Taj Mahotsav 2022- A Festival of Art, Craft, Culture & Traditional Activities
Taj Mahotsav 2022, a fest that is a showcase of the uniquely diverse nature of Indian culture, is a 10-day festival held in the city during the last days of February (generally from Thursday 18th to Saturday 27th of the month). It gives you the real beauty of Indian cultures, arts, and Indian traditional activities.
Taj Mahotsav hosts different cultural and secular programs from around the country and even abroad. Indian celebrities and entertainment stalwarts always have their presence felt, adding to the grandeur of this Mega celebration of Indian culture.
It pleasantly surprises many of our customers and tourists in general that Agra, a relatively developing city hosts one of the grandest scale, vibrant and diverse fests of the country.
Taj Mahotsav 2022: History in Agra
Begin Taj Mahotsav made its debut in the year 1992, making it a nearly 30-year-old tradition of the city. Since then, it has increasingly grabbed the fascination with the number of collaborators from different states and cities around the country.
Bollywood (Indian Film Industry) celebrities have participated enthusiastically in the cultural programs over the years, both as guests and participants. Similarly, an increasing number of stalls from different and diverse sections of society have been a part of this mega fest.
Art and Craft of the Taj Mahotsav
The real beauty of the Mahotsav lies in the authentic glimpse of the Indian culture it provides. There are many artists and handicraftsmen & women from all 28 different states of the country who come together to exhibit their states’ respective arts.
It is very crucial to note that many festivals in the country allow the customers to witness shops/stalls from such a (literal) diverse range of showpieces and furniture. From Kashmir to Kanya Kumari, from the Northeast to Gujarat and vibrant Rajasthan.
Everyone is ready to offer the best of their culture through paintings, jewelry, clothing, crockery, and furniture. This event is in India in a nutshell. There are also stalls and exhibitions from the Government and even freelancers have the opportunity.
Cultural Programmes in the Taj Mahotsav Festival
Just like the Art and Craft section, cultural programs are also diverse and mesmerizing. Singers, dancers, and entertainers from around the country and even abroad are invited to the event. A parallel and even separate schedule is set to accommodate an audience who appreciate and enjoy cultural programs.
Revered names in acting and singing from Bollywood like Hema Malini, Shreya Ghoshal, Anil Kapoor, Shahrukh Khan, Amir Khan, Sonu Nigam, to name a few, are the cherry on the cake when it comes to cultural programs.
The Cuisine- Delicious Foods Taste in Agra
Food is one of the most important aspects of an event and a journey. Taj Mahotsav offers a variety of food, both desi, and continental to be served on your plate. Refreshing Coconut water, sugarcane juice, fruit juices are some healthy drinks to enjoy there.
There are also fast food corners as per your taste. Both stalls and restaurants are there to feed your appetite, depending on what you prefer.
Fun Fairs & Festival of Taj Mahotsav Celebrations
The fair also offers rides and games for small kids like Bungee Jumping and shooting balloons. The fair is organized as a part of the Mahotsav within the area of the fest. Experience the Mughal Indian culture with the Annual Celebrating the Taj Mahotsav Fair & Festival of India.
Any fest is incomplete without a funfair where teenagers and kids can hang out and even adults can relive their childhood by yelling out loud on rides and hilarious swings. There are a lot of rides like the Giant Wheel, the Columbus (a giant ship that gives you Goosebumps), and Roller Coasters.
Celebration At The Monument Of Love
Taj Mahotsav Cancelled Due to Covid-19 (Coronavirus Pandemic)
Full enjoying in the celebrations of the Taj Mahotsav 2022 is a full package for any tourist to cherish and take home a lot of memories not only of the city but the entire country. It’s like touring India in a fun way and of course in the budget, in limited time but having a wholesome experience.