Purmandal Temples are dedicated to Shiva and the annual mela and festival is held during Phalgun Krishna Paksha Trayodasi and Chaturdasi and coincides with the Shivratri. Purmandal Temple Mela 2013 date is March 9 and March 10. Also known as Choti Kashi, there are numerous temples dedicated to Shiva in this region including the famous ones at nearby Utterbani.
Purmandal Temple is 40 km from . Jammu
The area is famous for numerous temples dedicated to Shiva, the popular of them being
and Peer Khoh. Panjbhaktar Temple
Purmandal Mela celebrates the wedding of Shiva and Parvati. The fair attracts thousands of Shiva devotees.
The ancient temples of Purmandal are located on the banks of the
. The temples were part of the
Shaivaite tradition in Devak River Kashmir. Many Kashmiri
and abroad make it to be a part of the mela. India