Chandrabhaga Fair 2016 near Jhalarapatan in Jhalawar in Rajasthan

Chandrabhaga fair is held annually on Kartik Purnima day, full moon day in Kartik month, as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar near Jhalarapatan in Jhalawar District in Rajasthan. The main event on the day is taking holy dip in the Chandrabhaga River. Chandrabhaga Fair 2016 date is November 14.

Another major event on the day is Deep Daan – offering of lamps to ancestors. People light up lamps and float them on the river on Kartik Purnima night.

Chandramoulishwar Mahadev Temple is located on the banks of Chandrabhaga River.

A cattle fair is also held during the period.