Olgia Festival Is Dedicated To Overall Growth Of The State As You’ll Find The Entire Fields Green And Growing During This Festive Occasion. Even The Trees You’ll Find With Fruits Thus This Festival Is Regarded As The Notification For Wealth, Pleasure And Contentment. During The Festival, Giving And Taking Gifts Is Common Tradition. As Per The Religious Concern The Festival Is Also Known As Ghee Sankranti.
Olgia is one of the most popular regional festivals in Uttarakhand. Even today, villages in the small hamlets of the state abide by the customs and traditions of this important regional occasion. According to Georgian Calendar, the festival is held in the middle of August every year.
The Olgia festival marks the harvest growth and prosperity. During this festive occasion, you’ll find all the fields green and growing. There is growth everywhere. Even the trees are laden with fruits. All around, there prevails a feeling of happiness, joy and prosperity.