Mt. Abut, the only hill station in Rajasthan, boasts of its alluring charm and enchanting beauty. Adding more to this, if you happen to visit this paradise in the month of May on the eve of Buddha Poornima, you will surely get astounded by the Summer Festival in Mt. Abu!
A 3 days’ celebration that marks the benevolence and the warmth of Mt. Abu, this festival is celebrated wholeheartedly by the locals. On the first day, the locals take out a ceremonial procession from RTDC Hotel Shikhar to the Nakki Lake Chowk. Later during the day, locals participate in exciting boat race competitions and take the fun-frolic of Summer Festival to another level.
On the second day, the festivity of Summer Festival in Rajasthan hosts an array of exciting and equally stunning events. On the list, there are events like skating race, skater’s show, band show by CRPF, horse races, tug-of-war, matka race competitions, and several others. Along with a popular qawwali show called ‘Sham-e-Qawwali’, this festival also displays an amazing fire show during its closing eve.
- Celebrated Across: Mount Abu
- Celebration Month: Buddha Poornima (May)
- Last Celebrated On: 20th to 21st May, 2016
- Next Celebration On: 9th to 10th May, 2017