Journey of Pilgrims to Phalguna Mela
Pilgrims from across the country arrive at the fair on foot with holy flags called 'nishaans'. The pilgrims cherish their journey to the fair by singing 'shyam bhajans' as well as playing diverse musical instruments. Holi is also played by the devotees with 'gulal'. Tents are formed for providing shade to the pilgrims along the way by the 'Shyam Bhaktas' and food is also provided to them. They also encourage the devotees to enthusiastically complete their journey.
Features of Phalguna Mela
Phalguna Mela is also accompanied by various stalls selling different artefacts which further makes the occasion more enjoyable for the visitors. Indigenous and beautiful crafts of the state find a great demand in the fair. Their vast range and low prices make them even more alluring. Typical Rajasthani and Marwari cuisine can also be savoured in the fair. Bhog is prepared on Dwadashi in the form of 'Baba's Prasadi' which comprises Kheer and Churma. For controlling the crowd and maintaining harmony in the fair special security arrangements are made. The visit to Baba Shyam's idol is accompanied by much more security with fenced lane. In these three days, the village witnesses a plethora of visitors cherishing this exuberant event.
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