Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Sultanganj - Deoghar shravani mela 2010

Starts on July 27 - Ends on August 24.









Sultanganj Deoghar Sawan Mela Starts on 27 July 2010. Sawan mahina (Shravan month) is very auspicious Hindu month. Each and everyday during the Shravana Mas has some significance. The month of Shravan, popularly known as Sawan, is the fifth month of the Hindu calender. Sultangang. Shravani Mela starts in every month of Sawan (Hindi Month). More then 50 lakhs devotees come Sultanganj for take Holy water of Ganga River. After taking Holy water of Ganga River they go to Baidyanath Dham (Deoghar) by on foot in full month of Sawan . The total distance from Sultanganj to Baidynath Dham is 105 km. by old way and 90 km from new shortcut way . Some devotees runs non stop to Deoghar from Sultanganj and they reach Babadham (Baidyanath Dham) in less then 24 hrs.

6 comments:

vishal said...
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koki said...

NEW SHORTCUT ROUTE IS NOT SEEN & WHATS THE NEW STOPES

SIDDHARTH SHARMA said...

i felt this mela was over-rated before i saw it on my own.
but it is actually huge...
amazing devotion...!!!
i drove all the way from Monghyr to Deoghar...
also saw the shortcut "kachchi sadak"...
nice arrangements by Bihar govt....

the road for vehicles is simply SUPERB!

to conclude:
"A memorable journey!!!"

ANANDA said...

hello! to all readers iwent this mela since last two years , this year preparation going on .....but its call from HIM THE LORD SHIVA ...
I believe when HE call some one than only he can perform . isnt it ? overall it is a beautiful memories for all devotees ...,,
allthe best for all of you wish your all dreams make true ...

rishav raj said...

I went thrice from Sultangunj to Deoghar(my hometown) walking..Those were my most memorable days..
This year I am in bangalore and dont have leave to visit babadham in sravan month....

vishal said...

Hi Folk,
I visited BABA DHAM this year, it was nice journey of approx 88 KM(short cut previously it was 105) the road has been specially specially constructed for devotee its more comfortable to walk on this non concrete road. All compulsory facilities has been made available almost everywhere on the way to Baba dham. for more information please contact me on (vishal dot lochan at gmail dot com)