Time: December 21-30 every year
Venue: Shilpgram, near Udaipur, Rajasthan
Shilpgram arts and crafts fair is annual crafts fair held in the shilpgram, near Udaipur of Rajastan state. The fair comes usually between 21st and 30th of December every year. Shilpgram arts and crafts fair showcases an exciting exhibition of the traditional Rajastani handicrafts. Folk dances and cultural programs are the other attractions of the festival.
Artisans exhibit an amazing arry of potteries, hand woven clothes, embroideries, mirror works, traditional jewelleries and other handicrafts during the festival days. The charming variety of hand woven clothes and camel leather items grab major attention in this fair. During this festival time, Rajastan, especially Udaipur receives maximum number of tourists and people enjoy this fair to its most exploring the craft of Rajasthan. Artisans and craftsmen from all over participate the fair. Visitors can buy the things from there to present their dearest friends and relatives.
Rajastan- The royal land
Rajasthan is a royal city with the richness of culture and enchanting traditions. The monuments, art forms and mouthwatering cuisines are the noted specialties of this heritage land. The major products exporting from Rajastan are block prints, tie and dye prints, Bagaru prints, Sanganer prints, and Sari embroidery Handicraft items like wooden furniture and crafts, carpets, and blue pottery are the other attractions.
Some popular places to visit in Rajasthan:
Amber (Amer) Fort and Palace
Jantar Mantar Observatory
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Sam Sand Dunes
Desert National Park
Pushkar / Ajmer
Khwaja Gharibnawaz Dargah
Pushkar Camel Fair
Dilwara Jain Temples
Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary
Ranakpur Jain Temple
Ranthambore Tiger Adventure
Trekking and Rock Climbing at Mount Abu
Jagat Palace in Pushkar, Rajasthan