Kheer Bhavani Mela 2013 in Srinagar Kheer Bhavani Temple

Kheer Bhavani Mela is annual fair and festival held at Kheer Bhavani temple at Tullamula in Srinagar district of Kashmir. In 2013, Kheer Bhavani Mela date is June 17.

It is a fair organized to please Goddess Ragnya Devi, the presiding deity of the temple. The fair is celebrated on Jyeshta Shukla Astami, eighth day in bright phase of Jyeshta month.

Kheer Bhavani Mela is a major festival for Kashmiri pundits’ community. They gather in large numbers to offer pujas and nivedans (food offerings) to Goddess Ragnya Devi. Kheer, a sweet recipe, is offered specially to the Goddess on the day.

Kheer Bhavani Mela 2012 date was May 29.

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  1. A great Community is determined as well. Most will return to their homes in Kashmir, though many external and internal forces will try to prevent this from happening.

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