Distinctive types of festivals are celebrated in India on different occasions and time. Rajasthan is a state of colorful culture and activities. So every year Jaisalmer (famous for desert in India) celebrating desert Festival organised by the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation. This 3 days festival full of variety, serving all Rajasthan culture and contests like: ‘Mr. Desert’ Pageant, ‘Best Moustache’ contest, ‘Turban tying’ contest. Jaisalmer festival is very popular among Indian and foreign tourists, who always fascinated by Rajasthan culture.
Highlighting of the festival:
Authentic Rajasthani food, especially, dal batti churma, gatte ki sabzi, tikkad and aalu pyaazki sabzi and more mouth watering dishes, Rajasthani dance and music by expertise, handicraft fair. including lakh jewellery, rajasthani jutties, bandej sarees and suits and dresses and more. And the most important highlighted camel activities like there are camel rides, camel march, camel polo games, and interesting one camel tug-of-war.
Venue: Jaisalmer Fort, Rajasthan
Dates: 23-25 February, 2013