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Srabon or Shrabon (Bengali: শ্রাবণ Shrabôn) is the fourth month of the Bengali calendar and one of the two months that make up the wet season, locally called "Barsha" (Bengali: বর্ষা Bôrsha).[1][2] It is named after the star Shrobona (শ্রবণা Shrôbôna). Artisans start making idols for Durga Puja, Kali Puja, etc. in this month.[3]


Poet Rabindranath Tagore died on 22nd Srabon in 1348.[4]


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  4. ^ "Kabiguru's 74th death anniversary today". The Daily Star. 6 August 2015. Retrieved 18 April 2017.