Gangaur Festival in Rajasthan is a celebration of love, life, spring and marriage. This colourful 18-day festival attracts visitors from all over the world to this princely state.

It is celebrated to signify the harvest season and to respect Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati’s marriage. Married women pray for their husbands’ good health, while unmarried women pray for a good husband.

Why Gangaur is Celebrated

This year, the Gangaur Festival in Rajasthan will be celebrated from 25 March to 11 April. On 11 April, large processions will take place with full vigour and colour around the state.

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In Jaipur, a procession starts at the City Palace’s Zanani-Deodhi and goes thought the Chhoti CHaupar, Tripolia Bazaar, Chaugan Stadium and Gangauri Bazaar to finally end at Talkatora for two days. This year it is on 11th and 12th April from 5.45 PM.

Gangaur in Jaipur

Visit Rajasthan to marvel at the vibrant beauty of this wholesome festival, where people of all ages come together to celebrate the new season and love. Gangaur Festival in Rajasthan is the best and most fulfilling festival in the state.