The holy month of Ramzan comes with a wonderful opportunity to experience different hues of Bhopal. The occasion also brings in a wonderful time to know and understand the local culture and traditions during Ramzan. 

Yummy Iftar snacks to satisfy your cravings

Devotees observe fast from dawn to dusk and end roz with Iftar. To witness the festivities in full swing, one can explore the streets of old Bhopal that are abuzz with activities and food stalls all lined up with Iftari snacks. As you take a walk in these bylanes, one can experience the fresh aroma of pheni, samosas and imarti, wafting through the streets. The other attractions that you would like to try are nukti khaare, bakarkhani (spiced flat-bread), chanadaal, khajoor (dates) and bhajiyas (fritters).

Devotees visit mosques to offer prayers

The majestic mosques in Bhopal are the focal point during Ramzan. The peaceful sound of Azaan fills the air with positivity and the devotees gather at the mosques to offer prayers. Also, when it comes to the architectural aspects, Bhopal is truly blessed with some of the most amazing mosques. The structures of Taj-ul-Masajid, Moti Masjid, and Jama Masjid will not fail to impress you. Visiting the mosques during the Ramzan in Bhopal is a great way to understand the religious significance of the festival in general. 

The happening night market of the old city

To witness the true spirit of this festival, one should not miss visiting the vibrant streets of the old city. The night market comes to life and the spirit of the locals can be best witnessed here. The shopaholics can shop to their heart's content. You can find shops selling itra or fragrances, jewellery, home decor, clothing, and shoes swamped by buyers. 

Also, with special mention, one should not miss visiting Chowk Bazaar, where shops with Zari-Zardozi batuas are lined up. You can buy some authentic hand embroidered batuas, decorative items and even dress materials. The zari zardozi craft is native to the city and was well promoted by the Begums of Bhopal. After shopping, go to Qazi camp to relish yummy biryani and kebabs and, if you are a vegetarian, then food stalls at Jumerati will not disappoint you. Variety of tempting food items from Tikki chat, golgappe, sabudana khichdi to much more, there is plenty to satisfy your belly! 

All these are a few but wonderful experiences which you should not miss during the festivities of Ramzan in Bhopal!