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The Festival of Chariots is one of India’s most ancient and popular festivals

Posted: 7:09 AM, Jul 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-21 07:09:15-04

NOVI, MICHIGAN (WXYZ) — The Festival of Chariots is one of India’s most ancient and popular festivals, and it's celebrated in hundreds of cities throughout the world.

The July 21 event begins with a three-mile parade through the major streets of Novi, featuring a 40-foot tall hand-pulled chariot and live music. The parade will culminate at Fuerst Park, where over 20 tents are set-up with various forms of entertainment, a FREE lunch, yoga, live music, cooking demos, shopping, and much more. The Kirtan Yoga Fest from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. will feature artists, like Grammy-nominated Gaura Mani and others from New York, India and around the world. The festival wraps up around 6:00 pm and is open to the public. Admission is free.

To learn more, visit https://www.thefestivalofchariots.com/