Kapal Mochan Mela

Festival | Religious Festival

Kapal Mochan Mela is the famous religious fair held during Kartik Purnima at Bilaspur in Yamunanagar district of Haryana. It is celebrated for the ast four days in the month of Kartik. Kapal Mochan Mela concludes on Kartik Poornima day. Approximately one million people perform Kartik Snan (bathe) in Kapal Mochan sarovars. Devotees lit diyas on the banks of three sarovars in Kapal Mochan.

It is believed that Kartik Snan and lighting diya at Kapal Mochan sarovar relieves the sins of all the three Yugas. As per the Hindu beliefs, in this place Sage Ved Vyas performed his Vedic rituals and compiled the Vedas and the Puranas.

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