The Zeal of Eid-Ul-Fitr In Jaipur

With the Ramadan heading to an end, you can smell the festivities in the air marking the arrival of the festival of Eid. Jaipur is all set to host yet another festival, this time its  Eid-ul-Fitr commonly known as the Meethi Eid, it is celebrated worldwide by the Muslim community. With Eid just a few hours…

10 Reasons Why Jaipur is the Happiest City in the World 

Well, it might be a debatable topic to some, but writing from the perspective of someone who has spent an incessant amount of time in Jaipur is surely bound to fall in love with the mesmerizing Pink City. The amazingness about Jaipur lies in its unique old world charm along with a twist of modernity. Jaipur…

GOURMET GETAWAY- A CULINARY AFFAIR IN JAIPUR

‘Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul’- Dorothy Day Don’t we all agree with this notion? Jaipur has been witnessing a vogue of festivals and carnivals since past ten years. However, this excitement is doubled when there’s a Food Festival in town. Mr Dushyant Singh who is the proud…

8 Gifts You Can Get In Jaipur For Your Sister On Rakhi

However much you may love you sister but all the year round you will spend a lot of time fighting with her or teasing her until the day of Rakhi comes. This is the day when you want to show her how much you care for her and love her. Not just you but your…

Gangaur Celebration : A Colorful Affair In Rajasthan

Every year the festival of Gangaur is observed in the state of Rajasthan during the month of March-April.  Traditionally the festival celebrates Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, however there is a lot more to the festival then meets the eye. For those who want to know, Gangaur is not just a one day festival where…

Grand Opening of ‘Rajasthan Festival’ 2017

The ‘Rajasthan Festival’ began with a grand cultural extravaganza choreographed by none other than the well-known Director and Playwright, Bhanu Bharti. More than 300 hundred folk artistes from the State and all over the country gave a scintillating performance. The event was organized by the Department of Tourism today at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium…

10 Most Popular Makar Sakranti Terms

The most awaited festival of the year in Jaipur, Makar Sakranti is here and we can see the kites romancing the winds all across the city.  While we all fix are music systems on our terraces and our mothers prepare steaming pakoras for us there is one more thing that defines the makar sakranti culture…

Experience ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ celebrations in Jaipur!

Can you still find your roots in a city where you were just born but never lived? Here I am, more than three decades after being born in this beautiful city called Jaipur, trying to discover its land & by-lanes, memorize its countless darwazas and make sense of this incredible chaos and these colours which are…

Royal Teej Procession in Jaipur

Sawan Month, is one of the holiest Hindu months and is dedicated to Lord Shiva in North India. The month is filled with auspicious days and numerous rituals. The famous Teej festival is also observed in this sacred month. Teej Festival though, is fêted all over the state, but celebrated at its colorful best in Jaipur. The…