Kartik Purnima Shahi Snan during Pushkar Mela

Shahi Snan, royal bath, is observed on Kartik Purnima during Pushkar Mela. In 2017, Shahi Snan date is November 4.

Several lakhs of devotees visit Pushkar Lake and take holy dip on Kartik Purnima. Every year, on Saptarshi Ghat, devotees perform Kartik Snan on a day before Karthik Poornima.

Shahi Snan is also observed in Kapal Mochan Mela held at Kapal Mochan near Yamuna Nagar in Haryana.

Kartik Poornima is the last day to perform holy bath during Kartik month in North Indian states.

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  1. Music Festival Pushkar 2013 says:

    Rightly said, Pushkar is one of the holiest cities of India. And this is what compels every individual to give a visit to this place and feel the vibrations of spirituality…
    The Pushkar fair is undoubtedly the most looked after event and hence attracts so many of us…