Gopal Bhar – গোপাল ভার (Bengali) – Ep 273 – Gonph Churi
Raja Krishnachandra gets an interesting idea to discuss about men’s moustache. He invites people with moustache and the ones who doesn’t have it for an intellectual discussion in his royal garden. However, while discussing the symbol of masculinity! He decides to hold a mustache competition and announces that the winning contestant will get 1000 gold coins! Want to know more? Then stay tuned in and find out here!
Gopal Bhar was a legendary court jester in medieval Bengal. He was in the court of Raja Krishnachandra, the famous king of Nadia in the 18th century AD. Such was the genius of Gopal that the King considered him as a Navaratna of his court. His statue can still be seen in the palace of Raja Krishnachandra. Stories about his exploits are narrated in Bengal to this day and are immortalized in countless short stories. The stories are short, beautiful, humorous and have a specific social message. Gopal Bhar is famous for stories of his wisdom, in which he outwits other fellow courtiers.