Chandrabhaga Fair


The Chandrabhaga Fair is held every year at Jhalrapatan in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, in the month of Kartik. The fair, held on the last day of Kartik, attract devotees who bathe in the holy water at the spot, known as Chandravati, which is considered as a holy river by the people residing there. The festival is named after this river is considered very sacred by the people.

The huge Cattle Fair which combines religion with commerce is going to be held from November 27 to 29, 2012. Farm animals like cows, horses, buffaloes, camels and bullocks are brought here from the distant parts for sale. Traders from different parts of Madhya-Pradesh and Maharashtra converge and brisk trading takes place. The fair gives a very good opportunity to the tourists to know more about the rituals, traditions and also about the people of this region.


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