Category: Fairs and Festivals

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Best places to celebrate the festival of colors, Holi in North India

Holi is one of the important festivals celebrated in India. It is celebrated annually in the month of March (month of Phalgun according to the Hindu calendar). As the celebration of this festival includes smearing colors and throwing water on each other, it is also known as the “Festival of Colors”. The festival is observed in different styles in different parts of the country. While age-old traditions are followed at some places, modern parties with...

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Christmas holidays in India

Are you confused about the destination for spending the Christmas holidays in India? Don’t fret and have a look at the list of best places where you can make merry during Christmas in India. What are the best places to go during Christmas in India? Christmas is one of the most cheerful festivals celebrated all across the world on 25th December. The ways of celebrating Christmas vary from region to region. Though Christmas is not...

Durga Puja Festival in West Bengal

Durga Puja Festival in West Bengal

India is a land of fairs and festivals. Here, people celebrate a lot of occasions throughout the year, out of which some are seasonal and others are national. People also celebrate religious fairs and festivals with great fervor. One such elaborately celebrated festival is Durga Puja. Though it is the biggest and most widely celebrated festival in East India, the major celebrations take place in Kolkata (Calcutta), the capital city of West Bengal. What is...

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An Accomplished Guide of Holi in India

Holi is one of the most awaited festivals in India. It is celebrated all across the nation with great zeal and joy. Colors and water are seen everywhere during this festival. This festival is believed to bring happiness in the lives of people. Another thing that makes this festival special is that it is celebrated by people with great fun, irrespective of age, gender and caste. What is Holi festival? Holi festival is the festival...

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Famous Fairs and Festivals of Royal Rajasthan

The incredible state of India, Rajasthan is synonymous with so many terms– culture, heritage, tradition, loyalty, hospitality, celebration, music, dance, and many others. Since culture is given due importance in Rajasthan, the state observes several fairs and festivals throughout the year. These fairs and festivals are celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm and include a lot of music and dance along with rituals and ceremonies. By attending Rajasthan fairs and festivals, one can gather a lot...

Everything you need to know about Pushkar Camel Fair

Celebrated around October- November every year, Pushkar Camel Fair is the major tourist attraction of the small town called Pushkar in Rajasthan. This town gets lively during the fair, which is an event filled with colors, dance and a lot of music. People from all over the world visit the holy city of Pushkar during this fair. What is the Pushkar Camel Fair? The Pushkar Camel Fair (Pushkar Fair or Pushkar Cattle Fair or Pushkar...

Rann Utsav Kutch Festival

Get acquainted with every bit of the Rann Utsav Kutch Festival

Undoubtedly, the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat is famous for being one of the biggest salt deserts in the world but that’s not all about it. It is also famous worldwide for hosting a glorious festival known by the name of the Rann Utsav. Also known as the Rann of Kutch Festival and Kutch Festival, this is a 3-month long event held at the edge of the White Rann. During this festival, Gujarat receives an...

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Everything you need to know about Nagaland Hornbill Festival 2019

India is a land of colorful and appealing festivals. Since tribes hold major importance in the history and population of the country, tribal festivals are entitled to the due importance. One such tribal festival is Nagaland Hornbill Festival, which is celebrated with great pomp and show on an international level. This festival also contributes significantly to the tourism of the state since tourists from all over the world visit Nagaland to attend the festival and...

Nagaur Cattle Fair In Rajasthan

Nagaur Cattle Fair In Rajasthan

Besides being the largest state of India, Rajasthan is culturally rich and is a host of several fairs and festivals. The second largest cattle fair of India, Nagaur Fair is organized in Rajasthan. Tourists from all over the world flock the city of Jodhpur to enjoy during this fair. The festival creates an environment of merrymaking in the town. This fair observes the trading of various types of livestock. Dates : 30/01/2020 – 02/02/2020 Location...

Bikaner Camel Festival Rajasthan

The Magnificent Bikaner Camel Festival

India is a land of fairs and festivals. While all the states celebrate several festivals, the most notable ones are celebrated in the liveliest state of India- Rajasthan. Bikaner Camel Festival is one such popular event organized in Rajasthan. During this brief event, there are festivities all around and the major focus of the entire event is on the camel, which is also known as the ship of the desert. What is Camel Fair of...