Poush Mela displays local artician's displaying folk dance, food and culture of........?


Poush Mela displays local artisans displaying folk dance, food and culture of........?


  • Poush mela is an annual fair and festival that takes place in Shantiniketan, in Birbhum district in the indian state of West Bengal.
  • The key characteristics of this fair include live performance of bengali folk music, such as baul, kirtan and kobigan
  • The mela is the perfect site for the coming together of different cultures and traditions from different parts of the country.
  • Enjoy the carnival setting with baul musicians, tribal dancers, local village artists and millions of visitors from across the world.
  • The poush mela started as a small Tagore family affair along with a handful of Brahmo Samaj followers at shantiniketan.