The Ajanta Ellora International Festival 2023 is set to take place from February 25th to February 27th in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The festival is a celebration of the cultural heritage and diversity of the region and promises to be a feast for the senses. The festival showcases the Ellora and Ajanta caves' artwork and architecture, as well as performances by local and international artists. The most recent Ellora-Ajanta International Festival took place that year. The district officials have also decided to revive the celebration with fanfare after a seven-year hiatus.
The festival will feature a range of events, including live music performances, dance shows, art exhibitions, and food festivals. Visitors will be able to explore the rich history and culture of the region through a series of guided tours, workshops, and talks.
One of the major attractions of the festival is the nightly light and sound show that will take place at the Ajanta and Ellora caves. This spectacular display will bring the ancient caves to life with a breathtaking audio-visual experience.
The festival will also feature a range of traditional arts and crafts, including pottery, weaving, and embroidery. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about these traditional techniques from skilled artisans, and even take home some unique souvenirs.
Foodies will be in for a treat at the festival, with a range of local delicacies on offer. The festival will feature a food street where visitors can sample a variety of traditional dishes, including biryani, kebabs, and sweets.
The Ajanta Ellora International Festival is expected to attract visitors from around the world and is a great opportunity for people to experience the rich culture and history of the region. The festival is being organized by the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation and is supported by the state government.
In a statement, the Chief Minister of Maharashtra said, "The Ajanta Ellora International Festival is a celebration of our rich cultural heritage, and an opportunity to showcase the diversity and vibrancy of our region. We are proud to host this festival, and we look forward to welcoming visitors from around the world."
With its unique blend of music, dance, art, food, and history, the Ajanta Ellora International Festival 2023 promises to be a truly unforgettable experience. Don't miss out on this opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich culture and heritage of Aurangabad.