It’s almost the end of December and the end of the last night of the year, so you know what that means — Goodbye 2018, and Hello 2019!! Before we usher in 2019 (hopefully, a better year), let’s take a look back on this crazy year and remember the best things that have happened in Kota in 2018 – The Good and also the “Oh God Why”. We’ve put together the Best of Kota in 2018 that kicked up a storm in the city. We almost broke a few bones (not literally though), while copying Baba Ramdev on the...Read More
Author: Sushmita Singh Rajput
Hadoti is one of Rajasthan’s travel secrets. The ancient cities and antique temples are wonderful and one gets to explore age-old rituals and aspects of the local traditions very closely. Each corner of Hadoti has a beautiful story! One such incredible story is of ‘The Chandrabhaga Fair’. Grab your reading glasses and experience the true flavours of this mystical fair with us through some mesmerising photographs. The annual fair is organised at the banks of river Chandrabhaga at Chandravati in Jhalrapatan, 6 km from Jhalawar. Jhalawar is connected with Kota through railway and bus transportation via NH12. “The fair is organised at Kartik Purnima (Full moon day) according to the Hindu calendar that usually falls in October or November.” Jhalrapatan is especially famous for its large number of temples. The most famous of them is the temple of Sitalesvara Mahadeva. This temple is situated on the banks of river Chandrabhaga. The city is also referred to as the ‘City of Bells‘. It not being a big city, you can mostly travel to places on foot or by an auto rickshaw. On the entrance of the city, there is a bus stand and the fair is organised at the other corner of the city at the Mela Ground. Chandrabhaga Fair is a cattle fair just like Pushkar fair but not that touristy. But the fair gives a fair opportunity to...Read More
The Viral Fever उर्फ़ TVF has been hitting on our nerves with a hammer of comedy and contemporary every now and then. It’s back with a show about the Education City: Kota. Kota Factory captures the life of IIT and Medical exam aspirants as they face both: Competition and Life. December is ending, so is our wait to our City on YouTube’s Big Red Page. Here is the Teaser, watch for yourself. It’s a game with a timer ticking constantly. It’s “The Game of Seats” in IIT and Top Medical Colleges as the students roast under the hot summer heat...Read More
The much-awaited Kota Dussehra Mela starts today! Here’s everything you need to know about this grand celebration.
India is a “Potpourri of Festivals”. It is a thriving country where festivals are “round-the-year”, that help in breaking the mundane routine of life. “Kota Dusshera” does exactly the same, it showers Kota city with festivity, sparkles, delight and breaks the monotonous routine. Dussehra: The Triumph of Good over Evil Like every festival in India has a reason or a lesson with the celebration, Dussehra also called Vijayadashami celebrates the victory of good over evil. Dussehra coincides with the culmination of the nine-day Navratri festival. Dussehra Mela of Kota: One of the Dussehra capitals in India Dussehra is celebrated...Read More
Music, fashion, allurement, fun and surprises, Career Point University has crafted this year’s IMMIX (The Annual Cultural Fest) under the tagline- “We Create, You Celebrate” Whether you’re a fashion enthusiast, a shutterbug or a Musician, IMMIX promises to keep you engaged with its festivity. It’s a 3-day long extravaganza that has become one of the most popular youth events in Kota. It will take place from 24th October to 26th October 2018. The fest is now in its 5th edition and it has garnered considerable attention over the years. The annual cultural festival is quite entertaining, you would have...Read More
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