city of Pushkar has over 400 temples in its confines. The only
temple in the world of Brahma- the creator of the universe is
here. Every major deity in the Hindu pantheon of gods is worshipped
at Pushkar. Pushkar Lake is the holiest take in the country and
a bath in the lake during the kartik full moon is said to cleanse
one of all sins. The fifty -two bathing ghats along the banks of
the lakes are linked to the lunar calendar, with each ghat having
its own miraculous powers. It is one of the most holy pilgrimage
sites in the country.
the year, Pushkar is the venue for innumerable fairs other
then the Pushkar fair. Pushkar is transformed into a riot of colours
and revelry as thousands of people throng the city to celebrate
and rejoice. A glimpse of the festivities, the reflect the joy and
love of life of the people in rural India.
handicrafts and handlooms not only from Rajasthan but also from
the rest of India is on display in the city reflecting the cosmopolitan
nature of people who visit the city. Pushkar is considered amongst
the better and least expensive shopping destinations in the country
offers the finest example of the diversity of terrain in India.
It has hills, rocks, vegetation, lakes and above all the desert
to provide the ideal venue for adventure activities of all kinds.
The desert with its wide vistas and spectacular dawn and dusk located
so close to the major cities provides a memorable experience in
a tour of India.
charm of Pushkar above all lies in its location. Nestled amidst
the Arravali ranges, Pushkar radiates an aura of tranquility reflecting
the peace and the open spaces of country life. The warmth and hospitality
of the people will make a visit an occasion to remember.