The Weather in Lansdowne is brilliant throughout the year. It can get extremely cold in the Winters (October - March) with the temperatures dropping to 0 degree Celsius. The Summers (April - June) are pleasant with maximum temperature around 25 degree Celsius. The area becomes even prettier during the monsoons (July-September). However, the town does receive massive amounts of rainfall as well. Sharadotsav Festival during the autumn is also a good time to visit Lansdowne.
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15th - 19th October
Sharadotsav or the Festival of Durga is an annual festival of the Hindus that celebrates the victory of Goddess Durga over the evil buffalo demon, Mahishasura. The entire festival lasts for a period of 10 days, but it's the last 5-6 days which are celebrated with much pomp and show.
The Tarakeshvar Mahadev Temples in India, are considered to be the spiritual abode of Lord Shiva. The one at Lansdowne, like other Lord Shiva temples, witnesses the annual celebration of the Mahashivaratri festival. Devotees from different parts of the country come in large numbers and offer their prayers to the Lord.