17 Sept - 27 Sept
Located 80 km from Pune, this town is home to Moreshwar temple. It is the starting point of the popular Ashtavinayaka pilgrimage comprising eight holy temples of Ganesha located around Pune. This region is also home to a large number of peacocks.
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Ladakh Festival, Leh
20 Sept - 26 Sept
This annual seven-day extravaganza is celebrated in Leh and its villages. It includes large scale traditional cultural processions, famous monastic dances in monasteries along with an exhibition of Thangkas, village archery, polo and even musical concerts.
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Ziro Festival, Arunachal Pradesh
24 Sept - 27 Sept
Taking place in the lush green Ziro Valley of Arunachal Pradesh, the fourth edition of this popular outdoor music festival will see performances by Dualist Inquiry, Barmer Boys, The F16s, Tetseo Sisters (in pic) and many North Eastern Folk musicians too.
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