The Hindu pilgrimage of Pushkar, in Ajmer District, Rajasthan is one of the oldest cities of India. The date of its origin is not known, but epic associates Lord Brahma with its creation. Pushkar famous for the Pushkar Lake, and temples.
The word 'Pushkar' means lotus flower, which is considered to be the seat of Brahma, one of the Hindu holy trinity, who is worshipped as the creator of this world.
Though Brahma is considered to be the creator of the world, Pushkar is the only temple of this important deity in the whole world and the place is also considered as Adi Teerth.
As located in the fringe of Geat Indian Desert camel safari to the desert is a popular tourist activity.
Thousands of domestic as well as international tourists come to participate in this colourful Fair. During Kartik Poornima pole come to take a holy bath in the Pushkar Lake which is called a full moon day. It is also famousfor colourful and huge camel fair.
Nearest airport is at Jaipur.RAIL
Ajmer has its own rail station and connected with all the major cities of the country.ROAD
14 kms from Ajmer. Ajmer is well connected through road network with all the cities of Rajasthan. Bus survices are available for Delhi, Madhya Oradesh etc.