Details shared by Prateek trivedi, Dholpur
Gangaur is a famous festival celebrated by the womenfolk, throughout the state of Rajasthan. Women worship Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati in this festival. Unmarried women pray for getting good husband, and married women seek the welfare of their husbands and a happy married life. The grand celebration lasts for two days in the month of March. On the final day, women decorate the images of Shiva and Parvati and take them in a grand procession through the city and finally immerse them in a water body. Music, dance and cultural programs accompany the procession.
It is celebrated in every family by the women folk.
Do and Don't
This festival is celebrated by women folk. Do enjoy the colourful procession in the final day of the festival.
This festival marks the end of winter and the beginning of Spring.