The Annakoot fair is celebrated in Kedarnath with joy and happiness. The famous shrine of Kedarnath held Ankoot festival on the midnight before Rakshabandhan. Chief priest of the temple offers Prasad made from Cereals and covers the shivlinga with same cereals.
The Annkut fair (Bhatuj) in Kedarnath is held every year on the night before Raksha Bandhan. Huge pilgrims attend the fair and take darshan of decorated shivlinga from midnight to 04:00 am in morning. Annkut fair is also held in Vishwanath temple in Guptkashi, Ghuneshwar temple in Lamgaundi and Kaleshwar temple in Ukhimath.