THE GUESOME CUSTOM-CHARAK AND BAAN FORE

The village ,Panchal arranges a rural festival Gajon in every last week of Bengali calendar year. Which is one of the main attraction of rural culture. In this festival villagers worship lord Shiva. To pacify Hindu lord Shiva(the destroyer) they perform an inhuman and ruthless custom namely ; Baan-fore and Charhak.This year the Science and Rationalists Association of Indias Bankura district branch comes on road with them to protest against superstition.

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