The Brij Festival is every year held in the month of Feb or March, falling a few days before the festival of Holi. This festival is held in the commemoration of Lord Krishna. Bharatpur remains the centre of cultural activities and events.
The eternal dance form called” Rasleela,” illustrating the eternal love story of Radha Krishan is very beautifully performed specially during Brij Festival. The villagers of Bharatpur perform this dance, dressed in bright and colorful costumes. Throughout Bharatpur, the sound of folk songs fills the air and mesmerizes people. All the people, men or women, young or old, participate in the Rajasthan Brij Mahotsav and drown in its spirit. The entire town is painted in bright colors and no one is spared from being splashed with colors.
A lively and colourful picture of Rajasthan is portrayed through the Brij Festival which you would never want to miss. Somark your dates for Brij Festival from February 02 to 04, 2014 in Rajasthan.