Gai Jatra 2022 | Gai Jatara Festival Celebrations in Nepal

Gai Jatra is one of the most celebrated festivals in Nepal. Gai Jatra is celebrated in the Nepali Bhadra month (August – September) or Shravan Maas. In 2022, GaiJatra date is August 12. Due to Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), Gai Jatra is celebrated with limited number of enthusiasts amidst stringent lockdown rules such as physical distance, etc. […]

Mela Santoshi Mata 2022 | Ladraur Santoshi Mata Mandir Mela

Mela Santoshi Mata is one of the famous fairs in Ladraur of Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Mela Santoshi Mata Ladraur date is August 17. Santoshi Mata is a Hindu goddess. She is described as “the Mother of Satisfaction”. Santoshi Mata is particularly worshipped by women of North India and Nepal. Santoshi Mata vrata […]

Maa Chintpurni Sawan Mela 2022

Mata Chintpurni Mela is a very popular Mela held at Chintpurni Mata Temple, in Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Mata Chintpurni Sawan Mela date is August 5. Shravan Ashtami is the important day in this Mela. Actually, Chintpurni Mela begins on the first day of Shravan Month Shukla Paksha (29 July 2022) (Shravan Shukla Paksha) and ends […]

Minjar Mela 2022 in Chamba

Minjar Mela is one of the most celebrated Fairs in Chamba of Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Minjar Mela begins on July 24 and ends on August 1. Minjar is the most popular fair of Chamba which is attended by a large number of people from all over the country. This mela is held on the […]

Mela Nagni 2022 | Nurpur Nagni Mata Temple Fair in Himachal Pradesh

Mela Nagni (Nurpur Nagni Mata Temple Fair) is one of the grand celebrations in Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Mela Nagni Mata begins on July 16. The Nagni Mata fair in Nurpur, which are organised on every Saturday during Shravan Month and Bhadrapad Month of the Hindu calendar every year, were not celebrated last year as […]

Mela Devta Khudi Jal 2022 in Kullu

Mela Khudi Jal (Mela Shri Devta Khudi Jal) is one of the famous local fairs held in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Mela Devi Khudi Jal begins on 12 August and ends on 19 August. In Shri Devta Khudi Jal Maa Mandir, annual fairs are conducted in Magh Month, Phalgun Month, Vaishakh Month, […]

Mela Chamunda Devi 2022

Mela Chamunda Devi is one of the grand fairs held in Himachal Pradesh. In 2022, Mela Chamunda Devi begins on July 29 and ends on August 5. The Chamunda Devi Temple is located 10 km west of Palampur in the Kangra area of Himachal Pradesh. Standing on the banks of the Ban Ganga River, the […]

Shoolini Mela 2022 | Solan Shoolini Mela

Solan Shoolini Mela in Himachal Pradesh, the most celebrated fair in Solan, is celebrated for 3 days in June every year. Maa Shoolini, the principal deity of the town, is reckoned as the powerful Goddess in the area. In 2022, Shoolini Mela begins on June 24 and ends on June 26. Shoolini Mela, dated back […]

Ambubachi Mela 2022 | Ambubashi Mela in Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati

Ambubachi Mela, also known as Ameti, is the annual festival celebrated at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam. It is celebrated during monsoon season that falls in the Assamese month of Ahaar (June). In 2022, Ambubachi Mela begins on June 22 and ends on June 26. Ambubachi is the celebration of the yearly menstruation course of […]

Mewar Festival 2022 | Udaipur Mewar Festival during Gangaur

Mewar festival is a fair organized in Udaipur, Rajasthan, during Gangaur festival. The festival marks the beginning of spring season in the state. In 2022, Mewar festival dates are: April 2, April 3 and April 4. Gangaur procession is the major event during the fair. Married women pray to Lord Isar and Goddess Gauri on […]

Falgun Mela 2022, Nishan Yatra – Falgun Festival in Khatu Shyamji Temple

Falgun Mela or Shyambaba Falgun Mela, also known as Nishan Yatra or Falgun Festival, is the popular festival associated with Shyam Baba temples all over the world. In 2022, Falgun Mela dates are – begins on 8 March and ends on 15 March. Khatu Shyamji Temple, located at Khatu town in Sikar district of Rajasthan, […]

Nagoba Jathara 2022 | Nagoba Jatara at Keslapur in Telangana

Nagoba Jathara is a five-day annual Jatara or Fair celebrated at Keslapur Nagoba Temple in Indravelli mandal of Adilabad district, Telangana. In 2022, Nagoba Jathara begins on February 1. The Mandagajili puja and Betal puja will be held on February 3 and 4 respectively. The presiding deity of Keslapur temple is Seshanag (Serpent God) with […]

Magh Mela 2022 | Allahabad Prayag Magh Mela January-February-March 2021 dates

Magh Mela is observed during Magh month and Falgun month up to nearly 45 days. In 2022, Magh Mela begins on January 18 and ends on March 1. Magh Mela snan at Prayag Sangam in Allahabad has a great significance which attracts several millions of devotees to perform holy dip in divine confluence (Triveni Sangam) […]

Gangasagar Mela 2022 | Ganga Sagar Mela, Ganga Snan during Makar Sankranti

Gangasagar Mela or Ganga Sagar Fair is the largest mela in West Bengal. Gangasagar Mela is observed during Makar Sankranthi. In 2022, Ganga Sagar Mela starts on January 13 and ends on January 15. The major Snan of Gangasagar Mela is on 14 January 2022 (Makara Sankranti). The mela is celebrated at Sagar Island where […]

Paush Bada Utsav | Bada Festival during Poush Month in Jaipur

Paush Bada Utsav is a month long festival celebrated during Paush month in Rajasthan especially in Jaipur city. In 2021-2022, Paush Bada Utsav (Poush mahina) starts on December 19, 2021 and ends on January 17, 2021. This festival is celebrated to welcome winter season in a grand manner. Paush mahina is considered as happiest month […]

Kullu Dussehra 2021 | Dussehra celebrations in Kullu Valley of Himachal Pradesh

Kullu Dussehra

Dussehra celebrations in Kullu Valley of Himachal Pradesh is one of the most famous Dussehra celebrations in India. In 2021, Kullu Dussehra begins on October 15 and ends on October 21. This festival is one of the biggest traditional and cultural celebrations of India. Kullu Dushara is a festival celebrated with a difference, as when […]

Gogaji Fair 2021 | Goga Medi Fair, Goga Navami Mela in Rajasthan

Gogaji Fair or Gogaji Mela or Goga Navami Mela is one of the annual fairs held in Rajasthan. This Mela is held at Goga Medi in Ganganagar district. Gogaji Mela is celebrated from Goga Navami to the Ekadashi day in Bhadrapada month (August – September) as per North Indian calendar. Gogaji Mela 2021 starts on […]

Naina Devi Mela 2021 at Naina Devi Temple, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh

Naina Devi Mela is celebrated with utmost gusto at Naina Devi Temple, Naina Devi of Bilaspur district in Himachal Pradesh. In 2021, Naina Devi Mela date August 16. Shravan Ashtami Mela is considered most visited fair at Naina Devi Temple. In 2021, Shravan Navratri dates are – August 9 to August 17. Naina Devi Mela […]

Ambubachi Mela 2021 Cancelled due to Coronavirus pandemic

There is no Ambubachi Mela in 2021 as Ambubachi Mela is cancelled due to Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. The famous Kamakhya temple in Guwahati will remain closed till June 30 in view of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the Devalaya authorities informed in first week of June. The announcement came day after the central government announced all […]

Somvati Amavasya Shahi Snan 2021 – Haridwar Kumbh Mela Shahi Shan

Amavasya in April 2021 is Somvati Amavasya as it falls on Monday. It is the most auspicious bathing date for Kumbh Mela snan as it falls before the beginning of Hindu New Year. 12 April 2021 is the date of first Somvati Amavasya in 2021. It is even more significant as Somvati Amavasya falls during […]