Festivals in February 2020

Festivals in February

  • Mahashivratri (February 21, 2020) - This is a day when Lord Shiva is worshipped by thousands of devotees across the country. Fasts are kept by many throughout the day. At the end of the day prayers and rituals are held after which the festival is celebrated in a fervorous manner. Celebrations are elaborately held in temples of Lord Shiva across the country.

  • Desert Festival (February 07th, 2020 to February 09th, 2020) - This is a three-day festival that is marked by music and festivities in the city of Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. There are several programs in music and dance that are held during this time of the festival along with competitions and trips on camel backs to see the desert sand dunes. This festival will take place from February 07, 2020 to February 09, 2020.

  • Elephanta Festival - This is a festival that is held on the elephant island that is close to the famous Elephanta caves. Music and dance forms presented in the festival are the main attraction of this festival. This festival will take place from February 13, 2020 to February 15, 2020.

  • Deccan Festival (February 25th, 2020 to March 01st, 2020) - This festival takes place in Hyderabad. It is marked by programs in ghazals qawalis and mushairas. There is a similar celebration that takes place in two other famous attractions of this south Indian city - food and pearls. This festival will take place in Hyderabad between February 25, 2020 and February 29, 2020.

  • Goa Carnival (February 22, 2020 to February 25, 2020) A famous festival of Goa which continues for three days. The occasion is marked by very colorful processions and floats that are taken out during this time. This festival marks the celebration of the culture and cuisine of Goa. This festival will take place throughout Goa from February 22 to February 25, 2020.

  • Taj Mahotsav (February 18, 2020 to February 27, 2020) - This is a ten-day event which is an occasion of International celebrations. It attracts a great number of tourists as well. It is a platform for dance, music, poetry along with the display of art and crafts from all regions of India. This festival will start from February 18, 2020 to February 27, 2020.

  • Surajkund Crafts Mela (February 01, 2020 to February 16, 2020) - This festival is a celebration of art, craft, and cuisines in the region near New Delhi. Other than the art and craft of village, its cuisine and cultural programs form the main attractions of the fair. The proposed date for the beginning of this fest is from February 01 which is going to continue until February 16.

Last Updated on : January 13, 2020