Dussehra in Delhi: September 2017
Dussehra nine nights of devotion, festivities and celebration of the Hindu Goddesses Shakthi, Vani and Shri. Its also the triumph of Good over Evil. Make every day a festivity and enthrall the kiddos with some unique experiences, as there are several wonderful celebrations lined up for Dussehra in Delhi!
1. KLAY Dussehra Carnival – NCR
Are you looking to go out and dance garba with your little one between 2 - 6 years of age , but can't go to regular garbas because children can't participate? If yes, then do visit KLAY for a fun day of Dussehra festivities and to make and shake a dandiya with your child. This year, at KLAY, the traditions of the North, South, East and West come together to celebrate Dussehra like never before!
A grand Dussehra parade - Children will have to dress up in ethic wear and participate in a Dussehra parade (in the centre) , Learn various region-wise crafts,Dance to garba tunes with your little ones, Dandiya stick making for children and gollu displays across the different centres
Sat, 23 Sep 10:00AM - 1:00PM | KLAY Prep Schools And Daycare centres across NCR
2. Dashamukha Ravan's Village to Rama's playground!
The Ramleela & Navratri Festive season is here and the iconic annual "Raavan Makers, Mythology, Ramleela and Foods" walk event is back again! Join DelhiByFoot as we take you on a wonderfully colorful journey starting from the 'Village of Raavan' to 'the Playground of Rama'...
Celebrate the spirit of Dussehra with the story tellers of DBF & the master Raavan effigy makers, learning how these giant effigies made of paper & bamboo become the largest symbols of the proverbial "Victory of good over evil" when Rama lights an arrow and sets Raavan's effigy on fire...Then we zoom across town to the 360 year old Mughal area of Chandni Chowk, to enjoy the larger-than-life theatrical productions of important episodes of the epic Ramayana at one of the oldest Ramleelas of Delhi, sitting inside a special VIP area!Once we have had our fill of mythology, stories, photography and fun, we the hungry DBFwallas then attack the Ramleela Foodstalls to savour the "Navratri Special Sattvik" delicacies thus completing our experience of soaking in the vibrant atmosphere that makes Purani Dilli the hub for Navratri Ramleelas in Delhi!!!
Sun, 24 Sep 4:30PM | Assemble inside Tagore Garden Metro Station (on Blue Line towards Dwarka).
3. Talespinners Dussehra Workshop
Talespinners Book of Live AdventuresWith Simran S Arneja Dussehra Workshop
Lets play it out! As we explore moments in the Ramayana Using techniques in drama and Storytelling For 3.5 to 7 year olds
September 26th Ashok Vihar 4:15 pm to 5:15pm
September 27th Punjabi Bagh 4:14 pm to 5:15pm
4. Kasol Kheerganga Dussehra Weekend
A fantastic long weekend trip that covers Kasol sight-seeing, experience flea markets and local culture , an adventurous trek to Kheerganga amidst the beautiful parvati valley, camping Kheerganga and bon-fire , hot water dip in hot water spring at Kheerganga. Trek down to Barsheni and visit manikaran sahib.
Fri, 29 Sep 7:00PM - Tue, 3 Oct 7:00AM | Kasol Kheerganga
5. FIKNIKCLUB: Picnic from Delhi-NCR
Short tours give are a welcome change to lead a stress-free and happy life. Ideally, if a family takes on a short picnic getaway once in every two months and attend social events like the one we plan, it helps them boost themselves for a healthier life. Fiknik Club thus aims to become a one stop destination providing its members a broad list of getaways and social gatherings to choose from. The package includes - Picnic Kit with your T-shirts, Antakshari on the bus ride, Fun games and Mela at the resort ground, different activities for children and adultsDussehra activity, Kids movie screening, Special Bollywood DJ and rain dance and Group activities like sack race, tug of war, camel rides, rope games etc
Sat, 30 Sep 9:00AM - Sun, 1 Oct 4:00PM | Aravali Resorts
6. Dussehra Flea Market 2017
Go RazzMatazz is back with Gurugram's favorite Dussehra Flea... at all 3 Patio Clubs !
Loads of Shopping, Food, Cultural Activities & loads of fun for the whole family !
Sat, 30 Sep , 4:00PM | Nirvana Patio, Club Patio, South Patio, Gorazzmatazz Gurgaon
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