Bajali, April 15, 2019:
As a part of their tradition, the people of Pathsala in Assam organize a unique competition on the occasion of “Goru Bihu” every year.
This year too, on the occasion of Goru Bihu, a “Cow Fashion Show” was organized at Gobindapur Satra in Bajali of Barpeta district, Assam.
The cows of the region were brought decked up in unique clothes, bells, garlands, and the traditional Assamese ‘gamucha’. The farmers of the region eagerly wait for a year to take part in the fun-filled event with full enthusiasm.
This is one of the unique events organized in the state on the occasion of Bihu. It is organized to encourage the farmers of the region to come together and celebrate Bihu in a distinct way.
On the day of Goru Bihu, the cows are being taken to the nearby river to be washed with “Mah-Halodhi” and then cows are dressed up with beautiful pieces of clothes, bells, Gamucha, a garland of brinjal, water gourd, etc. During the event, the cows are being brought out to the ramp with the tune of “Bihu Husori”.