Bhavnath Fair

Festival | Religious Festival

A five-day festival of Bhavnath is held at foothills of Mount Girnar in Junagadh at temple called "Vastrapata Kshetra" during the Mahashivratri celebrations. Thousands of pilgrims from all over converge here. Prior to the start of the Mahapuja, a huge procession led by “Naga Bavas” (ascetics with no clothes on) seated on decorated elephants and holding flags, gets under way. Bhavai, folk songs and folk dances attract large audiences during the event

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