Each November, Gujarat’s largest livestock fair is held at Vautha, at the confluence of the Sabarmati and Vatrak Rivers, 50km south of Ahmedabad. Thousands of donkeys, camels and cows change hands, and some 25,000 p…
From 14 to 15 January, Ahmedabad hosts Uttarayan, a traditional kite festival that attracts international participants and is well worth the stiff neck, as visitors flood the city and kites fill the sky.
Around 20 January, the Sun Temple in Modhera is the scene for a three-day classical dance festival with dancers from all over India.
An exuberant tribal festival held in the week before Holi.
Pilgrims pay tribute to Kali at Pavagadh hill.