Siddhpur Cattle Fair

Festival | Cattle Fair

Siddhpur is a sacred town, around 103 kms north of Ahmedabad. Every year the Sidhpur Camel Festival, is held here during the Kartik month (the first month of the Hindu calendar) from the 11th day to the 15th day, which is known as Karthika Poornima (full moon). It is a livestock fair in which the locals and tribals from surrounding towns & villages participate. The camels and horses are decorated by their owners. The farmers bring in huge quantity of sugarcanes, which is also sold along with various other local handicrafts items. The Kartikeya Temple opens for a week during this fair.

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