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Jaisalmer Desert Festival 2013

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jaisalmer Desert Festival 2013  When it happens: Late February(February 23 to 25) Where it happens: Jaisalmer, State of Rajasthan, India History: This Jaisalmer Desert Festival has been invented by the Tourism Development Corporation of Rajasthan to attract foreign tourists and has since become one of the most popular festivals in Rajasthan. It gives tourists the [...]

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Jaipur Literature Festival 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 When it happens: late January(January 24-28 in 2013) Where it happens: Diggi Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India History: Launched in 2006 by the Jaipur Virasat Foundation founded by Faith Singh, the Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 was initially conceived as the literary segment of the Jaipur Heritage International Festival, but won ‘independence’ from [...]

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Jaipur Kite festival 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Great View from Below in Jaipur Kite festival Jaipur Kite festival 2013 When it happens: January 14 2013 Where it happens: Jaipur, Rajasthan,India History: Jaipur Kite Festival started just a few years ago. Although this festival has no mythological connections and legends, it is currently experiencing a major revival in India and other parts [...]

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Bikaner Festival 2013

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s Camel Day in Bikaner Festival Bikaner Festival 2013 When it happens: January 26 – 27 2013 Where it happens: Bikaner, Rajasthan ,India History: The city of Bikaner was founded in 1948. It was named after its founder, rao Pakaji, a descendant of the founder of Jodhpur, Rao Jodha. He established his kingdom and was [...]

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Gangaur Festival 2013

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating Womanhood in Gangaur Festival, Jaipur Gangaur Festival 2013 When it happens: 13th – 14th April, 2013 Where it happens: Rajasthan, India History             Gangaur Festival, Jaipur is celebrated in some parts of India. It is a colourful event that is observed all through the state. It is considered as one of the most important [...]

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