Pushkar Fair 2023: Winter festivals are organized every year in Rajasthan during the winter season. Currently, the biggest Pushkar fair is organized in this state. Yes, Pushkar Fair has started here from 18th November and will continue till 27th November. Let us know in detail about the specialties of this fair.
Specialty of Pushkar Fair
Actually Pushkar Fair is considered to be a wonderful confluence of Rajasthani culture and festivals. The Pushkar Fair has started here from 18th November and will end on 27th November 2023. The specialty of this fair is that here you can enjoy local folk dance, music and games.
Not only this, here you get a chance to watch games like Sitauliya, Langdi Tang, Gilli-Danda and Kabaddi. If you want to do shopping, you will easily get local artefacts, colorful clothes, jewellery, jewelery and Rajasthani designed household items.
Competition in Pushkar Fair
It is noteworthy that this year, Lagaan style cricket match and mustache competition will be held in Pushkar Fair on 22nd November. On one hand, the mustache competition here is unique, people show off the style and length of their mustaches in this fair.
Apart from this, there will also be a turban tying competition and horse dance. There will be a camel decoration and dance competition on 23rd November. If you enjoy hot air balloon then you can come here.
Importance of Pushkar Fair
It is believed that Lord Brahma performed Yagya in Pushkar for 5 days from Ekadashi to Purnima of Kartik month. During this period, 33 crore gods and goddesses were also present on earth. For this reason, the period from Ekadashi to Purnima of Kartik month has special significance in Pushkar.
How to reach Pushkar Fair
By Train: Pushkar Fair is only 30-40 kilometers from Ajmer Railway Station. You can reach Ajmer by train and then take bus, taxi, rickshaw etc. to reach the fair.
By flight: You reach Jaipur airport first by flight. From here you can reach Ajmer by booking bus, taxi or private vehicle.
By Road: If you travel by bus, you can book a bus to Ajmer from Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner and other big cities. And then you can go to Pushkar fair.