Gangaur Festival:-

Gangaur Festival Trip

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  • Holiday Type : Gangaur Festival trip in Jaipur , A festival trip
  • Country: India
  • State: Rajasthan
  • Cities: Jaipur

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    Overview

    Highlights

      • A decorated Gangaur festival procession from Zanani-Deodhi of the City Palace which then goes through Tripolia Bazaar, Chhoti Chaupar, Gangauri Bazaar, Chaugan Stadium and finally converges near the Talkatora.
      • Enjoyable understandable and memoorable Gangaur Festival trip in Jaipur city.
      • Glimpses of Jaipur's local festival culture.
      • The famous Gangaur dish 'Ghewar'.
      • Lahriya dress up for leddies and 'kesriya' turban for Gents.
      • Dazzling dressed up people.
      • Royal culture parade.

    Overview

    Arrive Jaipur
    Arrive in Jaipur. Gangaur is the most significant and colourful festival which is celebrated with great zeal all over the Rajasthan and in mostly Jaipur City. However, it is mainly rejoiced by the women and girls. During this auspicious occasion, they worship Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati or Gauri by making clay idols of them. Married women pray for the well being, long life and welfare of their husbands and unmarried girls worship for a handsome and intelligent life partner. This festival is celebrated in the Hindu month of Chaitra, between the months of March and April, according to the Gregorian calendar.
    A grand procession is held which starts from the Zanani-Deodhi of the City Palace which then goes through Tripolia Bazaar, Chhoti Chaupar, Gangauri Bazaar, Chaugan Stadium and finally converges near the Talkatora. This procession is headed by a colourful show of elephants, old palanquins, chariots, bullock carts and performance folk artistes. People irrespective of their caste and creed come to observe and to be a part of the procession.