Rajasthan has been a center of attraction and the most famous destination among tourists all over the world from a long time. Each and everything related to Rajasthan, whether it is its historical significance, art and culture, tradition, tourism or handicrafts; is always well taken and appreciated.
Rajasthan represents the soul of India and tourists all over the world are always interested and curious to know more about this glorious and magnificent place. Let us have a look at some of the celebrated things of Rajasthan.
The famous Rajasthani handicrafts are famous not only in the state but also in the whole world. People go crazy for Rajasthani handicrafts which leave a positive impression on one’s mind. It also gives a royal look to the whole house, resort or any other building.
Some of the famous handicraft items of Rajasthan are Blue Pottery, Leather craft, Lac work, Weaving, Carpets, Carvings, Wood and Sandal Wood Work, Metal Work, Paintings and Stone Carvings.
Art and Culture
Art and culture of Rajasthan is celebrated and discussed all over the world. Rajasthani artists are invited in other countries for stage shows and celebrations. The royalty in Rajasthan art and culture is very much appreciated and respected. The raw music and dance with a meaning have been acclaimed internationally.
Folk Music is a very important and mandatory part of the culture of Rajasthan.
Folk dances like Kalbeliya, Ghoomar, Chari Nritya, Kachchi Ghodi, Gair, Terah Tali, Kathputli and Maand are the famous all over the world.
Tourism in Rajasthan is one of the most important source of income as every year, end number of tourists visit this magnificent place. Tourists are always keen to explore the historical places and the beauty of Rajasthan and for this, always one trip is not sufficient.
Each and every city and town of Rajasthan is of historical importance and consists of a glorious past. The amazing forts, deserts, monuments and palaces in Rajasthan are always a subject of curiosity among the tourists. Some of the major tourist attractions of Rajasthan are mentioned below:
Amber Fort, Jaipur. Amer Fort
City Palace, Jaipur. City Palace Jaipur
Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh. Chittorgarh
Ranthambore Fort, Sawai Madhopur
Hawa Mahal, Jaipur
Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur
Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer
Kumbhalgarh Fort, Udaipur
Jewelry of Rajasthan is popular all over the world. The famous Rajputana jewelry and its antique design is one that is in huge demand. Even the top actresses also like to wear and flaunt them. The meenakari jewelry, kundan jewelry, polki jewelry, ivory jewelry and more are some famous jewelry designs.
Lac bangles of Rajasthan are also an important part of the jewelry and is very famous.
Fairs and Festivals
The fairs and festivals of Rajasthan represent the history and culture of this place. People get glimpses of the real culture and tradition of Rajasthan in these festivals. Some of the most important festivals of Rajasthan are mentioned below.
Camel Festival, Bikaner
Nagaur Fair, Nagaur
Mewar festival, Udaipur
Gangaur Festival, Jaipur
Kaila Devi Fair, Karauli
Mahavir Ji Fair, Karauli
Summer Festival, Mount Abu
Teej Festival, Jaipur
Ramdevra Fair, Jaisalmer
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