Fairs and Festivals of Himachal Pradesh

By | November 7, 2016

Fairs and Festivals of Himachal Pradesh: Himachal Pradesh is known for its rich cultural diversity. There are as many as seven international fairs/festivals celebrated in the state. These fairs/festivals are of historical, cultural and economic importance as they play a vital role in the life of local people.

Here we have compiled some important information about fairs/festival of Himachal Pradesh from exam point of view especially. Do read thoroughly and forget not to give your feedback in the comment box.

Happy Reading! 🙂

Updated on 02/01/2019: Suket Devta Mela has been declared as State Level Fair.



Fairs and Festivals of Himachal Pradesh


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15 thoughts on “Fairs and Festivals of Himachal Pradesh

    1. Rajan Gupta

      there is also bala sundri fair in sirmour which is also called trilokpuri fair

  1. Harish Pundir

    Please add in detail, because they asks those things , which are not easily available to students,

    So requesting you to do detailed analysis, that will be helpful.
    Give you the example of Half festival. They have asked in one exam.

    Appreciate your work sir.
    Keep updating your blog.

    1. HP General Studies Post author

      Will surely add in the coming posts.

  2. Aarti Vatsal

    Very useful information…I appreciate ur work and effort…. God bless you…

    1. HP General Studies Post author

      Thanks for your kind words Dr. Saab.. 🙂

  3. akash

    nalwar fair karsog distt. mandi and makar sakranti at tattapani karsog mandi both distt. level


    • 19 Jan – Kotkhai Utsav of Shimla district,
    Mata Mansa Devi Mela of Dharampur in Solan district,
    Lohri Mela of Gram Panchayat Piplu as District level Fairs.
    • 7 March – State level status to Jogindernagar fair of Mandi district.
    • 16 sept – Yamuna Sharad Mahotsav, Paonta Sahib in Sirmaur district as State level Fair.
    • 3 Oct – Junga Dussehra Fair of Shimla district as District level fair.
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    1. HP General Studies Post author

      Thanks @Anish Thakur for such a beautiful comment.

  5. Rajat

    Please give information abt when was these fairs made national or state level


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