Jhanjharpur is a place situated in the foothills of Himalayas and is extremely beautiful owing to its topography and the vegetation. Jhanjharpur celebrates Indra Puja and Durga Puja with unparalleled enthusiasm.
The Indira Puja festival is celelbrated over a course of ten days during which lord Indra is worshipped with utmost devotion. Durga Puja and Kali Puja are also celebrated with equal devotion in the villages that make up the Jhanjharpur sub district.
Mithilla paintings are immensely popular in this sub district. Mithilla paintings are still a rage amongst those interested in paintings and ancient art. One can also find a little influence of Nepal in the region.