, 2018 in Bamnia Village.
Come and visit Purulia on this occasion of Chau & Jhumur Utsav. Everyday around 10000 people gather during the festival. Hotels are available in Purulia Town for accommodation. The festival is supported by WBKVIB.
How to reach: Purulia is the nearest railway station. Bamnia is 42 kms away from there. It is an hour’s drive. It’s about 6 hrs drive from Kolkata.
Mela schedule: Dec 22 - 28, 2018, 3 - 9 pm. Inauguration - December 22.
Contact: Utpal Das - 9547934140, Moumita Kundu - 8420106396, Nirmalya Roy - 9903038904