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Fairs In Udaipur

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Rajasthan is a vibrant, exotic state in India where tradition and royal glory meet in a riot of colors against the vast backdrop of sand and desert. Referred to as the Desert Jewel of India, Rajasthan shimmers with even more vibrancy during the time of its colourful fairs and festivals. The desert glitters with the colors of joyous celebration and gay abandon with every fair and festival of Rajasthan. There is a celebration for every religious occasion, every change of season and every harvest, all invariably a reflection of the genius of their arts and crafts and their ascetic refinement. Read more

Festivals In Udaipur

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Rajasthan is a vibrant, exotic state in India where tradition and royal glory meet in a riot of colors against the vast backdrop of sand and desert. Referred to as the Desert Jewel of India, Rajasthan shimmers with even more vibrancy during the time of its colourful fairs and festivals. The desert glitters with the colors of joyous celebration and gay abandon with every fair and festival of Rajasthan. There is a celebration for every religious occasion, every change of season and every harvest, all invariably a reflection of the genius of their arts and crafts and their ascetic refinement. Read more

Udaipur Cuisine

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Each region in India has its own traditional dishes and specialties. In the royal kitchens of Rajasthan, as well as most other states, food was very serious business and raised to the level of an art-form.  It became a matter of great prestige to serve unusual dishes to guests and the royal cooks were encouraged to experiment.  The tales of how cooks tried to impress their guests by presenting at least one unforgettable item on the menu have now become legends. The royal guests were treated to such delicacies as stuffed camels, goats, pigs and peacocks. Read more

Udaipur Music

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Folk music in Rajasthan, North India has a long tradition. The common people of Rajasthan, North India work hard all day in the desert heat and in the evenings sing and dance to the folk music played by the local musicians. Folk music in Rajasthan, North India is a mixture of different flavors. There are folk songs dedicated to religious customs, festivals, fairs and deities. If the majestic forts and palaces are the body of Rajasthan then the folk music is the soul of the land of the princes. The folk music gives the people of Rajasthan a means of forgetting the tough living conditions in the Desert and even adds a charm to the Desert land. Rajput Kings, songs in praise of the rain god etc. In Rajasthan the art of music flourished under the patronage of the Rajput Kings who encouraged music in their royal courts. Read more

Udaipur Dance

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The desert comes alive when the performers take center stage. Though the Ghoomar is a dance that is performed in the privacy of homes, and was once restricted to the zenanas, almost all others are folk forms that are either linked to a particular region, or a particular festival. In recent years, however, these performances have become more widespread, so that the regional distinction is beginning to wear off. Visitors to the state can request specific entertainments, or simply choose to be swept away by the rhythms and nuances of Rajasthan as it celebrates. Read more

Udaipur Fairs And Festivals

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FAIRS ‘N’ FESTIVALS

Rajasthan is a vibrant, exotic state in India where tradition and royal glory meet in a riot of colors against the vast backdrop of sand and desert. Referred to as the Desert Jewel of India, Rajasthan shimmers with even more vibrancy during the time of its colourful fairs and festivals. The desert glitters with the colors of joyous celebration and gay abandon with every fair and festival of Rajasthan. There is a celebration for every religious occasion, every change of season and every harvest, all invariably a reflection of the genius of their arts and crafts and their ascetic refinement. Read more

Udaipur Art & Craft

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Art and Crafts are entirely human creations, they need human excellence, passion and love to be brought forth. Art and Craft vary in their quality and nature. The arts and crafts movement took shape in late 19th and early 20th century. The people who started this movement were William Morris and Edwin Lutyens. Some forms of Arts and Crafts were practiced since ancient days while some other are modern innovations. Industrial Revolution and the increasing productivity had decreased the quality of Arts and Crafts. It had even disheartened the quality people in their respective fields but for past some decades the scenario of art and crafts has changed and the people have got rid of the obsession of machine-made products. Presently handicrafts are being adopted as the vocational media and it is also opted for the leisure pursuit. Read more

Udaipur Culture

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Incredible Indeed…!!!

Atithi Devo Bhavah” (Guest is God) – This feel of hospitality dwells in the heart of the people of this City. Udaipur Culture can be understood when one feel the heritage of it. Rajasthan has always been a favourite destination for those who have interest in Indian culture. And, the one coming to visit Rajasthan can’t miss Udaipur as the town is still enriched with the real Indian taste. We are thankful to the residents of the town for their efforts to save the culture and from the race to become a very high-tech city. We have mentioned all the different aspects of Udaipur Culture down here. Lets go on the tour to know Udaipur Culture. Read more