There is possibly no better way to know about a place without tasting its food. This testing of food has actually resulted in increasing the concern for the festivals which celebrate India’s fruits and vegetables. So given below is the list of ten must-visit festivals which pay a celebration to India’s fruits and vegetables.
This festival is celebrated in Kerala in which banana cultivation is the main importance. Around 150 types of banana are displayed in which the very famous aayiram kaa poovan literally the 1,000-finger banana, the ‘Pisang Berlin’ banana that is loaded with vitamin A, and the medicinal patchai naadan that can aid in healing chicken pox are also present.
Pineapple festival is celebrated in Manipur every year in the end of August or stating September. There are ieties of Pineapple present which you can taste there. There are a number of stalls and live music available for the people to enjoy.
Every day a two-day celebration is there in Delhi which is marked as International Mango festival. In it around 500 ieties of Mangoes are present. It is a gala affair where mango eating and mango craving festivals are also organized.
At the village of Socorro, every year Jackfruit festival is held. This festival is held on the same day as Sao Joao festival which is the one related to monsoon. All different type of raw and riped jackfruits are present in this festival.
His festival has started just in the year 2017 by the people of Nagpur to promote cultivation of oranges. It is a three-day fest in which trips to orchards, recipe contest, orange theme installation etc are organized. It is amazing to visit.
This festival is celebrated in Panaji, the capital city of Goa. It is organized by the botanical society of Goa. All the local fruits such as akul, anvadde, rozanvadde, karmal, bimblim, velvet apple, white sapota, jujube, chafera berries, chirputtam, nakli badam and adao are present there.
Chikoo fruits are loved by people but due to its decreasing cultivation, this festival is organized in Boardi from past few years. This festival has chikoo marathons, treasure hunts and many such activities to keep people engaged.
The strawberries look beautiful as their pink colour attracts the people. This festival is organized in Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani. This festival is organized by Jam brand Mapro in the month of March and April. Even Sohiliya in Meghalaya organizes a similar fest where you can pick berries, try them and roam around with people of same interest.
This festival is related o beans which were started in Africa in the early beginning and now is a part of India. It is celebrated in Bangalore and where local cuisines and vegetables are present.
This festival dates back to 1537 and since then is celebrated in Bangalore. People from nearby places and from this area too get their groundnuts and people could buy them. There are a iety of groundnuts present which are dried, roasted and boiled.
Thus these are the famous vegetables related to fruits and vegetables celebrated in India.