Bhai Phota in Kolkata Heena
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Country India
State/Province West Bengal
distance: 7,286 Km
Address Bhai Phota in Kolkata
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Bhai Phota

Bhai Phota is a Bengali Hindu celebration, celebrates two days after the Kali Puja. The celebration is like Bhai Dhooj in northern India, Bhai Tika in Nepal or different parts of eastern India & Bhau Beej in western India. Sister puts sandalwood Tilak on her siblings’ forehead & pray to God for their success, health, & long life. It is a celebration that assigns a sister’s love for her brother. With putting sweets in their sibling’s mouth. Sisters favored and wished a long & prosperous life for them.

History of Bhai Phota

As per Rig Veda, Yama & Yamuna were twins (sibling & sister) born to Surya. The Yamuna once want to see her sibling & welcomed Yama to her home. Whenever Yama, the divine force of death went to his sister, his sister appealed to God for his prosperity. Another legend on the origin interfaces Vishnu, Krishna, & Mahavira.

How to Reach Kolkata

By Air: The Kolkata International airplane terminal also called the Subhash Chandra Bose International air terminal. Situates at Dumdum interfaces the city with all the real urban areas of the nation and also the world. 
By Rail: Howrah & Sealdah railroad stations are the two noteworthy railheads arranged in the city. Both of these stations associates with all the important urban communities of the nation
By Road: Kolkata all around associates by street to most significant cities in the country. Therefore, State transports interface all the major parts of West Bengal to Kolkata.

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