Bengal's biggest Chau-Jhumur music & dance festival begins at Bamnia in Purulia on December 22 - 28, 2018
Chau Jhumur Utsav
Come and visit Purulia to experience the Chau-Jhumur Utsav. This has evolved as flagship festival of the district celebrating Chau dance, attended by around 10000 people everyday. Rural Craft & Cultural Hub is being developed in Purulia in association with the Department of Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises and Textiles (MSME&T), Government of West Bengal, supported by UNESCO. This year Chau-Jhumur Utsav will be held on 22-28 December, 2018 in Bamnia Village. Everyday the festival will be held from 3 pm - 9 pm. The festival is supported byWBKVIB.
How to reach: Purulia is the nearest railway station. Bamnia is 42 kms away from there. It takes an hour from Purulia Town to Bamnia. Bamnia is about 6 hrs drive from Kolkata.