Pushkar Fair & Mela – The Camel, and Cattle Fair of Rajasthan

Pushkar Mela which translates to Pushkar Fair is one of the largest gatherings of cattle and livestock in Rajasthan. One can see animals ranging from camels, buffalo, horses, goats, and other livestock up for sale in this week-long cultural event. The Pushkar Mela is famous all across the globe not just for the livestock trade but for its vibrant colors and cultural events bound to leave a lasting impact on your memory which you can’t forget. People from Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, and other parts of the country visit the Pushkar fair to buy and sell livestock and experience visitors from all across the globe.

Pushkar Mela

When is the Pushkar Fair & Mela?

It begins with the start of Kartik month as per the Hindu calendar and typically falls in the month of October or November. The weather is perfect during this time and winters begin in the region which is perfect weather for foreign tourists.

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What to expect in Pushkar Fair & Mela?

One can expect to see livestock, men, and women dressed in the traditional attire of Rajasthan, you can experience cultural events and animal competitions. Along with this one can explore the colorful markets of Pushkar come alive during the fair. Experience the traditions and culture of Rajasthan along with the livestock and cattle of the region. One can see horses, buffalos, cows, goats, sheep, and other livestock from the Rajasthan and surrounding region being traded in the Pushkar Mela.

A large number of pilgrims take a dip in the holy lake of Pushkar during the Pushkar Fair, which is believed to wash away the sins of people. One can see the priests on the lake side performing rituals and customs which is a common sight in Pushkar.

Pushkar Fair Mela

Come experience the best of Pushkar Mela with the experts of Rajasthan with Vijay India Tours, our expert professionals make sure you experience the Pushkar fair while understanding the culture and tradition of the region.