The purpose of the festivals held in India is to attract the attention of tourists from all over the world along with excitement and enthusiasm. One of these festivals is the Taj Mahotsav, which is held every year at Shilpgram in Agra with great fanfare. The Taj Mahotsav 2020 at the Shilpgram in Agra will be on the theme of ‘संस्कृति के रंग ताज के संग’ (colors of culture, with the Taj). The Taj Mahotsav 2020 Committee has stamped its theme. Now on the basis of this theme, the preparations for the festival will be carried out. This theme will be reflected from the stage to show.
A handicraft fair, food stall, the cultural program will be organized from 18 to 27 February at the Shilpgram campus. At the same time, drama staging, Mushaira (Poets and Authors participants ), and Kavi Sammelan will be held from 6 pm to 10 pm daily till February 27 at the Sursadan auditorium from 19 February. In this sequence, cultural programs, band programs will be held from 6 pm to 10 pm in Sadar Bazar. A book fair will be organized on the Agra College ground.
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Main Specialty of Taj Mahotsav
Agra is recognized worldwide by the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is among the seven wonders of the world, in this sense, this festival becomes even more special. You can also enjoy a variety of colorful programs, song-music, dance, art-culture, and delicious cuisine by joining the 10-day Taj Mahotsav.
Held at Shilpagram near Taj Mahal, this festival is organized by Uttar Pradesh Tourism. The aim of this is to get tourists from all over the world to know about Shan-o-Shaukat.
When Taj Mahotsav was Started?
The Taj Mahotsav started in the year 1992, since then it has been organized every year in the month of February.
Things To Do in Taj Mahotsav
Unique handicrafts from all over the world can be seen here. Apart from this, there are many colorful programs. In which dance and music can be tasted with delicious dishes. But it is my own pleasure to see the folk dances here. apart from seeing the beauty of the Taj Mahal, by joining this festival, you can see and buy beautiful utensils, things made of wood, metal, brass, copper and also buy them. you can also buy traditional clothes, lamps, books, jewelry, and beautiful paintings.
Best Holiday destination in the weekend
Agra is a good option for weekends where you can roam in a day from Delhi via Yamuna Expressway. Agra also has Taj Mahal and many other excursions around it. Apart from Taj Mahal one can visit Mehtab Bagh. This garden was conceived before the Taj Mahal. It is one of the places from which the view of the Taj Mahal can be seen. You can also visit Fatehpur Sikri, which is located about 40 km from Agra. The city has been given the status of a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.