The demonstration is a clear indication of Nawabs and their phases. On the first day, the event starts with a grand procession with Calvary and camels decorated with bright clothes. There are drum players and dancers with traditional costumes, folk artists and even skilled craftsmen participate in this event. They all wear traditional attires and with great enthusiasm, showcase their unique expertise, and earn well.
It’s been said that around more than 400 renowned artists from different parts of India and the world comes to display their art, work, and skills at the festival. This festival is not only an opportunity for the artists but even for woodcarvers, metal workers, potters, and hand workers. It provides visitors with a wide range of unique items and allows them to witness talent from every nook and corner of the country. The folk dance and music performances are another outstanding activity which you shouldn’t miss at any cost. These performances will surely keep you fascinated by their extreme talent.
You would experience crafts that include woodcarvings from Saharanpur, the silk of Varanasi, carpets, and shawls from Gujarat/Kashmir, blue pottery of Khurja, handmade rugged and carpet of Bhadohi, hand printing from Farrukhabad, brass and various metalwork of Moradabad, Chicken work from Lucknow, bamboo/cane from North East India, wood/stone carving from Tamil Nadu, Kantha stitch from West Bengal, and paper and mash work from South India. You can also witness the famous Zari work from Banaras, Zardozi work from Agra, and a lot more.
Food and Performances
One of the most alluring parts of Taj Mahotsav is the food festival where you’ll get several old and some of the common items from the heart of Uttar Pradesh and other parts of India and other neighboring nations. Some of the food items include samosa, poori sabji, chole bhature, Amritsari naan, Hyderabadi biryani, and sweets like rasgulla, gulab jamun, etc.
Not only the mouthwatering foodstuff, but the majestic performances will give you a reflection of ancient India. Besides, everyone has their own to keep themselves entertained; the children can indulge themselves in numerous rides as well as the beautiful roller coaster or the smaller ones like a merry-go-around or train ride.
The Taj Mahotsav also gives you a chance to ride on animals like camel and elephant. And still, if you want more ways to entertain yourself, then exploring the magnificent Taj Mahal is the ideal choice.
So what are you waiting for? Book your favorite package and witness the beautiful country of India!