Fast, Fairs and Festivals of India Fast, Fairs and Festivals of India
Celebrated In : Hyderabad
Time of the festivity : February
Duration : 5 Days
Another Festivity : Pearls and Bangles Fair
Deccan festival is an exclusive festival sponsored by the Department of Tourism in the month of February. This is a five-day festival reflecting the culture of the Deccan.
Cultural programs organised include Ghazals, qawalis and mushairas, poetry etc., typical of the city. Various renowned singers and dancers are invited for performances and this is a not to miss for every person who visits Hyderabad.
This festival also includes Pearls and Bangles fair, displaying creations in lustrous pearls and multi-hued bangles that are local specialties, and a Food Fair, with items covering both Andhra and Hyderabadi cuisine. Cultural programs, food stalls, arts and craft shops etc. are well organized. Qawali Deccan