The sideshow at Alsisar

The Rajasthan village comes alive in more ways than one as it hosts its annual music festival
By: Aditi Tailang
Published: Feb 25, 2019
The sideshow at Alsisar

Image by : Aditi Tailang

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  • The sideshow at Alsisar
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  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
  • The sideshow at Alsisar
Afzal
Age: 18
Studying in class 12, and a luggage porter at the festival

“I love that this festival happens because the rest of the year is so boring… I charge â‚ą100 for a bag. I end up making â‚ą1,000-2,000 per day. It’s good pocket money.”