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Be a Part of the Colorful Rann Utsav in Gujarat

by Madhav Srinivasan 5 year, 6 months ago

Rann Utsav is one of the most colourful festivals in the state of Gujarat. The Utsav has a series of folk events served on a platter with a variety of Gujarati dishes. The festival is celebrated during full moon winters every year.

The two primary thoughts that hit our mind on hearing the name of Gujarat is diversity in tradition and colors of culture. Yes, the home to age-old folk Diasporas has still not lost its original and creative niche in spite of the first decade being a watershed period in the new millennium.

Amid times of historic growth and global development all around the state of Gujarat, it has still managed to retain and further strengthen its unique flavor of local festivals and fairs. As much as the emergence of industrial plants and refineries has attracted global investment, the traditional Rann Utsav Gujarat still continues to attract a lot of admirers and prompt them to book Gujarat tour packages in India.


What is Rann Utsav?

The Rann Utsav held in Gujarat is a month-long fiesta of carefree and national vigor; it is celebrated during full moon winters each year. The existing generations take a couple of leaps forward, while the rest enjoy being a part of the magical experience. This year, the festival is slated to be held on 9th December 2011 to mid of January 2012. A widespread arrangement of vigil and facility for all enthusiasts has already started taking shape. Other then patrons thronging the event from across the length and breadth of the country, it also attracts a strong presence of foreigners from both the West as well as the Oz.


What to Expect at the Rann Utsav?

Rann Utsav is synonymous with a series of events that is earnestly awaited by the entire community. Coming at the peak of the festive season right after Navratri and Diwali, this marks the end of a hectic quarter for whole some frolic and enjoyment. Be it dancing to the tunes and ambience of the local folk music or the art and crafts that define the race of the Gujarati spirit, it is an all-consuming experience.

The ethnicity of the local milieu comes face to face with the visiting tourists. From a spell-bounding array of fabrics (that are collected from deep interiors and have great demand among foreigners) to some mesmerizing gourmet, the tourist is left craving for more. The greed of taste buds comes along with the vagaries of the belly; however, this is the time of the year to give in to your lust for exotic and to- die-for preparations.

Exploring a New World

Hailing from the very typical background of Kutch region in interior Gujarat, this extravaganza of Rann Utsav in Gujarat is associated with the integration and amalgamation of a host of distinct endeavor. In line with a plethora of engrossing activity, the ardent visitor also gets to travel to the outskirts of rural Gujarat. In the process, he gets to identify the platform that finds the right blend of all human emotions and habitat. People flock from far and wide to add to the spectacle of indigenous fairs and also book unique honeymoon tours in Gujarat.

The people are common laymen who struggle to sustain the pressures of life; however, all get lost in the fervor that is found here. The flamboyancy of this whole month is too overpowering for any soul to ignore and not be altogether swept away.

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