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Tribal Fest Parab-2017 Starts in Koraput

Parab-2017, the annual cultural festival of Odisha's Koraput district has started in Koraput

Tribal Fest Parab-2017 Starts in Koraput

  • The festival showcases the tribal art and culture with the participation of tribals in their traditional attire.
  • They danced to the tune of the unique local music as the festival kicked off from the shrine of goddess Sankulai Devi of B Singhpur under Borigumma block
  • The objective of the festival is to protect as well as promote the regions rich cultural heritage.
  • This year, the state-level Parab festival, which began in the district in 1996, would feature a number of sports events, tribal dances, songs, music with traditional instruments, archery, mini-marathon and cycling competition among others
  • The administration will also organise Rahgiri at Jeypore in the name of Saheed Laxman Nayak Pathoutsav on November 26 and December 17. T
  • From next year, Parab will be celebrated in its own ground instead of the stadium. 
  • A 25-acre land has been identified adjacent to the SLN medical college and hospital and its foundation stone will be laid on December 21

About Parab Festival

  • Parab Tribal Festival is an annual festival organized in the Koraput district of Orissa.
  • It was started in the year 1996 and also known as the festival of festivals
  • It provides an opportunity to the locals as well as the tourists to catch glimpses of the rich cultural heritage of the various tribal communities inhabiting the amazing state of Orissa. 
Tribal Fest Parab-2017 Starts in Koraput Tribal Fest Parab-2017 Starts in Koraput Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 23, 2017 Rating: 5

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