Pushkar is a unique gem amongst the grandeur of Rajasthan.
A Tourism delight and the Holy City.
We came Here to find peace
Most Popular Tourism delight holy city and Well-known Hindu pilgrim centre. Among the five "dhams" or pilgrimages that are held in high esteem by Hindus. Surrounded By Desert And Snake Mountain. This Traveler Friendly Town Clings To The Side Of The Small Pushkar Lake With Its Many Bathing Ghats And Temples Puskhar Is A Very Important Pilgrimage Center.
Pushkar radiates am ambience of peace and spirituality that casts a lure to visit again and again. Spirituality and relaxed nature of Pushkar attracts tourist from several countries. Pushkar is 140 KM away from Jaipur state capital of Rajasthan (India). & about 11 Km From Ajmer.
Pushkar Is Surrounded By Desert And Snake Mountain. This Traveler Friendly Town Clings To The Side Of The Small Pushkar Lake With Its Many Bathing Ghats And Temples Puskhar Is A Very Important Pilgrimage Center of Hindu's. The Brahma temple is the most important temple here and is, in fact, the only Brahma temple of India.
Pushkar is among the five "dhams" or pilgrimages that are held in high esteem by Hindus. It is said that in battle lord Brahma killed the demon "Vajra Nabh" with a lotus flower, whose petals floated down to earth and landed in three places in and around Pushkar where lakes sprang up.
Pushkar is internationally known for its colorful cattle fair when thousands of devotees from all faiths assemble to take a dip in the holy lake. "Rajasthani" Dance, "Rajasthani" music, gaily-attired folks and various cultural events add to the fun and major Attraction of the occasion.
The phenomenal camel races are the most interesting part of the fair augmented by cattle auction and colorful shops exhibiting beautiful handicrafts.
The Temple town has withstood the test of time, and has been a mute witness to the procession of history from the epic "RAMAYANA", to "Fa-Hien's" account of Pushkar in the 4th Century AD., and to the time of Muslim invasion.
SHOPPING: The roadside stalls sell beads, bangles, embroidered clothes, camel cover, leather goods, Classis "Rajasthani" Paintings brass utensils etc during the fair. The shopping centers are "Baza Bazar", "Sarafa Bazar", "Kedalganj bazar".
CLIMATE Summer: 25 to 40 Deg C
Winter: 5 to 25 Deg C
Rainy Season: Could have 80 to 90 % humidity
BEST SEASON: July-March
CLOTHING: Light cotton in summer and light woollen in winter
LANGUAGES: Rajasthani, Hindi and English