5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival: 9 days of Navratras festival are the idle time to explore the vibrant culture of India

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

Hello everyone, today I Rahat Arora sharing the 5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

Are you ready to celebrate Navratras festival starting from yesterday  and will continue till 8th October  . This festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm in different parts of the country, which lasts for 9 nights and 10 days. Each day is devoted to different forms of Goddess Durga. Devotees prepare special food during this festival.

Moreover,  Navratras festival ends with Dussehra which celebrate to mark the birth of Lord Rama.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

So here I am suggesting 5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival:

1. Navaratra festival at Katra: Katra is the starting point to the famous Sri Mata Vaishnodevi trek where lot of devotees visit to seek their blessings from Goddess. Katra organized the most famous Navratra festival in Jammu Province. It is an annual event promoted by Directorate of Tourism, Jammu and Shri Mata Vaishno Deviji Shrine Board. Thousands of devotees pay their attendance at Katra for the festival.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival
Katra Town

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

2. Dandiya Nights & Garba at Gujarat: During Navratras devotees perform Garba all over India especially in the state of Gujarat. Men and women wear traditional dresses along with Dandiya sticks gathered to perform Garba on the folk tunes. The state of Gujarat looks vibrant during Navratras and is must to visit to explore the culture of Gujarat.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

3. Durga puja at Kolkata: During the festival the whole Kolkata is decorated and it is like a carnival. It is the most important annual festival to Bengali Hindus, and a major social and public event in eastern and northeastern states of India. Also you will see the thousands of temporary stages called pandals are built in community squares, roadside shrines and large Durga temples in Kolkata where devotees came to seek blessings from Goddess Durga.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

4. Ramlila in North India: Navaratri is marked by the numerous Ramlila events in North India, where episodes from the story of Rama and Ravana are enacted by teams of artists in rural and urban centers, inside temples or in temporarily constructed stages. This Hindu tradition of festive performance was inscribed by UNESCO as one of the “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity” in 2008. So, if you are somewhere around North India then try to experience Ramlila.

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

5. Delicious food to eat during Navratras: During Navratras you will taste delicious food all over India which are mouthwatering and I recommend you all to taste these dishes.

Some of the dishes are

Potatoe chips:

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

Kaddu (pumpkin) ke Pakode:

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

Sabudana:

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

Fruits:

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

5 Best things to do in India During Navratras festival

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Hello everyone, I am Rahat Arora, I like to explore and capture good travel memories. Being travel lover I am also (travel blogger) through which I share my experience about places with the combination of exploring the place, culture and cuisines. So, I hope you all like my travel experience.

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