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18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Pushkar Camel Festival

The Pushkar Fair, also called the Pushkar Camel Fair or locally as Kartik Mela or Pushkar ka Mela is an annual multi-day livestock fair and cultural fête held in the town of Pushkar. The Pushkar fair[4] is one of India's largest camel, horse and cattle fairs. Apart from the trading of livestock, it is an important pilgrimage season for Hindus to the Pushkar lake. Pushkar fair has also become a significant tourist attraction for domestic and international travelers, given the cooler season, the abundance of colorful cultural themes.

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Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Camera: X-T10
Copyright: © Mary Grace Montives