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Home>>North India>>Uttar-Pradesh>>Fairs Festivals of Uttar-Pradesh

Fairs and Festivals of Uttar-Pradesh

Bateshwar Fair, Bateshwar Fair travel, Bateshwar Fair of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh Bateshwar Fair

Located at a distance of 70 km. from Agra on the banks of river Yamuna, Bateshwar is an significant religious and cultural centre.
 

Dadri Mela

Dadri Mela is held at Dadri, which is 5 km. from Balia town. It is the place for the major cattle fair of the state.

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Devi Patan Mela, Devi Patan Mela travel, Devi Patan Mela of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Devi Patan Mela

Held in Tulsipur (Balrampur, Gonda) throughout Chaitra Navratri, this fair is devoted to Maa Patan Devi.

Ganga Festival

Varanasi is a city of festivals, which is balanced on the edge of time along the banks of an ever flowing river.

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Hanuman Jayanti, Hanuman Jayanti travel, Hanuman Jayanti of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Hanuman Jayanti

Sri Hanuman is worshipped throughout India-either alone or together with Sri Rama. Every temple of Lord Rama has the murti or idol of Sri Hanuman.

Janmashtami

The birth of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great fervour all over the country. In Mathura and Vrindavan - where Lord Krishna spent his childhood and youth, the Janmashtami celebrations are quite elaborate.

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Kampil Fair, Kampil Fair travel, Kampil Fair of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh fairs Kampil Fair

Kampilya called Kampil today, is a village in Tehsil Kasganj of Etah district, situated on the banks of the Ganga.
 

Kartik Poornima

Varanasi is the earth of festivals. Kartik Poornima celebrated in the month of November-December is the holy day, when the ghats of Varanasi come alive with thousands of brightly-lit earthen lamps.

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Kunjapuri Mela, Kunjapuri Mela travel, Kunjapuri Mela of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh Kunjapuri Mela

This fair is held in mid October during the Navratri days. Over fifty thousand public assembles to contribute in the activities.
 

Lolark Shasthi

Lolark Shasthi falling on the 6th day of the bright half of Bhadrapad matching to the later half of August is an additional festive occasion of Varanasi.

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Lucknow Festival, Lucknow Festival travel, Lucknow Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Lucknow Festival

Lucknow Festival held in the months of November-December captures the undying stylishness and splendours of Awadh, now Lucknow.
 

Makar Sankranti

To many people, especially the Tamilians, the Makara Shankranti ushers in the New Year. The newly-harvested corn is cooked for the first time on that day.

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Mata Murti Mela, Mata Murti Mela travel, Mata Murti Mela of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Mata Murti Mela

On the day of Mata Murti Ka Mela, the mother of Shri Badrinathji is worshipped, and a large fair held at the Badrinath Temple in the month of September.
 

Navratri

It lasts for nine days in honour of the nine manifestations of Durga. During Navaratri (the word literally means "nine nights") devotees of Durga observe a fast.

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Rambarat Mela, Rambarat Mela travel, Rambarat Mela of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh Rambarat Mela

The marriage procession of Sri Ram called as 'Rambarat' is held every year, during Ramlila celebrations at Agra.
 

Ramlila

Ram Lila, the enactment of the story of Lord Rama is believed to have been started by great Saint Tulsidas.

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Ramnavmi Mela, Ramnavmi Mela travel, Ramnavmi Mela of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh Ram Navmi Mela

Ayodhya, the holy city of the holy pilgrim centre of Hindus plays host to the Ramnavmi Festival in the month of April.
 

Taj Mahotsav

The Taj Mahotsav, held in the February, at Agra is an apt introduction to the majesty of the country and the state.

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Teej Festival, Teej Festival travel, Teej Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Fair and Festival of Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh Teej Festival

This festival is celebrated in the Shukla Paksha of Shravana, coresponding to the month of August.
 

Vasant Panchami

This is an vital bathing day. All Hindus observe it. It is also known as Magh Sukla Panchami as it falls in the month of Magh (January-February).

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More Fair and Festivals in Uttar-Pradesh

>> Bateshwar Fair

>> Dadri Mela

>> Devi Patan Mela

>> Ganga Festival

>> Hanuman Jayanti

>> Janmashtami

>> Kampil Fair

>> Kartik Poornima

>> Kunjapuri Mela

>> Lolark Shasthi

>> Lucknow Festival

>> Makar Sankranti

>> Mata Murti Mela

>> Navratri

>> Ramlila

>> Rambarat Mela

>> Rama Navami Mela

>> Taj Mahotsav

>> Teej Festival

>> Vasant Panchami  

 

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