Friday, December 11, 2015
Lumbini, celebrated in the month of December, is one of Visakhapatnam’s major festivals. It is hosted by the Andhra Pradesh Government and contributes greatly to the city’s tourism. The festival is particularly famous for its Buddhist paintings. It gives various painters and sculptors an opportunity to showcase their talent. Another important festival of this city is Visakha Utsav. It is hosted by the Department of Tourism and enables one to appreciate the distinct art and culture of Visakhapatnam. Other popular events in Visakhapatnam include Chandanotsavam, ISKCON festival and Navy Day. Business events in Visakhapatnam include the International Fleet Review, ENDOCON, and the International Investors’ Meet.