Fair in Bihar & Jharkhand

Sonepur Mela

With 700,000 attendees, and thousands of animals from parakeets to elephants changing hands, this three-week annual festival and livestock market comes alive on the 15th day (full moon) of Kartik Purnima at the site…
Culture in Rajgir

Rajgir Mahotsava

Ragir's major cultural festival features three days of classical Indian music, folk music and dance.
Religious in Bihar & Jharkhand

Chhath Festival

This four-day festival honours Surya, the Sun God. The main (third) day occurs on the sixth day after Diwali, when people flock to riverbanks and water bodies to carry out water rituals, play traditional music and m…