Kapal Mochan Mela is the famous religious fair held during Kartik Purnima at Bilaspur in Yamunanagar district of Haryana. It is celebrated for last four days in the month of Kartik. Kapal Mochan Mela 2017 dates – mela starts on November 1 and ends on 4 November.
Kapal Mochan Mela concludes on Kartik Poornima day. Approximately one million people perform Kartik Snan in Kapal Mochan sarovars. Devotees lit diyas on the banks of three sarovars in Kapal Mochan.
It is believed that Kartik Snan and lighting diya at Kapal Mochan sarovar relieves the sins of all the three Yugas. These rituals make one free even from ‘Brahma Hatya. As per the Hindu beliefs, in this place Sage Ved Vyas performed his Vedic rituals and compiled the Vedas and the Puranas.