Bhojpur

Area: 1,507 km²
Population: 230201 (Male: 113434 | Female: 116767)
Caste/Ethnicity: Chhetri, Brahman (Hill), Magar, Tamang, Newar, Kami, Rai, Gurung, Damai/Dholi, Sharki, Sanyasi, Sherpa, Gharti/Bhujel
Religion: Hindu, Kirant, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim and others
Festivals: Ubhauli, Udauli, Dashain, Tihar, Maghe Sankrantii, Ram Nawami
Heritage: Siddha Kali Bhagawati, Azima Temple, Bihareswor Temple, Chameswor Guthi Pati, Dingla, Hatuwa Gadhi, Maina Raja Maina Rani Nag Chhanga,Shivalaya, Salpa Pokheri, Nag Daha, Khombalung, Sidheshwore, Gupteshwore, Saraswoti, Beheshowre, Shalpa pokhari, Pakhuwa, Kalopokhari, Hatuwagadhi, Pakmakham, Salik Gadhi, Hadipokhari, Chyangre, Rammandir, Tyamke, Saune, Golmebhir, Nagchhang, Gumbadh, Sukilasthan, Saraswoti Gufa

The following information was obtained from a survey undertaken by enumerators selected by CECI from 20 project districts by a common questionnaire developed during the inventory workshop.

Main Cultural Products of Bhojpur District: a. Copper, b. Brass and Bronze, c. Bamboo, d. Wool, e. Fibre, f. Clay and ceramic, g. Dhaka, h. Stone, i. Iron, j. Leather, k. Wood
Bamboo Products: Chungkhe, Dhungro/Dhiri, Tongba, Dhanukand, Thokro, Bhune, Doko, Kaiyo, Deli, Bhakari, Chhapani Dalo, Nanglo, Thunche, Dhobe, Namlo, Damlo, Pingko, Laththa, Bhala, Sarang, Mandro, Basuri, Binayo, Murali, Tangel, Chalno, Perungo, Dhakar, Mohola, Sipring, Phurlung, Dhadiya, Ghum, Chitra, Dhungri, Pipa, Lauro, Phadke, War, Thakro, Yalambar Baja, Tama, Meso, Ghans, Khatte, Banduk, Thyak, Pyatpyate, Khareto, Choya bata, Murti, Pecha, Dahi bokne choya ko bhado, , Khol, Bharyang (Sunuwar, Rai, Sherpa, Magar)
Metal Products: Khukri, Hasiya, Kuto, Kodalo, Kodali, Bancharo, Karuwa, Phalli, Trishul, Tapke, Kachaura, Chuleshi, Kadau, Khurmi, Odan, Khaimal, Sancho, Rat trap, Koreso, Tai, Tapke, Dabilo, Panyu, Dadu, Tarwar, Katti, Chakku, Chuppi, Khoda, Lihi, Bhadi, Khurpa, Karauti, Dhanusbad ko tir, Diyo, Kata, Bhala, Kunjo, Rabo, Ghan, Chino, Bakas, Sanaso, Aaro, Basila, Narani, Murchunga, Karai, Chimta, Chamchi, Paso ko kad haru, Kati, Sothe; Copper/Tama: Phosi, Gagri, Tawa, Murti, Dalo, Diyo, Kalash, Dadu, Panyu, Puja thali, Tamrapatra, Authi, Manapathi, Lota; Pittal/Brass: Gagri, Phosi, Dadu, Panyu, Karuwa, Angkhora, Murti, Kalash, Kupi, Bhaddu, Tasala, Khukuri ko kanjo, Kothi, Gahana, Chura, Dharo, Phuldani, Nhyak, Sinmu (Boda); Kaash: Karuwa, Thal, Wadhuko, Auntie, Wine cup, Kachaura, Angkhora, Rakshi rakhne dhykacha, Jhyamta, Chap, Jad rakhne ghalacha, Khapacha, Dahi rakhne lapacha
Fibre Products: Allo, Dhokro, Jhola, Loti, Patko Damlo, Dori, Jotaro, Jutta, Thaili, Gundri, Sukul, Chatti, Neti dori, Parda, Kagaz, Pira, Dali, Binda, Kokri, Topi, Rale (Rai, Shrepa, Tamang, Gurung, Limbu, Bhujel, Sunuwar)
Wood Products: Ghar, Jhyal, Dhoka, Khat, Daraj, Theki, Mandani, Pira, Mungro, Gariyo, Dadu, Dabilo, Panyu. Tolung, Duderi, Dhungro, Tongba, Murti, Phalaincha, Chandan dhup, Latthi, Chakku, Ping, Halo, Juwa, Ghocha, Ghara, Kurshi
Wool Products: Raadi, Pakhi, Lukuni, Gamcha, Topi, Lungi, Barko, Jhola, Loti, Suruwal, Rumal, Ghum Raadi (Gurung, Rai, Magar, Tamang, Sherpa)
Clay and Ceramic Product: Coloring (Red/Kamero, Yellow, Black), Ghaito, Matiya, Surahi, Thapani, Dhupauro, Khutruke, Chilim, Sulpha, Pata, Phuldani, Diyo, Dhakani, Hadi, Bhuchhuwa, Jantar, Murti, Jhingati (Kumal, Sherpa, Tamang, Newar)
Leather Products: Jutta/Shoe, Damlo, Namlo, Topi, Jacket, Coat, Shoe lace, Khukuri/Tarwar/Katti/Chuppi ko dap, Chhari, Panja, Chain, Muda, Madal, Damaru, Ghuyetro, Jhola, Kan, Purse, Thali, Dhokro, Pani bokne thaili, Jinkari, Khisa, Khol, Peti, Paso, Sole, Dhol, Dholak, Tyamko, Washer, Football, Volleyball (Sarki)
Stone Products: Chula, Dhunga, Chautara, Phalaincha, Math mandir, Jhyal, Dhoka, Murti, Hatiyar, Jato, Okhal, Lohoro, Silauto, Chhana, Sandh, Pathhar, Gahana, Muda, Dol
Cotton and Dhaka  Products: Topi, Barki, Choli, Daura Suruwal, Shawl, Muffler, Saadi, Lungi, Kurta Salwar, Rumal, Purse, Thaili, Jhola, Bhoto, Chaapal, Jutta, Picap
Priorities Sector: 1. Leather, 2. Metal, 3. Wool, 4. Fiber, 5. Bamboo

Intangible Cultural Products

Naach/Dance: Sakewa, Sakela, Madani, Lohsar, Walan, Sangini, Ratyauli, Thakthoke, Janjhi, Bijuwa, Selo, Maruni, Deusi, Bhailo, Bethi Naach, Dhukure, Syabro (Rai, Sherpa, Tamang, Damai, Newar, Magar, Gurung, Chhetri, Dalit)
Geet/Song: Hakpare, Syamuna, Bhajan, Sebro, Juwari, Lambari, Asare, Daire, Malshree, Gothale Bhaka, Thado Bhaka, Risiya, Lahari Bhaka (Rai, Tamang, Magar, Bhujel, Sherpa, Chhetri, Brahmin)
Jatra, Mela, Chadparwa/ Fair, Festival: Jyakri, Salpamela, Pakhuwamela, Beheshwore Jatra, Lakhe Jatra, Sakewa, Dashain, Tihar, Lohsar, Chasum, Machhindranath, Dewali, Ramnawami, Satbeej/ Balachaturdashi, Teej (Rai, Tamang, Newar, Sherpa, Dalit, Chhetri, Brahmin, Magar, Gurung)