Rajasthan, known as the largest state in the country by its area is celebrating the 69th formation day of the state on 30th March 2018. Formed on 30th March 1949, the state has 33 district and its capital is The Pink City Jaipur.
The land of great history and royalty is celebrating its foundation day in the capital itself. Grand, traditional, historical and fun events are going to take place in the long festival happening in the name of Rajasthan Day Celebration in Jaipur. Bollywood Celebrities; Shankar Mahadevan, Leo Mendonsa and Ehsaan Noorani are the highlights of the festival as these are going to entertain the visitors with their music. Different events for different age groups are also a part of the festival. Events like musical concerts, harmonious religious prayers, captivating film festivals, musical night, marathons, army show and much more. Do visit this Grand Celebration to bring more enthusiasm in the crowd.
The scheduling of the events is as follows:
EVENTS AND VENUE OF THE CELEBRATION
|17th March- 25thMarch||11:00am to 7:00pm||Navras||Jawahar Kala Kendra|
|4:00pm||TecRush (Run for Technology)||JLN Marg|
|4:00pm||Sound And Light Show||Jawahar Kala Kendra|
|18th March-1st April||6:30pm||8th Theater Olympic||Ravindra Rang Manch|
|20th March-21st March||5:30pm Onwards||Gangaur Procession||Tripolia Gate|
|23rd March-30th March||4:00pm to 7:00pm||Finals of Rural Sports Competitions||SMS Stadium|
|24th March||7:00pm||Swarag And Rubaru Band||Masala Chowk|
|7:00pm||Music In the Park (Tejendra Mazumdar on Sarod)||Central Park|
|25th March||7:00pm||Sajda Concert||Masala Chowk|
|7:00pm||Kathak Performances by Jaipur Kathak Kendra | Aseem Baudhe & Group||Central Park|
|26th March||7:00pm||Kathak Performances by Padma Vibhushan Pandit Birju Maharaj | Roshan Date & Group||Masala Chowk|
|27th March||5:00pm to 9:30pm||Rajasthan day Marathon (Mashal Run)||All Divisional HQ|
|Special Prayer-Shabd Kirtan, Prasadi||Raja Park-Gurudwara
|8:30am||Swasti Vachan, Sahastrarchan & Maha Aarti||Moti Dungri Ganesh Ji|
|11:00am to 6:00pm||Opening ceremony of International Festival of Short Films on Culture & Tourism.||Indralok Auditoriam|
|5:30pm onwards||Opening Ceremony with lighting of Rajasthan Day Torch & Ceremonial Nagaras, followed by Police Tattoo show||JDA Polo Ground|
|6:30pm onwards||8th Theatre Olympic-2018 – Mirza Sahiban||Ravindra Rang Manch|
|29th March||6:00am onwards||Cycle Marathon||Albert Hall to Jawahar Circle|
|8:30am||Poojan Aarti, Bhaktamar Strot Path||Durgapura Jain Temple|
|9:00am to 11:30am||Manglashasan, Dehri Pujan, Mahasankirtan, Ras Lehri||Shri Govind Dev Ji Temple|
|9:00am to 5:00pm||Children’s Film Festival||Inox, Crystal Palm. Sahkar Marg.|
|10:00am to 6:00pm||International Festival of Short Films on Culture & Tourism||Indralok Auditorium|
|4:00pm||Qwwalli and offering Chadar & flowers||Dargah- Char Darwaja|
|5:00pm to 6:30pm||Army Show||JDA Polo Ground|
|6:30pm onwards||8th Theatre Olympic-2018 – Bhagwadjjukeeyam||Ravindra Rang Manch|
|7:00pm Onwards||Mega Evening Concert – Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy||Albert Hall|
|30th March||9:00am to 5:00pm||Children’s Film Festival||Inox, Crystal Palm, Sahkar Marg.|
|11:00am||Khetrapal Pujan & Archan (Pradesh Ki Raksha Hetu)||Khole ke Hanuman Ji, Temple|
|11:00am onwards||Closing Ceremony of International Festival of Short Films on Culture & Tourism||Indralok Auditorium|
|6:30pm Onwards||8th Theatre Olympic-2018 – Satya Harish Chandra (Nautanki)||Ravindra Rang Manch|
|6:30pm Onwards||Grand Closing Ceremony||Vidhansabha, Janpath|
How to reach Jaipur ?
Jaipur International Airport offers regular service to major cities in India. All major airlines have direct flights to Jaipur from New Delhi, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune, Hyderabad, Goa, Ahmedabad and Indore.
Indian Railways is a good source of transportation because it offers different trains at different times and its easy for the people to catch a train on the basis of their routine. So you can board a train from anywhere because the railways has connected every city to another one.
3. Road trip:-
Who doesn’t love driving to different places ? Visitors living nearby the capital can drive as per their convenience and come to the grand festival to enjoy the aura.
Major cities that are situated nearby Jaipur have a distance so less that people can attend the festival easily.
Agra: 232 km
Ahmedabad: 657 km
Chandigarh: 496 km
Delhi: 258 km
Indore: 647 km
Mumbai: 1202 km
Rohtak: 329 km
The celebration is going to be huge and fun. See you guys around.