Extreme physical pain, stress mark Charak Puja in Tripura

Updated: 14 April, 2016 19:35 IST
Charak festival, which is celebrated on the last day of the Bengali calendar year on April 14, was observed in Tripura on Thursday. The festival dedicated to Hindu deities Shiva and Shakti is marked by a strict penance wherein the performers of Charak Puja undergo extreme physical pains and stresses.
First Published: 14 April, 2016 18:52 IST