Rajasthan is India’s largest state that known for their royalty, traditions and culture. And Pushkar is a small town of Rajasthan that is well known for cultural and spiritual festival. This town is located around 14 kilometers away from the Ajmer another sacred place of Rajasthan. This sleepy town is positioned alongside the bank of sacred Pushkar Lake that famous for its holiness of Lord Brahma.
According to Indian mythology, people believe that holy Lake Pushkar emerged from the lotus petal that fell into the valley from the hand of Hindu’s Lord Brahma. The holy water of this lake is assumed to purify the mind and soul of human being. This lake has 52 Gates, which are crowded by the devotees.
Pushkar has maintained its purity from long time ago. Pushkar Fair India held the most colorful events in throughout the nation. Various visitors come here from each corner of the world to participate in this fest and enjoy the all incredible activities. It is a special fair that include various kind of event including trading of the cattle, race competition, camel decoration competition, and longest moustache competition etc.
The guests here get the opportunity to enjoy the deserts beauty in this valley that covered by three side by the hills and one side with sand dune desert. This festival is held every year in the month of October or November (Full moon night of the Kartika). During the festival time you can enjoy the folk dance and music.
- In 2018, the official Pushkar Fair dates are November 15-23.
- In 2019, the official Pushkar Fair dates are November 4-12.
- In 2020, the official Pushkar Fair dates are November 22-30.