Local Tip Their buildings is made from Jodhpuri stone work making them stand from rest of the builders.
Local Tip The replay restaurant is one of the ideal location for fine dining available in Jaipur. You can visit this place with your family or can also hang out with your friends.
About 130 kms from the state capital of Jaipur and 14 kms north-west of the city of Ajmer is the Hindu holy town of Pushkar. The town is famed for...more »
The hills of northern India have had their first snowfall and the north-western state of Rajasthan has started receiving the chilly winds that descend upon the plains from the snow-capped mountains....more »
Rajasthan is an ancient land and has been, from time immemorial, at the forefront of activities that have had a great bearing on the historical,...more »
The annual celebration at the Dargah or tomb of the Sufi saint Khwaja Muinuddin Chisti, in Ajmer is observed with great fervor in May/June each year. The Urs (the death anniversary of the saint) is an occasion for a massive pilgrimage, with thousands of devotees flocking to the dargah. The celebrations continue for six days, commencing with... more »
Every year the grand Rath-Yatra is held on the Ashaad Shukla Dwitya of Vikram Samvat, as per the Hindu calendar, which falls on the 29th of June this year. On this day thousands of devotees pull the huge chariot loaded with ornaments and idols of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra in a long procession. Rath-Yatra is a huge festival for... more »
The Fair of ‘Hariyali Amavasya’ is a monsoon festival celebrated on Amavasya or a" No Moon Day" of the Shravan month in North India. People mainly worship Lord Shiva on this very day for wealth and prosperity and pray for a very good agricultural season. It is one of the most enjoyable fairs for the people of Udaipur. The fair is... more »
Eid ul-Fitr marks the end of the month of Ramadan. 'Fitr' means to break and it signifies the breaking of the fasting period and of all evil habits. It is a show of joy at attaining spiritual prosperity after a month of fasting. The holy month of Ramadan which culminates into the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr unites all Muslims in fasting,... more »
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