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Kaila Devi Chaitra Mela

Kaila Devi temple is a Hindu temple located on the Trikut hills of Karauli district of Rajasthan on the bank of Kalisil River that is 2 km away from Kaila Village. This is the center of faith of the masses. Every year, Kaila Devi Chaitra Mela (Fair) takes place in this holy place of Kaila Devi. It is believed that Kaila Devi has protected this place from varoius invasions. The temple has a marble structure with a large courtyard of a checkered floor. In one place, there are a number of red flags planted by devotees.The highly famed Kaila Devi Chaitra Mela takes place during the Krishna Paksh of ‘Chaitra’ and continues till the fortnight starting from the 12th day of Chaitra Badi i.e. either in the month of March or April. This particular fair takes place in the honor of deity Kaila Devi, believed to be a form Chamunda, the goddess of death and Mahalakshmi, the goddess of wealth. 

The Village and Temple Kela Devi is also called Kalia Mata. Earlier the village was named Kalia after a sadhu called Kedar Giri who lived on the the river Kali Sil.Maharaja Gopal Singh of Yadava clan built a big and beautiful temple with dome whose apex was made from gold. Maharaja Bhanwarpal fabricated many buildings and the area soon acquired immense popularity for its sacredness and scenic charm.

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Kaila Devi Chaitra Mela

Starts on

 

19/03

 

07/04

 

28/03

 

17/03

 

04/04

 

25/03

 

14/03

 

02/04

 

21/03

Ends on

04/04

23/04

13/04

02/04

20/04

10/04

30/03

18/04

06/04