What is the main event held at India Gate on Republic Day?

Prior to the parade The Prime Minister pays homage to fallen soldiers at the National War Memorial and two minutes of silence are observed.

Beginning of the parade:  The President of India unfurls the national flag at the Raisina Hill end of Rajpath, officially starting the celebration.

Military Parade: Regiments of the Indian Army, Navy, and Air Force march in full regalia, showcasing their discipline and strength. Bands from each force play lively tunes, adding to the atmosphere.

Cultural Tableaux: Each Indian state presents a beautifully decorated tableau depicting its unique culture, heritage, or achievements. These floats are a visual treat and add a vibrant touch to the parade.

Other Displays:  Daredevils from the armed forces perform motorcycle stunts and other feats of skill and courage. Aircraft flyover demonstrates India's air power.