13 Beautiful Photos From A Camel Fair

Yes, a camel fair is a real thing and is just as awesome as it sounds. It’s held annually in Pushkar, India.

1. It’s a five-day livestock fair held on the banks of the Pushkar Lake.

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Over 25,000 camels are sold, in addition to “jewelry and other finery for camels.”

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4. There’s also a camel beauty contest, where the best-decorated camel wins.

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This guy seems like a strong contender.

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