Fair and Festivals of Gujarat

Gujarat Darshan Tour – A Tour of Extreme Diversities
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October 2, 2017July 19, 2018

Gujarat Darshan Tour – A Tour of Extreme Diversities

Gujarat, a multi-cultural splendour, is worthy of visit. It has extreme diversities and a lot to offer for everyone. Gujarat is a land of extreme diversity with dry arid desert of Kutch in the North-west of the State a perfect counterpoint to the wet lush forests of Dangs in the South. It is also an...

Vital Facts on Bhavnath Mahadev Mela
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September 12, 2017July 7, 2018

Vital Facts on Bhavnath Mahadev Mela

Bhavnath Mahadev Mela is held at the site/location where the famed Bhavnath Mahadev temple stands. The temple stands at the base of the Girnar hills in Gujarat’s Junagadh city. The temple has its roots in myths and the history of the fair held around the temple is as ancient as that of the temple. The...

Important Facts About Modhera Dance Festival
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September 10, 2017July 7, 2018

Important Facts About Modhera Dance Festival

If you are a connoisseur of art, music and dance, you must be at the Modhera sun temple to get a real ethereal experience. The starry nights come alive to the rhythmic fervor and musical extravaganza that Modhera features during the pleasant January nights when Modhera dance festival or Uttarardh Mahotsav is held at the...

Tarnetar Festival in Surendranagar, Gujarat
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September 8, 2017July 7, 2018

Tarnetar Festival in Surendranagar, Gujarat

Fairs and festivals are a part of Hindu culture since ancient times. Mostly religious in nature, these fairs are organized around temple premises. Apart from the spiritual experience, there is also a social and commercial side to religious fairs and festivals of India. One such fair that takes place each year at Tarnetar at the...

Vital Facts about Sanskruti Kunj Fair
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September 6, 2017July 7, 2018

Vital Facts about Sanskruti Kunj Fair

Sanskruti Kunj Fair held in the state capital of Gandhinagar each year is one such effort to exhibit culture in all its richness and vivacity. The nomenclature that this annual event has is actually a combination of two words; ‘Sanskruti’ meaning ‘’culture’ and ‘Kunj’ meaning ‘hub’. Thus, Sanskruti Kunj fair is a spectacular cultural hub...

Navratri Festivals in Gujarat Vital Facts
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August 30, 2017July 7, 2018

Navratri Festivals in Gujarat Vital Facts

Gujarat’s cultural richness and vivacity show itself in all the festivals celebrated all across the state. Navratri is one such festival that aptly galvanizes the natives of Gujarat into a state of euphoria and celebration. The festival continues for ‘Nine nights’ and features a free flow of devotion and ecstasy when millions of uniquely dressed...

Kite Festivals in Gujarat- A Visual Treat Indeed
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August 29, 2017July 7, 2018

Kite Festivals in Gujarat- A Visual Treat Indeed

Kite Festivals, also known as ‘Uttarayan’ is one of the initial festivals taking place towards the start of the year and in the state of Gujarat, grandiose celebrations of the festival pull huge crowds from far and wide. The Uttarayan festival indicates that the winters have come to an end and the summer season is...

Amazing Kutch Rann Utsav Facts
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August 28, 2017July 7, 2018

Amazing Kutch Rann Utsav Facts

The beauty and vivacity of life on Kutch can be mirrored most exotically through the Rann Utsav. Geographically diverse and culturally enriched, the Rann of Kutch with its far-flung stretches of white salt marshes weaves a web of silvery dream that sinks into your consciousness like a lovely fairy tale. A shimmering white sandy panorama...