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Following are the details of the Taj Mahotsav held from February 18, 2016 to February 27, 2016 :
About Taj Mahotsav:
Taj Mahotsav is one of the most grandly celebrated events in India which is organized annually at the historic city of Agra (Home of Taj). Ever since it was started in 1992, Taj Mahotsav has been organized by Uttar Pradesh Tourism every year with main aim of paying respect to the cultural heritage in State and also to encourage local artisans. Indeed, it is the best for all art and craft lovers as magnificent pieces of art and crafts are available here at the most affordable prices.
Key Elements of the Taj Mahotsav :
Taj Mahotsav has various elements that are centre of attraction for tourists, which are as following :
Arts & Crafts:
Here at Taj Mahotsav around 400 legendary artisans get the opportunity of showcasing their work of art at grand level which includes wood/stone carvings from Tamil Nadu, Bamboo/cane work from North East India, Paper mash work from South India and Kashmir, the marble and zardozi work from Agra, wood carving from Saharanpur, brass wares from Moradabad, handmade carpets from Bhadohi, Pottery from Khurja, Chikan work from Lucknow, silk & zari work from Banaras, shawls & carpets from Kashmir/Gujarat and many more. Indeed, we could get to see true essence of Indian art and crafts all at one place.
Taj Mahotsav also organize cultural events that exceptionally depict the cultural aspect of India through magnificent performances by the renowned and state-of-art artists from all spheres. Apparently, throughout the Mahotsav, one can experience a profusion of folk & classical music & dances of various regions especially the Brij Bhumi, performed the way it was used to be centuries ago.
Besides being a treat of exquisite culture and art for tourists, Taj Mahotsav also provides the ultimate destination to all Indian food lovers by offering comprehensive range of Indian cuisines from different parts of the country. Some of the scrumptious and lip-smacking delicacies are offered at Taj Mahotsav at reasonable rates.
It is the most loved and biggest attraction for children as it involves big as well as small fun rides like merry-go-rounds, train rides and many more.
So, if you want to enjoy and experience true essence of India, come to Taj Mahotsav organized at Home of Taj.