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Fairs & Festivals : Gangaur Festival 2013

Start Date : 13-Apr-2013 End Date : 14-Apr-2013
Venue : Jaipur
City : Jaipur Country : India
Category : Rajasthan

Gangaur Festival 2013

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Gangaur Festival is held every year in the month of March or April. The festival is enthusiastically celebrated throughout Rajasthan including Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, and Nathdwara. Gangaur Festival is held in honor of the goddess Parvati. This festival has special significance for women who worship idols of "Gan" & "Gauri" in their houses. Unmarried girls pray for a good spouse, while married girls pray for the long life and good health of their husbands. Gangaur festival also witnesses noisy celebrations by the people of Rajasthan. A magnificent and colorful procession is organized during the festival in which decorated idols of Gan and Gauri are circulated with huge fanfare. On the last day of the festival, these idols are immersed in a lake or pond. It is a festival which brings out the vigor of Rajasthan and it profound culture.

Organizer Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation, Jaipur, India

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