|There are myriad forts and havelis that tell the history of Rajasthan. The architectural splendor of yesteryear is still visible within the walls of these palaces, forts and havelis. Endowed with exceptional architecture and intricate carvings, these palatial manors remind of grandeur and elegance of bygone era.
With exceptionally good architecture, Rajasthan dance and song, delectable cuisine, vibrant fairs and festivals, your Rajasthan cultural tour allows you to get an insight of this land of valor and gallantry. This desert jewel of the country is blessed with rich and colorful cultural heritage. From folk music to handicrafts and from festivals to paintings, the culture of Rajasthan speaks high of vibrancy and richness.
Music and Dance of Rajasthan
A tour with About Rajasthan offers an opportunity to learn more about the folk dance and music of Rajasthan. The folk dance and song of Rajasthan represent an important part of the cultural heritage of the state. Gair Ghoomar, Gauri, Raika and Jhoria are few folk dances of the state. Ghoomar dance is particularly performed by women and Gair is only performed by men on the occasion of Holi. Matka-bhawai, Kachhi Ghodi, Kalbeila and terah taali are other dance performances.
Fairs and Festivals
Fairs and Festivals of Rajasthan bring life to the barren land. All fairs and festivals of Rajasthan are an important part of the culture and fill the colors in air. The people of Rajasthan celebrate every festival with great joy and enthusiasm. These festivals give a peek into the lifestyle of people. Be it teej or diwali, every festival has its own importance. Camel race and horse race are other traditional and local festivals that attract travelers.