The best Ram Lila shows in Delhi to
look out for this Dussehra

Written By Ipsa Arora 19/09/2017
3. Ram Lila at Red Fort ground, Red Fort

This one is a unique kind of show happening at the Red Fort Ground organised by the Lav Kush committee. This one is a lavish show inviting celebrities and involving action directors and music composers from Bollywood. Every year more than 50 Bollywood and television actors take part in this Ram Lila event. This Ram Lila witnesses audience in large numbers and you will find the ground heavily crowded. On the day of Dussehra, the burning of Raavan takes place with special hi-tech effects and is a sight you wouldn’t want to miss.
Dussehra or Vijay Dashmi celebrates the victory of Lord Ram over Raavan or good over evil. It is also a closure to the story of Ramayana depicted beautifully in various Ram Lilas across the city over a period of nine days. The nine days preceding Dussehra are celebrated with fun, frolic and music. The Ram Lilas staged at various grounds in the city portray the story of Ramayana in brief concluding with Dussehra and Bharat milaap. The Ram Lilas, besides staging the act, also have fun rides for children to enjoy and food stalls for everyone to savour. All foodie Delhites wait year long to slurp the tasty Kaathi Kebabs, mouth watering Jalebis and so much more. We list below the best Ram Lilas in Delhi which you should certainly visit:

1. Ram Lila PU block ram lila ground, Pitam Pura

Under the guidance and supervision of Shree Shree Mahendra Chaturvedi Ji and respected Shree Vinod Sharma Ji, Ram Leela has been happening in PU ram lila ground, Pitam Pura for over 15 years now. The nine day acts are performed on a gracious stage concluding with fire crackers burning giant Raavan, Kumbhkaran and Meghnaat on the day of Dussehra. Besides this, there are lots of swings for kids and adults to enjoy and innumerable delicacies for all to savour. The food stalls are arranged by various popular caterers like Sooraj Bhaan and Rohtaash who do special arrangements during Dussehra festival.
4. Ram Lila at Subhash Maidan

Ram Lila at Subhash Maidan, opposite the old Lala Lajpat Rai market is hosted by Shri Dharmic Leela committee. This Ram Lila hosts elite audience including eminent politicians, foreign dignitaries and the Prime Minister and President of India. The Ram Lila is renowned not only for its stage shows but also for the street food stalls from Chandni Chowk. Traditional actors are a part of the stage enactments but with a modern twist.

These Ram Lila shows will be a different kind of experience for you all- from giving you insights into Ramayana to letting you gulp down some tasty dishes. Which Ram Lila are you planning to visit this time then?
2. Ram Lila Asaf Ali road

Ram Lila shows at Asaf Ali Road started around 180 years ago by Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar. This is one of the most popular Ram Lila in Delhi and people from across the city and outside of it come here to witness the grandeur. This Ram Lila is the oldest and most traditional one. Every day before the show starts, performers in beautiful and bright costumes parade through the streets of Old Delhi- Chandni Chwok, Nai Sarak and Sitaram Bazar. Ram Lila committee organises and manages this Ram Lila.

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