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Pushkar Camel Fair is one of India’s most gorgeous festivals in Rajasthan, attracting thousands of camels, horses and cattle. It is visited by over thousands of tourists each year.

(Photo: Tanmoy Bhaduri)

In Photos: Old Traditions Come Alive at Pushkar Camel Fair 2018

Pushkar fair is renowned for being one of the world’s largest cattle fairs.

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The popular Pushkar Fair, renowned for being one of the world’s largest cattle fair, began near Rajasthan’s Ajmer on Friday, 16 November. This festival, organised by the Rajasthan government every year, celebrates the age-old traditions and treasures of the state. It is a colourful and vibrant display of unique exhibitions, competitions and events.

The fair will be an eight-day event, set to conclude on 23 November.

(Tanmoy Bhaduri, an award winning photojournalist and writer based in Kolkata, India. He covers breaking news stories and under-reported issues on development, women and child rights, human trafficking, insurgencies, natural disaster, tribal affairs, climate change, land rights, strikes and conflicts.)

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