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At a glance

Celebrated in: Pehowa

To offer: Pinds for their ancestors

In the months of: Spring season

Chetar Chaudas Mela is held in Pehowa annually. It has the holy Saraswati tank which is also known as 'Saraswati Teertha' or 'Prithudak Teertha'. Chetar Chaudas Fair is held during spring season. Pilgrims, both Sikhs and Hindus, flock to this place to offer 'pinds' for their ancestors as Yudhisthiar had offered 'pinds' in memory of all their relatives killed in the Mahabharata war. Pilgrims take ablution in the Saraswati tank during this fair.

How to Reach

By Air

The nearest airport is at New Delhi.

By Rail

Pehowa is 14.5 kms from Kurukshetra Railway station.

By Road

Kurukshetra is well connected by roads with major cities of Haryana.