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Pushkar Lake Ghat

Introduction of Pushkar

Pushkar is the sacred city which is situated about 11 kms from Ajmer. The town of Pushkar is located along the scenic Pushkar Lake, Due to the religious significance of Pushkar, it has become a very popular place for foreigners travelling around India to relax. Pushkar is one of the important pilgrimage city for Hindus. Temple of God Brahma and Pushkar Lake are worth visiting places in Pushkar. No pilgrimage is considered complete without a dip in the sacred Pushkar lake according to the belief of Hindu devotees. Pushkar has a temperate climate. The temperature is around 38.1º Celsius in summers and it is around 5.5º Celsius in Winters.  Common languages which are spoken in Pushkar are Rajasthani, Marwari, English and Hindi.

History of Pushkar

Pushkar lies in a narrow valley overshaded by impressive rocky hills. Pushkar is a famous Hindu pilgrimage centre. Pushkar city is founded by God Brahma, the creator of the Universe in the Hindu religion as per belief.  Temple of God Brahma is located in Puskar which is regarded as  a holy shrine since it marks the spot where the incarnation of God took place.  Like  Varanasi or Puri, Puskar is a  well-known pilgrimage city. It is essential to visit Pushkar at least once in the lifetime as per the belief of Hindu devotees. Pushkar has become well-known all over the world due to its Pushkar Festival which is held here every year in the month of November.

Tourist Attraction in Pushkar

Most prominent attraction in Pushkar is the Pushkar Lake. It is a belief in Hindu Mythology that God Brahma himself founded this lake. There are about 52 Ghats and 400 temples in Pushkar which are located on the banks of the Pushkar Lake. Temple of Lord Brahma at the farthest end of the lake is regarded as a particularly holy shrine due to this temple Pushkar is regarded as a pilgrim site.  If you climb the hills around the village at sunset you will be rewarded with an amazing views of the desert.

Festivals in Pushkar
Every year at the full moon of Kartik Poornima most colourful camel and cattle fairs of the country is held in Pushkar. Pushkar Festival takes place in the month of November when the whole of Pushkar is transformed into a magnificent fair ground. To take bath in the holy water of Pushkar Lake thousands of pilgrims come from all over during the festival. The huge cattle and camel markets is the Pushkar’s huge attraction at that time where camel traders, breeders farmers and buy and sell. During this festival there is horse dealing, camel racing, cattle trading and colourful festivities. This annual fair is an unforgettable event when the entire small town of Pushkar is visited by over lakhs of animals and tourists. Thousands of pilgrims travel long distance to participate in the festival and entertainment is richly provided during the festival. Various cultural events, music and dance programmes are organized in the festival by Rajasthan Tourist Development Corporation (RTDC). Accomodation is also provided by RTDC  to the Indian and foreign tourists in tents. Images of Pushkar festival

Shopping in Pushkar
Pushkar has beautiful bazaars which have a collection of small shops. People can purchase various items from these shops like bed sheets, paintings, books, Rajasthani puppets, jewellery, embroidery, garments, textiles, cushion covers, etc.

Pushkar Lake Ghat

Pushkar Lake Puja by Panda

Brahma Temple Pushkar

Idol of Brahma Temple Pushkar

Pushkar Lake View

Pushkar Lake View

Pushkar Lake Morning Bath

Pushkar Fstival Bathing

Camel in Pushkar Fair

Cultural Program in Pushkar Fair

Pushkar Fair Bazar

Pushkar Fair Bazar

Pushkar Fair Dances

Pushkar Fair Dances

How to Reach Pushkar

By Rail:
Ajmer is the nearest railway station from Pushkar which is on the Broad Gauge and hence connected to all the metro cities of India.

By Road:
Pushkar is also connected by road. Regular buses operate  from Ajmer to Pushkar.

By Air:
Jaipur airport is the nearest airport from Pushkar.

You will visit “Pushkar” during the below Tours of Rajasthan

19 Days Rajasthan and North India Tour (Including Pushkar)
19 Days / 18 Nights
Delhi - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Osian - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi

18 Days Rajasthan Round Trip Tour (Including Pushkar)
18 Days / 17 Nights
Delhi - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Osian - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Dungarpur - Chittorgarh - Pushkar - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi

17 Days Rajasthan Vacations Tour (Including Pushkar)
17 Days / 16 Nights
Delhi - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Ranthambore - Kota - Bundi - Chittorgarh Pushkar - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Mandawa - Delhi

16 Days Rural Rajasthan Tour (Including Pushkar)
16 Days / 15 Nights
Delhi - Alwar - Samode - Pushkar - Khimsar - Phalodi - Luni - Ranakpur - Kumbhalgarh - Chittorgarh - Bundi - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi

16 Days Rajasthan with Pushkar Tour (Including Pushkar)
16 Days / 15 Nights
Delhi - Shekhawati - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Osian - Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi



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