Parab Tribal Festival of Orissa, the name itself signifies the meaning of the event that is a particular fair for tribal community of Orissa. The festival is held at the Koraput district of the state where a number of cultural events showcases the rich and exotic culture heritages of various tribal communities of the state.
Time to Celebrate:
Parab Tribal festival is held in the month of November every year.
Parab Tribal Festival provides a great opportunity to local tribals of the state to show their best talents in front of others. Various arts and crafts, tradtional practices, traditional dances, music etc are the main attractions of the festival. The festival provides a platform to even the small tribal groups of Orissa, with different cultural values and life experiences. The highlights of this festive occasion consist of the distinctive cultural events, ranging from essay and debate competitions, seminars, book fair, quiz shows and boat races to art exhibitions, poetry competitions, folk music and dance performances etc.The whole event is conducted by the district administration.
Location: Koraput district, Orissa
Significance: It showcases the cultural heritage of various tribal communities
Highlights: A number of cultural events like quiz shows, book fair, art exhibitions and seminars