A 10-day event, the Taj Mahotsav at Agra is a cultural festival. Arts, crafts and culture are on display here along with folk music, shayari (poetry) and classical dance performances.
The festival starts with a road procession with decorated elephants and camels like victory processions of Mughal Emperors and warlords. Drum beaters, trumpet players, folk dancers, skilled crafts men and artisans also join the procession. Artists from all over India come here to display their art and craftmanship.