The Pushkar Mela (grand fair) takes place every year in the town of Pushkar in Rajasthan State during the month of Kartik..More than 10000 camels and their traders camp out on the mela grounds at the edge of town..The festival culminates in a religious ceremony as thousands of pilgrims throng the Brahma Temple and take a bath in the holy Pushkar Lake on the last day, the full moon of the month of Kartik.
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