Chokhi Dhani – Best Kite Festival Celebration Destination in Jaipur

Festivals and celebrations are part of our culture and particularly the royal state Rajasthan grabs the attention of travelers with it its unique heritage. Several holistic festivals are organized in an outstanding way in the capital city Jaipur. Kite Festival is one such grand celebration in the Chokhi Dhani, which offers much liveliness to the land. This is one of the most crowded and funniest, festivity in Rajasthan and other states.

The Kite festival in Chokhi Dhani is a grand celebration and an appropriate place for kite lovers as one can see different kites flying in the blue sky. This season starts on the day of Makar Sankranti which falls on 14th January every year.  At Chokhi Dhani Makarsakrantri celebrated for three days where one can see many kites in different shapes, colors and with attractive designs.   Experience this old world charm of heritage and soak in the hospitality along with celebrating Makar Sankranti. After performing the Indian rituals the blue sky of Jaipur become colorful as each and every person started flying of lovely kites.  At Chokhi Dhani every person enjoys the whole festival flying bright kites. The amazing ambiance of the Chokhi Dhani becomes much blinding with a rush of celebration, which reflects the unique customs and Indian culture. The kite flying competition on the last day ends the glee session with prize distribution. This festival is largely celebrated with friends and family in Chokhi Dhani.

The Significance of The Kite Festival– The shifting of the sun from the Dhanu Rashi or Sagittarius to the Makara Rashi is celebrated on this day and thus the day is reckoned as one of the best auspicious opportunity in the Hindu religious calendar.  According to the Indian astrology, the northward journey of the sun begins on the day of MakarSakranti and thus the day is called Uttarayan and celebrated very well in Chokhi Dhani.

Celebration and Customs– People pray for their well-being, good health, and wealth good production of crops. Eventually, the sky of Jaipur becomes filled with thousands of colorful spots. Kites of many different color, shapes, sizes, occupy the whole skyline of the city.

The Fun, Frolic and food of the festival– The creativity of the kite makes reaches very high as one can find Uniquely designed kites as well besides the traditional ones. But the festival is no complete without devouring the best delicacies of the locality. Chokhi Dhani provides all types of Rajasthani traditional foods and best sweets. The most famous traditional foods are Til ka Ladoo, Jalebi, Gajjak, Feni and many Chat & Pakodas.

Visit the Chokhi Dhani during this period offers you a lot of excitement and enjoy this festival.

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