also known as the pink city hosts numerous festivals showcasing the rich
history & legacy of Rajasthan. The capital city of Rajasthan is readying
itself to host one of the grandest literary festivals on the planet - Jaipur Literature Festival or JLF 2020
Literature Festival in Jaipur aims to
gather the world’s finest literature experts, thinkers, writers, humanitarians,
corporate leaders, sportsmen & politicians. Joining the long list of
attendees are the entertainers, performers & musicians. The idea is to
provide a platform for all the participants so that they can put forth their
ideas & thoughts for a progressive debate & dialogue.
addition to that, you can listen to renowned speakers, participate in
mind-enriching contests, listen to soothing classical melodies from noted music
stalwarts & much more. So plan your visit to Jaipur & Experience
Literary Elegance with friends, family or colleagues.
A brief history
of Jaipur Literature Festival 2020:
·The Jaipur Literature Festival was founded
in 2006 by writers Namita Gokhale & William Dalrymple.
motive of the JLF organisers was to
bring in literary experts & thinkers for constructive dialogue.
·The first edition
of JLF had a humble beginning with
18 writers & around 100 attendees but quickly gained prominence in the
saw Man Booker Prize&Pulitzer Prize winners taking part in
the Jaipur Literature Festival
elevating its Legacy.
the Celebration of Jaipur Literature Festival 2020:
contests of JLF 2020:
a)Essay Writing Contest: Writing enthusiasts can take part in this
event & stand a chance to win among hundreds of participants.
b)Blogging Contest: This event has been steadily gaining
popularity. If you win, you might get a chance to be the official Jaipur Literature Festival, 2020 blogger.
c)Quiz Contest: Take part in quizzes & win some goodies.
d)Make New Friends: Participate in Youth Outreach Program or
iWrite to interact with like-minded people and share your thoughts & ideas.
Eminent Jaipur Literature Festival 2020 speakers:
Greenblatt: A historian &Pulitzer Prize winning author with
numerous books to his name. His main areas of interest the works of
Shakespeare, Renaissance & New Historicism.
b)Asma Khan: Featured in the famed Netflix show – Chef’s
Table & is the first British Chef to do so.
Jacobson:He won the Man Booker Prize in 2010 for his literary masterpiece - The Finkler
d)KR Meera: She won the Kendra & Kerala SahityaAkademi Award for her novel –
e)Noted speakers like Abhijit V.Banerjee, Abhay
K, Abhinav Chandrachud& many more will deliver thought-provoking speeches at
the Zee Jaipur Literature festival 2020.
Heritage Events of Jaipur Literature festival 2020:
a)Jaan: 40 artists from different fields gather to
showcase their masterpiece known as “Poetic Commandos”. They whisper poetic
& philosophical sayings to participants who are passing by via hollow
West: The Sitar Maestro PanditShubdendra Rao
will be performing at Ambert Fort. He will pay tribute to the legendary “father
of world music” Pandit Ravi Shankar through the Sitar concert.
PanditRajendra Prasad Gangani will
showcase the Indian Classical Dance form – Kathak.
Classic Music at Zee Jaipur Literature festival 2020:
a)Soulful Morning Music: Soothing Classic music performances by
NiraliKartik, Saraswati Rajagopalan, Trayam, Supriya Nagarajan&Purbayan
Chatterjee will surely mesmerize you.
b)Gathering of Varied Artists: Witness enthralling performances from a
plethora of artists at the Music Stage event which is adjacent to Jaipur Literature Festival. You will
treated to genres like Blues, Funk, Rock, Ghazals & many more.
c)Learn the Nuances of Music: The Music Stage also hosts masterclasses,
talks & sessions as well as workshops to equip budding musicians with new
How to get
your Jaipur Literature Festival 2020 Registration done?
1.The Jaipur Literature Festival 2020 will be
held from 23rd to 27th January 2020.
Literature Festival in Jaipur will take place at the Royal Diggi palace.
Weekdays pass will cost 500/- whereas Weekend pass will cost about 800/-.
Delegate: You can
pay a higher amount & enjoy exquisite lunches, Priority access, VIP seating
& exclusive Delegate lounge. You will also get invited to Jaipur Music
Stage, Heritage event & many more.
entry for schools who register on the website beforehand. Students should be
accompanied by teachers.
can reach Jaipur via Road, Rail or Air. There are a plethora of buses, trains
& flights to undertake a comfortable journey to Jaipur. So, what are you
waiting for? Register yourself for the Jaipur Literature Festival & make
Memories for Life.