Jaisalmer Desert Festival is being celebrated from 22th February to 24th February in 2024.
Maru Mahotsav, also known as the “Desert Festival,” is a celebrated annual event held in the beautiful city of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. This year, the festival is set to take place from February 22 to 24. 2024, and is expected to draw thousands of visitors from all over the world.
The Maru Mahotsav is a celebration of the culture and heritage of the region, with a focus on the traditions and customs of the local Rajasthani people. The festival features a variety of cultural programs, including folk music and dance performances, camel races and polo matches, and traditional handicrafts and artwork.
One of the highlights of the Maru Mahotsav is the colorful and elaborate processions that take place throughout the city. The processions feature a wide range of traditional costumes, including turbans and saris, as well as a variety of musical instruments and floats. These processions are a true spectacle to behold, and offer a unique opportunity to experience the vibrant culture of Rajasthan.
In addition to the cultural programs, the Maru Mahotsav also offers a range of activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. These include camel safaris through the desert, visits to the local forts and temples, and the chance to participate in traditional Rajasthani activities such as turban tying and henna painting.
If you’re planning on attending the Maru Mahotsav in 2024, there are a few things you should keep in mind to make the most of your experience. First and foremost, be sure to dress appropriately for the weather. Jaisalmer can get quite hot during the day, so be sure to pack lightweight, breathable clothing and plenty of sunscreen. It’s also a good idea to bring some warm layers for the evenings, as the temperature can drop significantly once the sun goes down.