Jhapan is a standout amongst the most one of a kind celebrations celebrated in West Bengal. The celebration is devoted to Goddess Mansha, accepted to be the girl of Lord Shiva, who is likewise thought to be the Goddess of Snakes. The western piece of the state, particularly Vishnupur in Bankura distict of West Bengal, commends this day with extraordinary elan.
Jhapan is praised in the long stretch of Shravan mid-August according to the Gregorian schedule. Individuals love Goddess Mansha - the Snake Goddess in this season, for good precipitation and improvement of the ripeness of their territory. As West Bengal has an agro-based economy, the convention is being done for quite a while here.
This festival is thought to be promising for the coming harvest season. The celebration is praised with neighborhood fairs and different merriments, similar to arrange shows of nearby plays and snake appears by neighborhood wind charmers.