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Batauli Festival

Batauli Festival is an important festival of Ho community in West Singhbhum of Jharkhand.

This festival comes after the Hero Festival. It is celebrated to bring fertility to the crops and a fowl is sacrificed by each cultivator. A wing of the fowl is placed in the fissure of a bamboo and struck up in the rice field after some rites.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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