Fairs & Festivals

Fairs & Festivals

Durga Puja Nirghanta 2015 – Kolkata (West Bengal)

Date & Time Puja Days Rituals 12th October (Monday) (24th Ashwin, 1422) Mahalaya Torpon within 9:28 am. 18th - 19th October (Sunday – Monday) (30th Ashwin – 1st Kartik, 1422) (Shuklapakhya) Tithi schedule: 18th Oct. 10:34 am. - 19th Oct. 10:23 am. Maha Shasthi "Amantran" and "Adhibas",...

Durga Puja Nirghanta 2015 – Delhi

Date & Time Puja Days Rituals 12th October (Monday)(24th Ashwin, 1422) Mahalaya Torpon within 9:28 am. 18th - 19th October (Sunday – Monday) (30th Ashwin – 1st Kartik, 1422) (Shuklapakhya) Tithi schedule: 18th Oct. 10:34 am. - 19th Oct. 10:23 am. Maha Shasthi "Amantran" and "Adhibas", In...

Durga Puja Nirghanta 2015 – Mumbai

Date & Time Puja Days Rituals 12th October (Monday) (24th Ashwin, 1422) Mahalaya Torpon within 9:28 am. 18th - 19th October (Sunday – Monday) (30th Ashwin – 1st Kartik, 1422) (Shuklapakhya) Tithi schedule: 18th Oct. 10:34 am. - 19th Oct. 10:23 am. Maha Shasthi "Amantran"...

Durga Puja Nirghanta 2015 – Chennai

Date & Time Puja Days Rituals 12th October (Monday) (24th Ashwin, 1422) Mahalaya Torpon within 9:28 am. 18th - 19th October (Sunday – Monday) (30th Ashwin – 1st Kartik, 1422) (Shuklapakhya) Tithi schedule: 18th Oct. 10:34 am. - 19th Oct. 10:23 am. Maha Shasthi "Amantran" and "Adhibas"....

Durga Puja Nirghanta 2015 – Dhaka (Bangladesh)

Date & Time Puja Days Rituals 12th October (Monday) (24th Ashwin, 1422) Mahalaya Torpon within 9:51 am. 18th - 19th October (Sunday – Monday) (30th Ashwin – 1st Kartik, 1422) (Shuklapakhya) Tithi schedule: 18th Oct. 11:04 am. - 19th Oct. 10:53 am. Maha Shasthi "Amantran"...

Barodebi Mela

During the Durga Puja festival, a four-day long celebration of worship of Sri Sri Baro Debi (বড়দেবী) (Devi Durga) takes place at Devibari of Cooch Behar Town. The Barodebi Mela is a famous fair...

Ratha Yatra

The Ratha Yatra (Chariot Festival) of Sri Sri Madan Mohan (Lord Krishna) in Cooch Behar takes place in June and July. It is quite similar to the Rath-Yatra of Sri Sri Jagannath Dev at...

Rash Utsav & Raas Mela

Raas Mela, commemorating the Rash Utsav (Rash festival), is one of the most ancient, traditional and well known among the fairs of Bengal. Rash Yatra of Sri Sri Madan Mohan Thakur (Lord Krishna) and...

Jhulan Yatra

Jhulan Yatra celebrates the Radha-Krishna’s pastime of swinging on a golden swing. Jhulan yatra is a five days long festival, which is held in Mayapur town of Nadia District in the month of July or...

Jalpesh Mela

The district of Jalpaiguri celebrates a month-long fair named "Jalpesh Mela" on the occasion of “Sivaratri”. The famous fair takes place in Jalpesh village near Mainaguri. The fair is held around the age-old "Jalpeshwar...