FAIRS & FESTIVALS OF INDIA


“Joy of celebration” and who knows it better than Indian people. Thanks to the many Interesting fairs and festivals of india. There are some festivals which are celebrated in the whole country and there are certain festivals which are limited to a certain community or a place. Hinduism is the major religion here and hence most of the festival belongs to Hindu community. These festivals generally celebrate the events occurred in the Hindu mythology. Apart from these, the festivals of other religions i.e Christianity, Islam, Buddhism etc, are also celebrated with great enthusiasm.


Fairs are generally a large gathering of people on a particular place for a religious occasion or commercial purpose. There are some fairs which are being organised from a long time and there some which are recently came into existence. Fairs play an important part in the rural economy as people gets the opportunity to buy and sell their products. Nowadays Fairs are looked as the best way to showcase the culture of particular area. Unlike festivals, fairs are not community centric and people from all religion can participate in it.


Unity in diversity is an important aspect of this nation. With these interesting fairs and festivals, it helps in creating communal harmony among the followers of diffrent religion and cultures. The vibrant fairs and festivals of India are one of the best ways to experience the local culture and heritage of this nation. It also showcases the diversity prevailing in this piece of land. Visit India during a festival and we are sure you will have the memories for the life time.



JAIPUR LITERATURE FESTIVAL

HOLI – THE FESTIVAL OF COLORS

HEMIS FESTIVAL

THE KHAJURAHO DANCE FESTIVAL

PUSHKAR FAIR

DEEPAWALI

HORNBILL FESTIVAL

ONAM FESTIVAL

RANN UTSAV