Call Our Travel Experts

Fairs and Festivals in Jharkhand

Situated on the eastern side of the Vindhya hills and at the northern fringes of the Deccan is the beautiful state of Jharkhand. Blessed by nature and known for its rich and diverse culture, Jharkhand is visited by large number of tourists every year. Jharkhand is home to large number of fairs and festivals celebrated throughout the year.

Famous for its rich culture especially the tribal culture, Jharkhand is a home to number of fairs and festivals celebrated all the year round. Besides, the cattle play a very important role in the fairs and festivals of Jharkhand. You will see big cattle fair, which includes sale and purchase of cattle in most of these festivals.

Held at the time of Phalgun Shivratri, Kunda Mela in Pratappur is one of the major festivals of Jharkhand and is marked by the sale of cattle.

Started in 1882, Chatra Mela is another major festival of Jharkhand and is mainly a cattle fair held during Durga Puja.

Besides, Kundri Mela, Kolhaiya Mela, Tutilawa Mela, Lawalong Mela, Belqada Mela, Sangharo Mela etc. are some of the other important fairs and festivals in Jharkhand.

Enquire Now

List of Fair and Festivals in Jharkhand

Start Date: 01/04/2023
End Date: 01/04/2023

The traditional history of Jharkhand tells the story of a famous Sufi Saint who came and visited Jharkhand in the latter half of the 18th century.... read more»

Start Date: 19/12/2023
End Date: 19/12/2023
Simaria, Jharkhand

Cattle fairs in Jharkhand are of an immense popularity. People from near and far, from the state as well as from the neighboring states come to... read more»

Start Date: 27/06/2023
End Date: 27/06/2023
Itkhori, Jharkhand

The people in Jharkhand need a reason to celebrate life. This is evident from the number of fairs and festivals that are held in different state... read more»

Start Date: 19/12/2023
End Date: 19/12/2023
Chatra, Jharkhand

Anyone who cherishes a rich culture would love to visit Jharkhand because of its fondness for fairs and festivals. There is always some kind of a... read more»

Hazaribagh, Jharkhand

Jharkhand has a rich history of struggle against the British subjugation and is the land of long forgotten heroes and fighters. It was under... read more»

Start Date: 26/11/2023
End Date: 26/11/2023
Chatra, Jharkhand

Jharkhand is noted for its fairs and festivals and there is always some fair or festival happening in the state, keeping the people in a festive... read more»

To be Announced
Pratappur, Jharkha, Jharkhand

There is no end to the time for merriment in Jharkhand, which is always wrapped up in some kind of revelry or the other, in the form of fairs and... read more»

Start Date: 02/07/2024
End Date: 02/07/2024
Sangat, Jharkhand

The word ‘Sangat’ is the Punjabi version of the word ‘Sangti’ which means company. It can also be referred to as some form... read more»