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Jaisalmer Desert Festival: Know details, significance and specialty

Three days before the full moon, Jaisalmer Desert Festival takes place in the Hindu month of February.

Every February, the Jaisalmer Desert Festival takes place. It occurs in the Hindu month of February, three days before the full moon. Thus, the Sam Dunes in the Thar Desert are where the festival is held, in between the stunning dunes. The romantic setting in the desert comes to life during the three-day fiesta of desert delights. The celebration goes on for two days. where people find delights in the desert.

Thus, the origins and folklore of the Jaisalmer desert festival are not widely known. According to the Hindu scripture, Lord Krishna, the head of the Yadav community, informed Arjuna, one of the Pandavas, that a Yadav would establish his empire on Trikuta Hill. However, the prophecy exclaimed by Lord Krishna was found in the year 1196, after Rawal Jaiswal, a member of the Yadav family, founded his empire in Jaisalmer. 

The whole kingdom organized festivities as word spread of the fulfillment of the prophecy. Finally, the people around took an interest in the place. The events quickly turned into a festival that is now held annually.

The Desert Festival in Jaisalmer includes a lot of interesting things. According to reports from the authorities, the main attraction of the Desert Festival in Jaisalmer this year will be the presence of various Bollywood celebrities. Visitors will be taking part in the cultural extravaganza at the Jaisalmer Desert Festival in 2023. Thus, it would be the stage for various authentic Rajasthani activities, such as a camel polo game, a mustache competition, an enchanting Ghoomar dance, etc. Including a desert safari, a shopping spree, and much more.

Thus, if one is willing to indulge themselves in the beauty of Rajasthan, then the Desert Festival is the event for you.

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