Mela Manasadevi is Navratri Mela organised at Manasa Devi Temple, Panchkula in Haryana during Chaitra Month and Ashwin Month.
Mela Manasadevi April 2016 – Vasant Navratri Mela – April 8 to April 15. Ashtami – April 14, 2016.
Mela Manasadevi October 2016 – Ashwin Navratri Mela – October 1 to October 10. Ashtami – October 9, 2016.
Shardiya Navratra mela are organized at the shrine complex during chaitra and Ashvin months.
Every year two Navratra melas are organised in the month of Aswin (Shardiya) [Winter Navratra] and other in the month of Chaitra [Spring Navratra] by the Shrine Board. Lakhs of devotees pay obeisance during the navratra mela held in Ashwin and Chaiter and temples remain open through out the day.
These melas are of 9 days duration each time and concludes on 9th day. The shrine Board makes elaborate arrangements for the comfortable stay and darshan of the devotees.
The board makes arrangements for the provision of Chhowldari, tented accommodation, durries, blankets, temporary toilets, temporary dispensaries, mela police post and lines. During the mela, Duty Magistrates and Nodal Officers are appointed to look after the devotees and smooth conduct of the mela.
On the 7th and 8th day of Navratras, the temples of Shrine Complex are closed only for two hours during the night for cleaning/ maintenance of temples. For the rest of Navratras, the temples remain open for darshan from 5 AM to 10 PM.