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Sonepur Mela, Showing off Horses for Sale
The Sonepur Mela of Bihar is organized every year in the Hindu month of Kartik (November). The mela (fair) is held on the embankment of River Ganga at Sonepur. They call this the worlds largest cattle fair and for the amount of people that may be true, but sadly there really are not that many animals. I would have to guess 50 elephants, 60 cattle, 400 horses, 300 goats and a few other types of animals
Copyright: Roger berry
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Uppladdad: 18/05/2010
Uppdaterad: 12/06/2014


Tags: sonepur; mela; showing; horses; sale; animals; india; elephants
  • Casper Jones 8 months ago
    All kinds of livestock up for sale, horses, buffalo's(water, yes?) and elephants. Interesting concept this 360, first timer to see the panoramic views.
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