Bihar Tourism Department releases Event Calendar for 2015-16

 

Bihar Tourism Department has released the tourism event calendar for the year 2015-16 (from September 2015 to March 2016). It will organize as many as 17 Mahotasavas and 3 major fairs in different part of the state. The calendar is meant to keep the tourists and general public updated on various events. Some of these events are world famous and attracts tourists in large number.

The events are :

  • Pitripaksha Mela : September 28 - October 12
  • Mahotsava at Hazrat Bibi Kamal Sahib shrine at Kako, Jehanabad : September
  • On World Tourism Day September 15 : Events in every district
  • Ugratara Cultural Mahotsav : October 14 - October 16 at Mahishi
  • Vanavar Mahotsav : October 23-24 at Jehanabad
  • Ahilya Gautam Mahotsav : November
  • Sonepur Harihar Kshetra Mela : November 23 - December 24
  • Mithila Lok Utsav : December 1-2 at Darbhanga
  • Munger Mahotsav - December 4-5 at Munger
  • Rajgir Mahotsav : December 28, 2015 to January 13, 2016
  • Special Fair on Makar Sankranti at Tapovan, Gaya : January 14, 2016
  • Lachuara Mahotsav at Jamui in January 2016
  • Mandar Mahotsav at Banka : January 14-16
  • Bodh Mahotsav at Bodh Gaya : January 22-24
  • Surya Mahotsav at Dev, Aurangabad : February 14
  • Martandya Mahotsav at Madhubani-Jhanjarpur and Parasdham : February 11-12
  • Baba Koteshwar Mahadev Mahotsav at Bela, Gaya : March 07
  • Simheshwar Mahotsav at Madhepura : March 8-10
  • Mithila Mahotsav at Madhubani : March 14-15
  • Ugma Mahotasv at Aurangabad : March 14
  • Kosi Mahotsav at Saharsa : March 24-25