When: 19th - 23rd January Where: Diggi Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Shakespeare's era of classics scripted in quills is long gone, but who says literary brilliance doesn't exist anymore? This January, come to the Pink City - Jaipur and be charmed by not just its heritage but the luminous literati from across the globe. The Literature Festival at Jaipur is where the most celebrated authors of our time gather to dwell upon the progress of the literary world. This Jaipur Literature Festival is considered one of the leading literature events in Asia-Pacific region and hosts a celebration of national and international writers, encompassing a wide range of activities such as debates, poetry, discussions and workshops.
The illuminating Literary Fest is an opportunity to meet novelists you've seen in grayscale pictures adorning your favourite paperbacks. Participate in big book launches amongst the who’s who from the world of litterateurs and mingle with them. To add a dash of rhythm to this fest there are live performances by notable musicians and yes, there are so many books to flip through and buy.
Festival Venue and Reservation
The event will take place at Diggi Palace, the festival hub of Jaipur. The Jaipur Literature festival is free and open to all though registration is required, so bring along your Photo ID. Pre-register online and show up with your registration printout to avoid queues.
Click here for registration and schedule of Jaipur Literature Festival 2017.
How to reach the Festival Venue
The event will be held in Diggi Palace, which is 1.5kms away from Jaipur Junction Railway Station. From the station, you can hire an auto rickshaw or taxi to the venue. You can also take a flight to reach Sanganer Airport in Jaipur. The airport is 12kms (30mins) away from the Palace. You will easily get taxis from outside the airport.