Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Fairs and Festivals

Rajasthan has an unending cycle of fairs and festivals throughout the year. They are perhaps the most colourful and spectacular in the whole of India. Besides the festivals born out of age old traditions, there are others which celebrate seasons, cattle marts which turn out to be enthralling fairs, craft fairs that highlights the crafts of the different regions and so on. Rajasthani festivals give an insight to the colourful life style of the Rajasthani people and are mesmerizing with their folk dances, music, drama and animal races. Few of the main Fairs and festivals include Teej, Gangaur, Pushkar Fair, Desert festival, Elephant Festival and Camel festival which are now known worldwide.