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Culture of ujjain

Ujjain has an ancient history whose cultural impact is showcased even today. The ancient martial arts Hingot and Akharas are a speciality of this region which are prevalent even today. The religious impact of the city is the most important part of its cultural heritage. The world famous Kumbh Mela that takes place once in every twelve years and only in four places in the world, is held in Ujjain. Devotees from across the globe visit this city during this time and bathe in the holy waters. \n\nShiv Ratri is a significant festival celebrated in Ujjain due to the presence of Mahakaleshwar. This again is one of the only twelve shrines of its type across the world devoted to Lord Shiva and is of great importance. Holi, Diwali and Dussherra are the other main festivals celebrated here. A centre of learning during ancient times, Ujjain carries the legacy of being home to the great Kalidasa, Dhanvantari, Patanjali and the likes.

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  • Theme of Ujjain [Heritage, Religious]
  • You'll love Ujjain for [Friendly people, Ghats of River Kshipra]
  • Watchout for [Overcrowded during Kumbh Mela]
  • Best Time To Visit
    December - February
  • Altitude 1,669 ft. above sea level

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    Jyotirlingas Tour
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Places to stay in ujjain

  • Shiv Palace
    Shiv Palace
    Ujjain
    One night from
    Rs.1,199
  • Hotel Kalash (Opp. Railway Station)
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    One night from
    Rs.629
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    Hotel MJ
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    One night from
    Rs.487
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Popular Flights To ujjain

    • BOMMumbai
      IDRIndore
    • Air Asia India
      I5-824
    • 22:25 06:50
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    • 08h 25m
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    • Rs.3,001
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      I5-1543
    • 14:30 22:15
      1 Stop
    • 07h 45m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.3,200
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      IDRIndore
    • Air Asia India
      I5-811
    • 13:25 22:15
      1 Stop
    • 08h 50m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.3,800
    • DELDelhi
      IDRIndore
    • Indigo
      6E-2121
    • 16:10 17:35
      Non Stop
    • 01h 25m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.5,082
    • IXCChandigarh
      IDRIndore
    • Indigo
      6E-6258
    • 07:50 15:45
      1 Stop
    • 07h 55m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,117
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      IDRIndore
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      6E-6112
    • 07:00 16:25
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    • 09h 25m
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