International Kullu Dusshera festival 2014 will be celebrated in the month of October
Himachal Pradesh is basically for the fair, festivals and hill station. Here in this state there are so many temples are situated in the every part of the state and peoples worships different gods in the different district. Each district has its unique festivals and fair which they celebrate with great enthusiasm and happiness. Like Minjar festival is famous in the Chamba district, Shiv Ratri is famous in the Mandi, Renuka fair is famous in the Sirmaur and Lavi is famous in the Shimla likewise Dusshera is famous in the Kullu district which is celebrated in the month of October every year and which will be held for the seven days long in the Dhalpur ground in which so many peoples across the country as well as outside the country visits this place to this historical festival of the country. Here in the article we are talking about the history of the festival and main attraction of the festival and also how to reach this place, the complete description is discussed in the below article.
History of the Festival
This festival was initially started in the 16th century when the local king of the Kullu district was cursed by the Rishi and to escape from the cursed he told him to her servants to bring the idol of Lord Raghu from the Ayodhya and when they will take that idol to this place than only the king will be escaped from the curse because when he eat everything becomes very hot. So one day the peoples of king has stolen the idol of the Lord Raghu from the Ayodhya and they have taken it to the Kullu district but after next morning, the people of Ayodhya have seen that idol was not present in the temple so they started searching the idol and finally they got that idol in the Kullu but when they pick that idol from the Kullu it becomes so heavy and they can't pick it and finally they said this idol should be placed in this place and after that the people of Kullu district have started celebrating this festival every year.
Main attraction of the Festival
This festival was celebrated every year in the month of October and will be continues for the seven days. This festival will be started after the whole country has celebrated this festival means Kullu's Dusshera will be started after the 11 days of Nav Ratra. When this festival will be started than so many local Gods and deities will be participated in the Dhalpur grounds and peoples takes blessing from these Gods. This is time when you can see almost local deities of the state in a single place. Apart from it there are so many lots of things which you can see in this festival.
How to reach
This festival was celebrated in the Dhalpur Ground which is situated in the Main Kullu. There are lots of buses are available for this place from the different part of the state as well as outside the state. You can easily reach this place by bus as well as aero plane. So it is the right time to visit this place because during that time climate is too much good and apart from this festival you can also wonder the famous tourist spot of the district as well as state like Manali and Manikaran.
So, if you want to ask any kind of question regarding the festival or place you can ask by comment below in the article.