Duration : 25/02/2015-05/03/2015
Location : Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh
The tribal people of Madhya Pradesh form an important part of its culture and contribute to the colourful graffiti of the state. In the local language, Bhagoria festival is also called the festival of love. Celebrated with great pomp and show by the tribal people of Madhya Pradesh, Bhagoria Haat Festival is one of its kind in which young girls and boys have a right to elope after choosing their life partner. This unique tradition and vibrant culture comes alive in the Bhagoriya festival of Jhabua. In this festival, a boy and girl put red powder on their partner’s face if they like each other. Further, they run away from the ground and parents can’t deny their relationship later on.