INDIA: SUWORI TRIBAL FESTIVAL IN ASSAM

INDIA: SUWORI TRIBAL FESTIVAL IN ASSAM. An Indian tribal woman reacts after an earthen pot filled with water falls off her head during a 100-meter sprint event with water pots on heads, in the Suwori Tribal festival in Boko, Assam, India on April 20, 2017. 'Suwori' is a spring festival which has been locally celebrated at Boko, Assam for almost a century. This festival is similar to Assam's Bihu, which is celebrated with great fervor and joy by all Assamese people irrespective of caste, creed, religion, faith and belief. The festival coincides with Rongali Bihu, the harvest festival of the northeastern state.Photo courtesy Agencies

Last Updated: 2017-04-21

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