I was picked up from the Jaipur with others and we travelled from Jaipur to Ajmer taking highway NH 48 covering a distance of 135 km. We reached our hotel by afternoon and taking a few hours of rest we headed towards Pushkar which is about 16 km from Ajmer.
About Pushkar Mela (Pushkar Fair), also known as Pushkar camel fair, is an annual multi-day livestock fair and cultural festival with unique exhibitions and events such as dances, tug of war, camel races and others. The fair is celebrated during the month of Kartik Purnima. Apart from the fair, an enormous amount of Hindu devotee does come to visit Pushkar lake to wash away their sins by taking bath in the holy lake and take the blessing from one of the rarest Brahma temples in the world.
Pushkar lake is one of the most sacred sites for Hindu pilgrims and even considered equal status to the holy Ganga river, encircled by 500 temples and 52 ghats.
Brahma Temple in Pushkar is one of the few and the major thriving temple ocontinue reading →