Monday, April 4, 2011
The Elephant Festival is one of the most popular festivals in Jaipur and  takes place at the famous Chaugan Stadium in March. It begins with a  beautiful procession of bedecked elephants, camels, horses, and folk  dancers. The mahouts proudly embellish their elephants with vibrant  colours, jhools (saddle cloth), and heavy jewellery.
Photograph by Marjorie Lang

The Elephant Festival is one of the most popular festivals in Jaipur and takes place at the famous Chaugan Stadium in March. It begins with a beautiful procession of bedecked elephants, camels, horses, and folk dancers. The mahouts proudly embellish their elephants with vibrant colours, jhools (saddle cloth), and heavy jewellery.

Photograph by Marjorie Lang

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