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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. Read more

Bagore Ki Haveli

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Name           : Bagore Ki Haveli

Situated       : Situated on the water front of Lake Pichhola near Gangaur Ghat

Built year     : Built in 18th century

Person built : PM of Mewar Amar Chand Badwa

Entry fee       : Indian Adult ₹15, Children ₹10, Foreign Adult ₹25, Camera : ₹100

Timing          : 10:00hrs to 19:00hrs

Bagore Ki Haveli is an ancient building that stands on the platform of Gangore Ghat in the vicinity of Pichhola Lake. The splendid architecture of the mansion boasts of delicate carved work and excellent glass work. In the eighteenth century, Bagore Ki Haveli was built by Amar Chand Badwa, who was the Chief Minister at the Mewar Royal Court in earlier times. When Amar Badwa died, the building came under the possession of Mewar State. Read more

ShilpGram Museum

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Name      : Shilpgram Museums (Craftsman Village)

Situated : Covered by natural surroundings at foothills of Aravali Hills, near Village Havala

Entry fee : Foreigners ₹25, Adult ₹10, Children ₹7

Timing : 11:00hrs to 19:00hrs

Literally meaning a “Craftsmen Village” is a living ethnographic museum depicting the enormous diversities in craft, art & culture between various Indian states, but the exquisite terracotta work mainly in dark red and dark brown sand material along with the wooden carvings are the forte of this ethnic village . Shilpgram comprises 26 huts set in 70 acres of natural surroundings at the foot of the Aravali Hills.A colorful craft festival during winter seasons to the whole set up induces viatanity and zeal. Read more