Important Fairs of India

FairPeriodicityPlaceTime of the year
Ambubachi MelaAnnualKamakhya Temple, AssamAssamese month 'Ahaar'
Baneshwar FairAnnualDungarpur Mahadev Temple, RajasthanFebruary
Chandrabahaga FairAnnualJhalarapatan, Jhalawar, RajasthanKartik month (October-November)
Gangasagar FairAnnualGangasagar Island, West BengalJanuary - February
Kumbh MelaTwelve yearsNasik, Ujjain, Allahabad, HaridwarVaries according to star position
Pushkar FairAnnualPushkar, RajasthanKartik (Oct - Nov)
Sonepur Cattle FairAnnualSonepur at the confluence of Ganga and Gandak, BiharKartik month (Oct - Nov)
Nauchandi FairAnnualMeerut, U.P.For 1 month, starting second day after Holi
Surajkund Handicrafts MelaAnnualSurajkund in Faridabad, Haryana1 to 15 February
Thrissur PooramAnnualVadakkunnathan Temple in Thrissur, KeralaMalayalam month 'Medam'
Medaram Jatara or Sammakka Saralamma JataraAnnualMedaram in Warangal, TelanganaJanuary - February