Bihar Fair and Festival
Chhath Puja (Sun worship) Sun temple,Surajpur
Surajpur It is famous for its unique Chhath Puja celebrations.The lake with its temple of Surya, the Sun God , is a pilgrim destination There is a big ancient temple of God Surya (Sun temple). People pray god Surya mainly at the time of Chhath Puja. Chhath Puja celebrated twice in the year in the months of Chaitya (March–April) and Kartik (October–November). After the completion of the great Chhatha Puja people distribute prasad of Chhatha Puja among people who accompanies the Puja. Special pujas to God Surya is also been performed by the people of villages every Sunday.