Biju Festival

Biju, a colourful festival is celebrated by the Chakma community for 3 days, marking the dawn of a New Year for them.The festival is also celebrated by seven other ethnic groups in Tripura: Marma, Tangchangya, Tripuris, Mro, Khumi, Khiyang and Chak. The Marmas call the festival "Sangraig", Tangchangya refer to it as "Bishu", Truipis call it "Baisuk" and Ahmia name it "Bihu".Biju is an an....
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On the first day-Phool Biju, people pay floral tributes to the nearby rivers.

The second day-Mul Biju, is celebrated with the performance of traditional songs and dances, culminating with the famous Biju dance.

On the third and final day, known as Gotche Potche Biju, elders of the community are honoured with an elaborate feast and renew marriage vows with their spouses.

Different Cultural programs including Chakma Dance,Marma Chata Nach, Jolkeli etc. are performed during the festival to highlight the indigenous peoples distinct cultural heritage. 

Organized By

Information & Cultural Affairs Department
Director, ICA Department
Gandhighat , Agartala ,Tripura , 799001

How to reach

The nearest airport is Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport, which is 10 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Agartala Railway Station, which is 7 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Agartala, which is 0KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
All over the State
Date Time

13 Apr 2023 - 15 Apr 2023




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