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The Pinjore Heritage Festival

Celebrated at: Pinjore Gardens

The 12th edition of the Pinjore Heritage Festival is being celebrated on 21st and 22ndof December 2019, with much enthusiasm and gusto. The Festival is a three day event organised & hosted by Haryana Tourism with the support of Ministry of Tourism, Government of India.

With Festivities in the air and reverberating musical notes spell enjoyment for visitors. The enthralling Day Performances by folk dance groups like kacchi Ghori, Bhangra Jindua, baazigar, Nachar, Nagada,Been Jogi, Himachali Nati. Kalbelia, Behroopiyas, Ghoomar Phag   and Folk Singers, etc bring the pathways of the Gardens alive and entertain the visitors thoroughly. A number of Competitionslike rangoli, face painting, fancy dress and mehndi applying are organised for the school students of Chandigarh and Panchkula during the day.

On 21st December, Jasbir Jassi will bring in the Punjabi folk and pop flavour to the spirited ambiance of the festival. Jasbir jassi is known for a string of hit music albums – 'Dil Le Gayee, Kudi Kudi, Nishani Pyar Di, Just Jassi, , Mukhda Chann Varga and 'Akh Mastani and many more.

On 22nd December, the visitors will be treated to the mesmerizing and enchanting voice of Madhushree. Madhushree is famous for singing in HindiBengaliKannadaTamil and Telugu films. A familiar voice in A. R. Rahman's compositions, She is known for songs in films like YuvaAayitha Ezhuthu, Jodha Akbar Kal Ho Naa HoHam Hain Ispal Yahan and Kuch Naa KahoTu Bin BatayeIn Lamhon Ke Daaman MeShe is most known for her song "Kabhi Neem Neem" from Yuva (2004).

This edition of the heritage festival is also offering a special entry ticket price of Rs. 15/-, so that the visitors can enjoy the grand festival at a pocket friendly entry price.

Meet  craftspersons from different parts of the country are invited to display their unique handlooms and handicrafts in the Crafts Bazaar. With pottery, apparel to handicrafts from states like Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, UP, Haryana and J&K, the visitors will have a plethora of choice to shop from.

The multi-cuisine Food Court is another major attraction of the Festival. The main highlight of this year’s Heritage Festival is the delectable Mughlai dishes, which will include Biryani, Tandoori dishes, Qorma, Rumali Roti, naan and much more. A wide range of delectable dishes like Jaipur’s Dal Bati Churma, , Jalebies and Haryanvi and Chinese cuisines et al, tantalise the taste buds of one and all. The State Institutes of Hotel Management of Kurukshetra, Panipat, Rohtak and Faridabad will put up food stalls for sale of the F&B items including the scrumptious bakery products.

Competitions for School Children
Saturday, 21st Dec., 2019
10.30 a.m.Rangoli Competition
11.00 a.m.Folk Dance Competition
Sunday, 22nd Dec., 2019
10.00 a.m.Mehndi Competition
10.30 a.m.Face Painting Competition
11,30 a.m.Fancy Dress Competition

How to Reach

By Air
The nearest airport is at Chandigarh.

By Rail
Chandigarh is well-connected by rail with many cities in Punjab, Haryana and also to Delhi.

By Road
The Pinjore Gardens are 20 kms. from Chandigarh and 5 kms. from Kalka, close to the road leading to Shimla. Taxis and buses ply regularly between Pinjore, Kalka, and Chandigarh.


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