Celebrated In: India
Celebrated By: (Hindu)
The Elephant Festival is a standout amongst the most eminent of every last one of celebrations celebrated in Rajasthan.the Elephant Festival is a twelve-month celebration of each year in the Pink City, Jaipur. Elephant is an image of sovereignty. This is exceptionally huge to the regal society of Rajasthan. The celebration is praised consistently in the month of March at the time of Holi. Alternate creatures to take an interest in the celebration incorporate camels and steeds.
This is sorted out on the full moon day of Phalgun Purnima which falls in the month of February/march. It is praised on the day preceding the celebrations of colors. The Elephant-headed God, Ganesha, accepted to be the remover of hindrances and first to all the divine beings, is loved and devotedly adored in all the parts of India. They are likewise a standout amongst the most essential parts of religious occasions, wedding functions, parades, and so on and in the notable time, they were a huge some piece of the theater of war.
This celebration, elephants are pleasantly prepared and dressed with bright and weaved velvets and parasols and other substantial decorations like immense elephant gems and anklets decked with chimes. Mind boggling customary Indian themes are then painted on their figures. Ear danglers and colored brocade scarves beautify their ears and necks separately. Their tusks excessively get jeweled up by enhancing them with gold and silver arm ornaments and rings; while temples are enhanced with illustrious looking head-plates. This is carried out by their Mahouts after they are carried out giving their elephants a shower. Besides, the Mahouts excessively relax into the daylight of the celebrations by livening up themselves in brocade coats and imperial turbans.