As the monsoons give way to clearer skies, the festive spirit is in the air with the announcement of the much-awaited “Mela Kathar da.” A cultural mainstay, the mela is gearing up for its 26th edition, set to take place on September 13 and 14, 2023.
Organized by the esteemed Bhana La group, the event has been a significant marker for cultural festivities and has seen growing participation year after year. Since its inception, Mela Kathar da has been a vibrant testament to the rich traditions, colors, and the unparalleled spirit of the community it serves.
This year, enthusiasts can expect a blend of traditional and contemporary attractions, with events tailored for all age groups. While the details of the attractions remain a tightly guarded secret, past iterations have included folk dance performances, artisan showcases, and delectable local cuisine stalls.
Residents and tourists alike are eagerly marking their calendars to ensure they don’t miss out on what promises to be another memorable edition of the Mela Kathar da. The two-day event promises to be an encapsulation of the region’s rich heritage and a celebration of its future.