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"Elephant Festival" Top 5 Page for this destination Jaipur Local Custom Tip by keeweechic

Jaipur Local Customs: 39 reviews and 55 photos

 
 

The elephant festival is held March/April to celebrate Holi and is held the day after Holi. Elephants are beautifully decorated and paraded in a procession along with camels, horses and folk dances. There are also elelphant races, elephant polo matches as well as a tug of war between elephants and men. Usually held at the Chaugan Stadium.

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  • Written May 26, 2006
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