SHOPPING IN PUSHKAR
Pushkar is a beautiful town which is located at about 14 km from Ajmer in Rajasthan. It is a small town which is bounded by magnificent hills on three sides and desert on the other side. It is one of the holy places for the Hindus in India and is visited by people all over the world. Pushkar has a beautiful and interesting history.
Pushkar is very famous for the Pushkar fair which in held during the months of November. It is a place with varied colors, enigma and moods. It is basically very famous for the Pushkar Lake, the temples and the ghats. Pushkar dwells a significant place in the state of Rajsthan.It is a resource of souvenirs and tourists who come to this holy town go to the markets to obtain textiles, garments with intricate design and embroidery, ethnic ornaments like necklaces, bangles, earrings and various others which are known for their specialty in Rajasthan. The tourist can also find various attractive miniature works of art, goods made of leather, various utensils made of brass, interesting pottery and puppets. The place is also known for costume jewelry and beautiful embroidered clothes in Rajasthan.
Moreover, Pushkar fair is also very famous. People visits during this time and the place becomes very crowded with people of varied cultures. It is believed that taking a dip in the waters of Pushkar on the full moon night is very auspicious. There are various things and items found in the Pushkar fair like beautiful colorful bangles, colorful beads, leather goods, unique magnificent embroidered garments, brass utensil, camel cover and various other things. Pushkar fair is also known for the cattle fair and there are items like beads of cowries, saddle, saddle strap and various other things for the cattle. The tourist can also enjoy making body tattoo in the fair. The women can find varied things like silver ornaments, bead necklaces, colorful bangles, printed textiles from Ajmer, embroidered garments and clothes and many more in the fair. Other than the fair, some of the main shopping areas in Pushkar like Baza Bazaar, Kedalganj Bazaar, Sarafa Bazaar.