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Festivals and Events in Diveagar

Ganesha Chaturthi and Janamashtami are the two important festivals in Diveagar, celebrated with pomp and gaiety. Both these festivals are celebrated in August-September, as per the Hindu calendar.

Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the major festivals in Diveagar that is celebrated with great pomp and show. People bring idols of Lord Ganesha to their homes and treat him as a divine guest offering him the best of everything.

Celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna is the festival of Janamashtami is held to celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna. Festivities include dramatic enactments on the life of Lord Krishna, also known as Raslila, and Dahi Handi event. Groups of young people create human towers to reach and break a high-hanging pot of butter.


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