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Gogaji Temple Fair and Festival 2024 At Gogamedi in Rajasthan in Bhadrapad Month

Gogaji Temple is a famous shrine dedicated to Shri Gogaji Maharaj – person who attained the status of Nath and is worshipped today. Gogaji Temple is located at Gogamedi in Nohar Tehsil in Hanumangarh District in Rajasthan. In 2024, Gogaji Temple Fair and Festival is from August 19 to September 18, 2024. The annual Mela and festival begins on Shravan Purnima and ends on Bhadrapada Purnima.

The temple is visited by thousands of people and it is believed that Shri Gogaji Maharaj cures those bitten by snakes. He is also worshipped for wish fulfillments.

The main murti in the temple is that of a Gogaji riding a horse. The architecture of the temple is an amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim elements.

The Goga Navami day attracts many devotees which fall on the Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Navami.

During the annual one-month mela a cattle fair is held.

The annual Mela, is also known as Lakkhi Mela. The Mela is a grand affair, attracting devotees from states across India, such as Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, and more.

The Lakkhi Mela unfolds in two distinct parts. During the first 15 days, devotees from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Himachal Pradesh don yellow attire, while in the latter half, participants from states like Punjab, Haryana, and Delhi take part. The entire festival draws an astonishing 20-25 lakh devotees, creating a vibrant tapestry of cultural diversity.