Ananya Festival is a cultural event held in the month of October at Delhi's Purana Qila. This five days festival aims to showcase the peerless rich cultural inheritance of India. Ananya literally means unmatched. Well-known artists participate in the Ananya Festival to celebrate India's classical dance and music history. The massive stockades of Delhi's old fort act as a theatrical backdrop for the Ananya Festival of music and dance. Various troupes perform choreographed cultural dances in a variety of forms and styles.