Rajgir Mahotsav is one of the main festivals of Bihar. The event was started in 1986, which is an annual three day event at Rajgir in Bihar. The event is organized by Nalanda district administration with the help of Bihar Tourism department. It features dance, music and other cultural events. It attracts a lot of visitors to the state as its one of the main Budhist destinations in the world and event such as these offer a uniqe experience to the tourists.
Some of the competitions that are held in the event are Tonga race, martial arts competitions, mehndi contest, mahila utsav, food plaza and gramshree mela. There are also different musical performances by renowned artists of national and international repute.
Current Venue: Qila Maidan located in the backdrop of Ratnagiri hills
Date: 28 December 2014 to 13 January 2015