Ruksh Mahadev Fair is a famous festive event of Pauri Garhwal District
. It is celebrated in honor of Lord Shiva
, who is referred locally by the name Mahadev. This annual event is held during the auspicious festival of Navratri
. People throng to the site of celebration and offer their worship at the temple dedicated to the lord. Following the rituals, they participate in various activities pertaining to entertainment.