Bihar is a place with very good history, land of Buddha, where freedom movement was started, which was given birth to lot intellectuals whose knowledge, is spread worldwise. Bihar is a place which has rich cultural heritage and follows even till today. Traditional festivals are celebrated with happiness.
People worship sun during the sunset time.
Shravani Mela is organised every year in the lunar month of July–August. Pilgrims, known as Kanwarias, wear saffron coloured clothes and collect water from a sacred Ghat at Sultanganj.
It is a festival celebrated by women. This festival is dedicated to Goddess Parvathi and Lord Shiva.
Celebrations in Bihar
Culture, Dance and Music.
Dance forms of Bihar are another expression of rich traditions and ethnic identity. There are several folk dance forms that can keep one enthralled.
Theatre is another form in which the Bihari culture expresses itself. Some forms of theatre with rich traditions are Bidesia, Raja Salhesh, Sama Chakeva, and Dom Kach. These theatre forms originate in the Anga region of Bihar.