Mewar Festival 2014

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Mewar Festival

April 02, 2014…

From : April 02, 2014           To : April 04, 2014

PlaceGangaur Ghat, Udaipur (Rajasthan)

The Mewar Festival is an annual event celebrated in the month of March or April in Udaipur, Rajasthan. The festival welcomes the onset of the spring season. During this festival, the idols of Gangaur and Isar are circulated in a procession through different parts of the city.

The Mewar Festival has special significance for women, as they are the main participants in this procession. Idols of the procession are prepared and adorned by womenfolk. Dancing, singing, music concerts, firework displays etc. are the parts of the procession. The procession concludes at the Gangaur Ghat of Lake Pichhola. The idols of Isar and Gauri are transferred into special boats at the ghat. After the procession culminates, the cultural part of the Mewar Festival begins. Songs, dance performances and a number of other programs are organized that highlight the Rajasthani culture. This three-day festival ends with a beautiful display of fireworks.

Schedule of Mewar Mahotsav 2014

April 02, 2014

Event Timings
  •  Gangaur procession by various communities from Moti Chohatta to Gangaur Ghat.

(Best Gangaur procession competition)

4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Royal Gangaur Boat Procession in Lake Pichhola Bansi Ghat to Gangaur Ghat.
6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Folk Performances, followed by Fireworks at Gangaur Ghat
7:00pm onwards

 

April 03, 2014

Event Timings
  • Folk performances
  • Best Rajasthani Dressed Competition for Foreign Couple

Prizes

Dinner for two at Taj Lake Palace

Dinner for two at The Leela Palace

Dinner for two at The Lalit Laxmi Vilas Palace

at Gangaur Ghat

4:00pm to 6:00pm

April 02 to April 04, 2014

Event Timings
  • Rural Gangaur Fair at Gogunda (40kms)

Attractions

Rural Haat (Bazar)

Gangaur Procession

Cultural Evening

Day through

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