Ramlila(Last Updated 06 Jan, 2022)
Ramlila is celebrated during the Durga Sharad Navratras. It is a folk drama that portrays the legend of Ramayana. Though this festival is celebrated in various corners of India but it is celebrated with most pomp and show Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. It is very popular in these parts of India and draws huge crowds.
The popularity of Ramlila has earned it the status of masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. In fact, the popularity of this festival is also felt in other parts of the globe as it is also performed in South Africa, Guyana, Trinidad, England and other countries. This is great play for the tourists as they get an insight into the rich tradition and culture of India. Tourists on witnessing Ramlila also get a chance to explore an unknown culture that is rich with tradition and customs.
Ramlila is all set to be held in the months of October.