They may not be the most unproblematic of creatures, but camels are amazing to look at. This is the world's largest camel fair, and serious business. A hard-working camel is an important source of income.
|The Camel Fair
Not only were there thousands of camels, it was really a fair! Those are Ferris wheels in the background
The attendees brought their camels, and also their tents. Many do their own cooking as well.
To support the fair there are all kinds of goods and services, such as vegetable stands, food stalls, pot sellers and shoemakers.
A well-stocked stand, with beauty secrets for the well-dressed camel.
Beauty secrets for the well-dressed camel salesman.
|A young fiddler
We met him outside the temple of Brahma, and he joined us for the camel fair. I didn't want to buy the fiddle on offer, but opted for a fiddle lesson instead.
|The latest in style and comfort|
|A bit of attitude|