Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Fairs and Festivals of Gujarat

Gujarat can be termed as the land of fairs and Festivals. Thousands of small and big fairs, and festivals are celebrated in different parts of Gujarat every year. The festivals are based on the lunar or solar calendar. Whether the festival is religious, social or related to agricultural, the people of Gujarat enjoy them with the same fervor.
Many of the festivals are linked with myths and traditions. A tourist can experience the diversity of the cultural and religious traditions of the Gujarati people during the festival season. Navarathri is the most colourful of all festivals in Gujarat. Other main fairs and festivals celebrated here are International Kite festival, Diwali, Janmashtami, Holi, Tarnetar fair, Modhera Dance festival etc. 
» Holi » Diwali
» Navaratri » Janmashtami
» Balev and Raksha Bandhan » Modhera Dance Festival
» Saptak Music Festival » International Kite Festival


» Shamlaji Fair » Tarnatar Fair
» Madhavrai Fair » Ambaji Fair
» Urs » Vautha Mela