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About Sonepur Mela
Sonepur Mela is one of Asia’s largest cattle fair, and is the pride of northern Bihar. The fair is held on the banks of the river Ganga, at the confluence with its tributary, Gandak. Not only cattle, but different breeds of dogs, elephants, birds and camelsare also sold at this fair. The fair takes place on the auspicious dates of Kartik Poornima full moon day in the month of November every year. People come from far-away places just to take part in this fair.