"Rap for the rajas : India's best new music festival. Rajasthan's international folk festival, launched just three years ago and held in a majestic 500 year old fort in the Blue city of Jodhpur, is one of the most intimate and innovative in India". (The Guardian)
The Jodhpur Riff, is among the best 25 international festival of the world. This five day event in October 2011, brings together more than 250 musicians and performing artists from across Rajasthan and around the world to celebrate their musical heritage and create new sounds through innovative collaborations.
Timed to coincide with the brightest full moon of the year in north India, Jodhpur RIFF features a series of spectacular concerts and events based in and around the grand Mehrangarh Fort.
Sir Mick Jagger is one of the Patrons, and he commented, "I Really like the way established names share the stage with folk artists. India offers such a wide variety of Music and it is always interesting to hear the pure as well as fusion forms. Jodhpur RIFF has got the right balance."
10th October 2011 - Day1: Arrive Delhi (Hotel Imperial)
11th October 2011 - Day2: Delhi sightseeing
12th October 2011 - Day3: Delhi - Jodhpur FLY (Taj hari Mahal/Hotel Raas)
13th October 2011 - Day4: Jodhpur
14th October 2011 - Day5: Jodhpur
15th October 2011 - Day6: Jodhpur
16th October 2011 - Day7: Jodhpur - Ranakpur (Hotel Fatehabagh)
17th October 2011 - Day8: Ranakpur - Udaipur (Hotel Lake Palace)
18th October 2011 - Day9: Udaipur
19th October 2011 - Day10: Udaipur- Mumbai FLY (Hotel Taj Mahal)
20th October 2011 - Day11: Mumbai
21st October 2011 - Day12: Mumbai /Europe or USA
This enchanting event has been endorsed by the UNESCO as a "People's Platform for creativity and sustainable Development.
Experience the authentic magic of desert Rajasthan.