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Lavi Fair, Himachal






     State : Himachal Pradesh

     Time of Celebration : 11th to 14th November
Lavi Fair


Lavi Fair of Himachal Pradesh is organized annually in Rampur. Lavi once served as a major trading center and the stopover point on the old trade routes that led to Kinnaur, Tibet, Ladakh and Afghanistan. During the reign of Raja Kesar Singh, a trade treaty was signed between Bush air and Tibet, as a sign of friendliness named lavi fair. Amongst the things one can buy at the fair, the most popular ones are 'Pashmina' wool, dry fruits, 'Chaumkhi' horses that are surefooted and abound in the surrounding tribal areas and a variety of native handicrafts. Traders come to the Lavi Fair to sell quilts, utensils and other consumer goods.