Fair & Festivals

Fairs

Trade Fairs
Trade and handicraft fairs is yearly phenomenon in Delhi.

Pushkar Fair
Pushkar is among the five dhams or pilgrimages that are held in high esteem by Hindus,

Kumbh Fair
Kumbh Mela is a Hindu pilgrimage that occurs four times every twelve years


National Festivals

Independence Day
India's Independence Day is celebrated on August 15 to commemorate its independence from the British rule and its birth as a sovereign nation on that day in 1947.

Republic day
The Republic Day of India is a national holiday of India to mark the adoption of the Constitution of India and the transition of India from a British Dominion to a republic on January 26, 1950.

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was a major political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement.


Religious Hindu

Diwali (Deepavali)
Diwali, or Deepavali, (also called Tihar and Swanti in Nepal) (Markiscarali) is a major Indian and Nepalese festival, and a significant festival in Hinduism, Sikhism and Jainism.

Holi
Holi - the festival of colours

Rama Navami
Ram Navami (IAST Rama-navami) is a Hindu Vaishnava holiday which falls on the ninth day of the Hindu lunar year (thus named Chaitra Masa Suklapaksha Navami).

Krishna Janmashtami
Krishna Janmashtami is a Hindu festival celebrating the birth of Krishna

Navratri
The 9 nights festival of Navratri begins on the first day of Ashwina of the bright fortnight.