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About lawalong mela
Lawalong Mela is one of the most popular and the biggest cattle fairs in Jharkhand, which is held every year on the auspicious day of Aghan Purnima which falls in the month of November / December. This cattle fair is very old and dates back to 1880. Lawalong Mela is celebrated with great pomp and show. People from distant places participate in this mela to sell cattle and many other domestic animals. The animals are adorned beautifully with colored clothes. Several temporary stalls are opened for selling varieties of accessories and food and many interesting events are organized for the entertainment of the people.
Name of Fair
Lawalong, Chatra, Jharkhand
Do and Don't
The colorful festivities are worth watching.
It is one of the largest and most significant cattle fairs in Jharkhand.