Taj Mahotsav :: A festival of Art, Craft, Culture & Cuisine
Information about Taj Mahotsav, Fairs & Festivals in Agra, Uttar Pradesh (India)
This 10 days long carnival is held as an annual event from 18-27 feb. at Shilpgram 750 mts. from Taj Mahal in Agra.It is one of the most cherished cultural festival of art,craft, culture and cuisine, include in the calendar of event of Dept. of Tourism, GOI.In this festival about 400 artisans from all over the country participate and sell their crafts at the most reasonable prices.Here one can also enjoy the music and dances from therich culture heritage of India.
One of the most awaited cultural festivals in India is the Taj Mahotsav. The festival is organized during February. This festival has the classical dance and classical song performances by some of the well known artists in India. Mushairas and ghazal programmes add to the colour of the festival. Camel and elephant rides accompanied by games and delicacies attract children and elders in equal numbers.