Guru Kaila Peer Fair is one of the oldest cultural and traditional fair in Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. Famous as the oldest and holiest fair among the locals, this fair is conducted every year in the memory of local diety of Budakedar, Dev Guru Kail Peer. The fair showcases the famous holy run of people with diety idol, Ramleela of Girls and Magsheer Diwali celeberations.
Guru Kailapeer Fair of Budakedar
Biggest among the fairs in Tehri Garhwal, Guru Kailapeer Fair holds the folk and traditional culture of Uttarakhand. Runs for 3 days long, locally it starts from Mangseer Bagwal. First two days are dedicated to Mangseer Diwali celebrations and last day number of holy rituals (events) are performed. The fair is attended by thousand of devotees from the nearby towns.
Major Attractions in Guru Kailapeer Fair
- The fair witness the famous ‘Run with Diety‘ ritual in which devotees runs with idol or symbol of diety.
- Mangseer ki Diwali is Deepawali celebrated by locals. Various cultural events are performed and number of shops are setup selling eatables and articrafts made by locals.