Main Bazaar is one of the most popular marketing areas located in the town of Pushkar. Whether on a leisure tour or a pilgrimage to Pushkar, tourists and devotees never fail to visit Main Bazaar.The town of Pushkar located in Rajasthan is famous all over the world for its religious significance. Counted among the sacred 'dhams' or pilgrimage sites of Hindu religion, Pushkar is visited by devotees from all over the country. One of the ancient Indian cities, Pushkar is mainly dotted with temples. Pushkar Fair is one of the major attractions of the city. This fair is held annually and is one of the largest camel fairs in the world. Apart from the temples and the celebrated Pushkar Fair, this town also has numerous shopping areas.
Main Bazaar in Pushkar is known for its collection of wide variety of Rajasthani items and products. This is a perfect place for shopping lovers. Owing to its popularity, Main Bazaar has evolved to be one of the major tourist attractions in Pushkar. Since it a prominent bazaar of Pushkar, there are a number of shops covering the entire area of the market.
Products found at Main Bazaar
A diversified variety of traditional and contemporary items and goods are found in the shops of Main Bazaar. Idols of different Gods and Goddesses are found in almost all the shops of this bazaar. Mostly bought by devotees these idols come in either large or small sizes. Idols of Lord Ganesha, Shiva Lingams and Goddess Durga made of white marble are displayed in the different shops. These idols have fixed price and shopkeepers hardly negotiate with the price.
Apart from the idols, variety of pottery goods is also sold in the shops. Beautifully designed pottery goods are bought both by local and foreign tourists. The different variety of pots, idols, vases and God statues are mainly bought as souvenirs. Main Bazaar shopping also involves shopping of various leather goods, bangles, beads, puppets, bangles and puppets. All these products and items perfectly reflect the rich culture and tradition of the state of Rajasthan.