Keslapur Nagoba Jatara begins today
Adilabad: The second largest tribal festival in Telangana state, Nagoba Jatara, is set to be celebrated in Keslapur village in Indervelli mandal in Adilabad district from January 21st to 24th. Recognized as a state festival, the event will begin with Mahapuja and will include traditional ceremonies such as Bheting, in which new daughter-in-laws are formally introduced to the clan.
The festival will also include the Nagoba Darbar, a meeting to discuss issues facing tribal people and pilgrims. Additionally, members of the Mesram clan will participate in a sacred water fetching ceremony, walking 150km to visit various villages in the area.