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Lokranjan Festivals in India
Lokranjan a tribal dance Festival is an extremely popular Festival held in Khajuraho Madhya Pradesh. The festival is organized by the Adivasi Lok Kala Academy. Lokranjan is generally organized during December 8th to 12th half of the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation.
The festival of Lokranjan is an example of excellent efforts from the Government to preserve Indian Culture and art forms.
During the festival different dance forms are conducted on a single platform. Artists from all over India gather here and symbolize Cultural awareness. It is a wonderful event for tourists to witness the variety of dance forms Madhya Pradesh has to offer. Amidst the striking temples of Khajuraho, the Lokranjan Dance Festival is a sight to behold for tourists.
Khajuraho, an ancient town of Chandel dynasty is famous for its architecture and sculpture all over the world.
The monuments at Khajuraho have been listed in the UNESCO’s World Heritage sites.
One of the most popular tourist destinations in India, Khajuraho has the largest group of medieval Hindu and Jain temples, famous for their erotic sculpture.
How to Reach KHAJURAHO :
A daily Boeing 737 service links Khajuraho with Delhi, Agra, Varanasi and Kathmandu.
The nearest railheads are Mahoba ( 64 km ) and Harpalpur ( 94 km ). Jhansi ( 175 km ) and Satna ( 117 km ) are convenient railheads for visitors from Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, Chennai, Agra and Varanasi.
Khajuraho is connected by regular bus services with Mahoba, Harpalpur, Satna, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra, Jabalpur and Bhopal.