Desert Festival

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The golden city of Jaisalmer is getting ready to organize the Desert Festival again from February 8 – 10, 2017. The fair might jointly be held by state tourism department and district administration. The three-day event stresses more on local elements and heritage. Events in Desert Festival: The festival will be inaugurated on February 8 with a procession from Gadisar Lake to Poonam Singh Stadium. On the first day, turban tying, Moomal Continue Reading

Matsya Festival -Alwar- Matsya Utsav

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The Matsya Festival is one of the most popular and important festivals of Rajasthan, held in Alwar.  The two day is celebrated in the month of December every year and is known for showcasing the rich social and cultural heritage of the region. The Matsya Festival is attended by thousands of people including locals, national and international tourists who engage themselves in a variety of competitions, exhibitions, sports, traditional songs and Continue Reading

Bundi Festival 2016- Bundi Utsav

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The Bundi Festival is celebrated every year in the month of Kartik (November) and is a remarkable cluster of traditional art, culture and craftsmanship. The three day festival is being celebrated from 17 November, this year. Bundi Utsav is organized by Rajasthan State Tourism Department and showcases the rich cultural heritage of the state through various events. The event was officially inaugurated at Garh Palace, Bundi. Events during the Bundi Utsav 2016:  Continue Reading

Pushkar Fair 2016 Begins

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The world renowned annual Pushkar fair began on November 8, with the traditional Pooja and flag hoisting at Mela ground in Pushkar town of Ajmer district.  During the fair, lacs of people from rural parts of the country flock to Pushkar, for pilgrimage,  livestock and cattle trading. According to the Hindu calendar, the fair takes place in the month of Kartika beginning on ‘ashtmi‘ – 8th day of Lunar Calendar and continues Continue Reading