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    Sonpur Mela started from 26 NOV 2012.

    Hi All,
    The world famous Sonpur Mela started from 26 NOV 2012. The Sonpur Mela is the biggest Animal fair or Cattle Fare in the world. The Sonepur Cattle Fair is held on the event of Kartik Poornima. The main attractions of the fair is different kind of animals and furnitures. The other main attraction of Sonpur castle fair is aurkestra. The sonpur mela is continuing till 30 days after starting. It is siatuated in saran district near by Hajipur and Patna. It also known as Harihar Kshetra. Harihar Nath temple is situated on the bank of Gandak River, where people goes for puja after dip in Gandak river. Sonepur is connected by Rail and road from nearest city Hajipur and patna.
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    Hello Kunal,

    Sonepur Mela is indeed one of the major cattle fairs to be held in India. A very nice post by you regarding Sonepur mela. If somebody wants to know more about sonepur Mela, they can refer Highlights of Sonepur mela of Bihar here.


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