Jaipur Literature Festival or the JLF is an annual literary festival held in Jaipur, the pink city of India. The festival is to be held from 19th to 23rd January 2023. Being founded in 2006, the Diggi Palace hotel serves as the main venue of the festival. Over the past 15 years, the festival has served as a democratic platform, offering access to all. Every year, they bring together a diverse mix of the world’s greatest writers, thinkers, humanitarians, politicians, business leaders, sports people and entertainers on one stage to champion the freedom to express and engage in thoughtful debate and dialogue. The pre-eminent event is counted as the best platform where books in all formats, the products, services and education that support the buyers and sellers of books will be displayed. Besides books, the fair raises possibilities for interaction between authors, publishers, booksellers, distributors, librarians and readers. Featuring live music sessions and interactive workshops, the festival provides a space to dare, dream and imagine. As the largest free literary festival on Earth, the festival brings together the greatest thinkers and writers from across South Asia and the world. This global literature festival has hosted nearly 2000 speakers and millions of bibliophiles from all around India and the world. Past speakers have ranged from Nobel Laureates J.M. Coetzee, Orhan Pamuk and Muhammad Yunus, Man Booker Prize winners Ben Okri, Margaret Atwood and Paul Beatty, Sahitya Akademi winners Girish Karnad, Gulzar, Javed Akhtar, M.T. Vasudevan Nair as well as the late Mahasweta Devi and U.R. Ananthamurthy along with literary superstars including Amish Tripathi, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Vikram Seth. An annual event that goes beyond literature, the festival has also hosted Amartya Sen, Amitabh Bachchan, the late A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Oprah Winfrey, Stephen Fry, Thomas Piketty and former president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai.