With over 100 tableaus and cultural processions showcasing their art and culture, the carnival of fun, joy, dance, tradition and fashion kicked off in Manali after special puja at Hadimba Devi temple on Saturday. The snow-laden calm mountains of Manali echoed with the folk music of Himachal and other states of the country. The procession

Adorned with traditional attire and jewelry, women of mahila mandals from Kullu villages would present their skills of catwalk on the ramp of first national level Winter Carnival, which is going to be held in Manali in second week of February. To make the carnival more interesting, chosen women from villages would get a chance