Destinations - Asia
Experience the 10 Best Festivals in India
Attending India’s best festivals will unite you with an array of colourful traditions and culture of this most diverse of countries.
India is known for its festival culture and every festival is celebrated with elaborate celebrations, food, customs and grandeur where entire families get together in celebrating the occasion. The festivals in India are just as numerous as the religious activities. The coming together of people from different regions to celebrate at festivals is a show of India’s unity in diversity. If you are presented with the opportunity, grab it with both hands because there will be no better way of experiencing Indian culture.
Although festivals are held throughout the year, the winter months are quite distinctive to witness some of the main festivals. One feature of festivals in India is that many do not have a fixed date as the date depends on the lunar cycle, so it keeps changing year after year. Here we’ve listed some of the better-known festivals for you to consider.