Udaipur / Mewar & Gangaur Festival

by hamishandkat

The Mewar and Gangaur festivals coincide in Udaipur over three days; Mewar celebrating the coming of spring, and Gangaur celebrating the love between Shiva and Parvati, with offerings made in return for marital union (for single girls) and the welfare, health and long life of their husbands (for those who are married).