Pushkar Fair: Horsing Around November 11th 2016 The Pushkar Fair is a big draw for us because of the camels. That is probably not breaking news for anyone. But like the fairs at home, Pushkar also highlights the cattle industry of India and the horse industry. When we were not mingling with the camels and the camel herders, we found time to check out the horses and cattle.
There is no doubt the the horse population at Pushkar has grown rapid ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Pushkar The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more