Himalayan wrestling at the Cheenj Fair

People watching the wrestling match at Cheenj Fair in Shimla. Photo © Himanshu Khagta

Locals dressed in bright fluorescent clothes to watch the annual festival of Cheenj in Talai village in Cheog Gram Panchayat. The festival is organised to please the local deity and wrestlers from all different places in India participate in the competition.

People watching the wrestling match at Cheenj Fair in Shimla. Photo © Himanshu Khagta

People watching the wrestling match at Cheenj Fair in Shimla. Photo © Himanshu Khagta

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