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Madhavpur Mela 2023 – Madhavpur Ghed, Porbandar, Gujarat

Published By: Jignesh Gohel on March 27, 2023

Madhavpur Mela of Gujarat will take place from March 30, 2023, to April 3, 2023. Madhavpur festival celebrates the beautiful moments of Lord Krishna and Rukshmani’s journey which starts from Arunachal Pradesh to Gujarat. The Government of Gujarat and the central government together maintain our relationship of historical culture with Arunachal Pradesh. These cultural events are essential to sustain our culture.

Image Source: Madhavpurghed

The festival is celebrated in the month of Chaitra which falls between March and April according to the Hindu calendar. The festival is celebrated for five days and is marked by various cultural programs and events. The main attractions during Madhavpur Fair 2023 include folk dances, music performances, and a fair. People from all over Gujarat and neighboring states come to Madhavpur to attend this Porbandar Mela and take part in the celebrations.

Madhavpur Fair celebrates in Madhavpur Ghed, which is an ancient sacred place by preparing colorful chariots.

Ancient Madhavpur Temple

The Ancient Madhavrai temple of Madhavpur is the sign of the marriage place of Lord Krishna and Rukhmani.

Present Madhurai Temple

To maintain our culture and religion new Madhavrai temple was built by Shri Rupani ba, the raajmata of Porbandar in 1840. The temple which is situated near the Madhavpur beach, you can have a great evening by spending time with nature.

The varieties of cultural performances based on Lord Krishna and Rukhmani themes and Musical troupes will sing songs related to Rukmini. Dance dramas based on Rukmini-Krishna legends from Arunachal and Manipur and folk dance.

Madhavpur Mela 2023 Event Details

Madhavpur Fair 2023
Madhavpur Fair
March 30th to April 1, 2023Thurs to SaturVaranagi (Fuleku)
April 2, 2023SunWedding Ceremony
April 3, 2023MonGrand Reception of Rukmaniji & Lord Krishna at Dwarka

Madhavpur Mela 2023 Attractions

Madhavpur Mela Attractions
  • Cultural Programs
  • Craft Exhibitions
  • Food Stalls
  • Adventure Activities
  • Religious Significance

Important Details Regarding Madhavpur Fair 2023

Madhavpur Fair Schedule
Image source: Times of India
Madhavpur Mela DateMarch 30, 2023, to April 3, 2023
Madhavpur Mela Date05:00 PM forwards
Madhavpur Mela LocationMadhavpur Ghed, Dist. Porbandar, Gujarat
Grand Reception of Rukmaniji & Lord KrishnaApril 3, 2023, at 04:00 p.m., venue Dwarka

Glimpses of Madhavpur Fair 2023

How to Reach Madhavpur Ghed Fair

By Road

There are various ways to visit this place by GSRTC buses and private buses, private taxis, etc from Rajkot, Veraval, Dwarka, etc.

By Train

The nearest railway station to this place is Porbandar railway station and different linked to various small and big cities.

By Air

The domestic airport of Porbandar is the nearest place to reach Madhapur which has connections to big cities.

We will cover the events related to cultural and adventure festivals on our website. Visit frequently to get more updates like Madhavpur Mela (The festival of Gujarat).

FAQs on Madhavpur Fair 2023:

When is Madhavpur Mela held?

Madhavpur Mela is celebrated every year in the month of Chaitra according to the Hindu calendar, which typically falls in March or April.

What are the main attractions of Madhavpur Fair 2023?

The main attractions of the Madhavpur Fair include cultural performances, folk music, dance, street food, handicrafts & a vibrant fair.

How can I reach Madhavpur village?

Madhavpur village is located in the Porbandar district of Gujarat. The nearest airport is in Porbandar & the nearest railway station is in Porbandar.

Is there an entry fee for Madhavpur Mela?

No, there is no entry fee for Madhavpur Mela. It is a free festival & everyone is welcome to attend.

Are there any accommodations available for visitors during Madhavpur Mela?

Yes, there are several accommodations available for visitors including hotels, guesthouses & homestays.

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