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Photograph of Holi by Supratik Chakraborty

Indian Festivals

From the colours of Holi to the lights of Diwali and from the Khumb Mela to the spectacle of the Indian-Pakistan Border Closing Ceremony, welcome to 2camels take on the festivals and events of India.

Diwali

Diwali

  20 October 2016
Religious | October

Coinciding with the darkest, new moon night of the Lunisolar month of Kartika — somewhere between mid-October and mid-November on the Gregorian calendar — the...

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Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela

Allahabad | Religious | Varies

Marvel as millions (100 million over the 45 days of the Maha Kumbh Mela in 2013) of Hindus come together for the largest, most colourful...

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Pushkar Camel Fair

Pushkar Camel Fair

  8 November 2016 - 15 November 2016
Pushkar | Animal | November

For five days each year the sleepy, lakeside settlement of Pushkar comes to life in a sea of colour, cattle and camels during the world-renowned,...

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