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Shri Markanday Rishi

AT A GLANCE

Devta Name/Local Name/Vedic Name Shri Markanday Rishi / Markanday Rishi/ Markanday Rishi
Type (Rishi, Nag, etc) Rishi
Powering Divinity (Jogini) Makrahad Jogini
Associated Devtas Jehar, Shangdi
Annual Fair (attended by which other deity) 13 April Vaisakh mela Makrahad, 17, 18 April Vaisakh
mela Thrass (Raulbehar), Sairi Sankranti, Janmashtmi
Markandey ishi Pedcha, devta Veer Nath, Hateshwari
mata, Khaki Devta and to whom Shri Markandaya Rishi
give invitation
Dussehra Participation/Place Kullu


QUICK FACTS

Location Distance from Kullu Directions Stay Options Key Contact
Tharas 20 km Kullu-Bhuntar-Tharas Bhuntar, Bajour Jiwan Lal , Kardar/
Dhandev Sharma, Goor



HIGHLIGHTS

The jognis are at Makrahar, Three main villages come under the deity- Upper Thras, Mkrahar, Hurla. Old
temple made in 1940. Travels to Garahar, Manglor, Pedcha, Balagarh. Rath is slanting witrh several Mohras.