This month is not all about holi. Sure, a lot of colours are about to be thrown around, but there’s also a yoga festival in Rishikesh, a water festival in Rajasthan and a Buddhist ritual in enjoy in Sikkim. Find out more inside.
Nagaur Cattle Fair is famed for bulls and cows, but the camels that come to the fair also cause a stir. The artwork that’s crafted onto their hairy bodies puts what’s on show at the famous Pushkar Camel fair in the shade.
Wondering if you should go to Rajasthan over the next few months? You should. Not only is it an awesome place, there’s plenty of festivals coming up over the next few months to make it even better.
Meet some magical musicians who’ll transport you to the heart of India (and the Sindh). Sit back, relax and listen to the unique sound of incredible India.
The Jodhpur RIFF Folk Festival promised loads and didn’t disappoint. The coming together of history and tradition and music and dance, combined with Rajasthani hospitality at the majestic Mehrangarh Fort was match made in heaven. Kicking yourself because you missed it? Fear not. A Sufi Festival is happening here early next year. So, pick up a pen and make a mark in your diary.
If attending a musical festival at two imposing Rajasthani forts is your idea of fun, then the Sufi World Sacred Spirit Festival this February will be right up your street.
Taking place for five days and nights at the mighty 500 year old Mehrangarh Fort overlooking the beautiful blue city, the Jodphur RIFF Folk Festival has established itself on the international calendar as a music festival of some repute.