Angling: The Siang and its tributaries abound in aquatic life. Mahsheer is common. Catches of 20-30 kgs are common and 100 kg is not unknown. Golden trout is found in the cold water of higher reaches. Angling festival will be organised at Bodak, at the junction of the rivers Siang and Yamne. The other popular […]
Sankranti: Falls on January 14th of every year with the festivity starting a day before and ending a day later – a three – day fete! During the first day bonfires are lit and people warm themselves around the ‘Bhogimantalu’. The next day is the harvest festival followed by a more sombre celebration that ends […]
Kanjapuri Mela This fair is held in mid October during the Navratri days. Over fifty thousand people gather to participate in the activities. The young display their strength and skills. Handicrafts and homemade articles are put up for sale.
Surkhanda Devi Mela This fair is held on the occasion of Ganga Dussehra at the Surkhanda Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Durga.Situated 20km.from Mussoorie, the temple is an important pilgrimage centre & can be reached by a 2 km. trek from Kaddukhal via Dhanolti on the road to Chamba. The worship of the Goddess is […]