Badrinath Fair & Festival

Mata Murti Ka Mela

On this day the mother of Shri Badrinathji is worshipped and a large fair held at the Badrinath Temple in the month of Septembar. According to a legend, when river Ganga descended on earth to help the suffering humanity, she spread into twelve channels. The spot where the river tumbled become Lord Vishun’s abode. The place came to be known as Badrinath. The Mata Murti Temple is dedicated to the mother of Sri Badrinathji.