The Kharchi Puja is the regional festival of Tripura state of India. The festival is a week long celebration in which worship of fourteen Gods is observed. The centre place of the festival is the Chaturdasha devta temple which is situated 8 Kms in the southeast of capital Agartala.
Time to Celebrate:
Kharchi Puja is usually held in the month of July in every year.
Kharchi puja is one of the prime festivals of state Tripura. The state is best known for its natural phenomenon and magnificent picturesque view. Every year during the festival period thousands of visitors are observed who comes from far flung areas for worshipping the deity. Both tribals and non tribals residents of Tripura take equal participation in the festival. Kharchi puja is actually the worship of earth that sustains mankind with all her resources. Among the rituals, sacrifice of goats and pigeons is among the usual feature of the festival.