Time: mid of April
Significance: it marks the commemoration of Bengali New Year and
also celebrates the beginning of summer time
Calcutta Nabobarsho festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of
Bengali New Year and the arrival of summer time. It takes place during
the mid of April. Nabobarsho festival of Kolkata India has a lot of
significance for all. It is on this day that businessmen take their
accounts books and the statues of Ganesh and Lakshmi along and visit the
Kali temple for seeking the divine blessings. On the Naboborsho, the
markets are beautifully decorated with garlands, auspicious mango
leaves; sola pith ornaments etc. On the eve of Bengali New Year, Charak
puja is conducted.
Here is provided information on the Nabobarsho festival of Calcutta/Kolkata India.