Accomodation & Transport

1. Can I book hotels/transport through the JLF website? Are packages available? Yes, you may book hotels and transport packages through us at discounted rates. Do keep checking the website for regular updates. Visit the registration page for more details. Transport booking through the festival is available to Delegates only. 2. Do I need to… Read more »

Application — Speaker, Volunteer & Press

1. If I submit my work, can I be featured at JLF? The Festival format does not allow submissions as programming. Featured speakers are pre-determined by the Festival Directors. 2. How can I become a volunteer for JLF? Anybody above the age of 18 with a valid photo ID card can volunteer at the Jaipur… Read more »


What facilities/benefits do I get as a Festival Delegate? The Delegate access card will give you a VIP experience of the Festival. Wine and Dine with the authors. Get invited to incredible events. Meet people like yourself from around the world. An access badge that enables entry to the Festival Hub- Diggi Palace and the… Read more »

Festival & Programme

Who are the organisers of JLF? The Festival Directors are Namita Gokhale and William Dalrymple and the Festival is produced by Teamwork Arts, which produces over 23 highly acclaimed performing arts, visual arts and literary festivals in Australia, Canada, Egypt, Hong Kong, South Africa, the United Kingdom, USA and many more. ( What are the… Read more »


Are wheelchair facilities available at JLF? Yes, a wheelchair facility is available at Festival Hub (Diggi Palace). Where can I get JLF merchandise? Festival merchandise can be bought during the Festival from our Merchandise Store at the Festival Hub. Is food available at the venue? Yes, there are a number of food stalls at the… Read more »

Jaipur Bookmark (JBM)

What is JBM? Jaipur BookMark (JBM) is the B2B segment initiative of the Jaipur Literature Festival. It provides a platform for publishers, literary agents, translation agencies and writers to meet, talk business deals; listen to speakers from across the world and perhaps even sign the occasional contract. JBM 2016 attracted delegations from the US, UK,… Read more »


Is the Music stage at Diggi Palace? No, the Music Stage venue is at Hotel Clarks Amer, located on JLN Marg in Jaipur. How much are tickets to the Music Stage events? The Music Stage tickets vary from year to year and cost between INR 300 to 500 per day (Taxes additional). A Seasons Pass… Read more »


Is it necessary to register? Yes, registration is required for all attendees, under the category of General (free), Festival Delegate (paid) or Press (accredited). All persons above the age of 12 years must register. Please visit the Registration Page to register. What are the ways in which I can register? A person can register online… Read more »