Rajasthan Handicrafts

Rajasthani handicrafts are riches in India. It is quite known for its exquisite handicrafts. Depicting the rich culture & tradition of the state, beautiful handicrafts of Rajasthan keep their exclusivity. Handicraft of Rajasthan is an add-on of attractions of the state. Travellers and tourists love to see and purchase exquisite handicrafts while on Rajasthan tours. Exquisite handicraftsof the state proudly depict the masterpiece creativity of the Rajasthan people.

Textile:- Exquisite Rajasthani textiles (Bandhani or Bandhej textiles) are an excellent example of Rajasthani rich form. Tie and die techniques are used to make Bandhej textiles. Bandhej Kurtis, Bandhej sarees, etc are popular among people.

Handmade Jewellery:- Handmade jewelleries of Rajasthan are Rakhi, Bala, Bajuband, Gokhru, Timamyan, etc. Meenakari is one of the most popular jewelry works of Rajasthan. Meenakari is enameled gold and silver jewellery.

Carpets & Durries:- Woolen carpets of Bikaner, Jaipur and Tonk are popular. These carpets are hand knotted with stunning designs based on Persian styles. Cotton durries of Jodhpur and Jaipur are tool popular. The geographical motifs and pastel shades make these durries beautiful. Blue Pottery: Blue potteries of Rajasthan are popular form of exquisite Rajasthani handicrafts. Jaipur is perhaps the most known place for blue pottery in Rajasthan. To create blue potteries, blue, green and white the colors mainly used.

Wooden Furniture:- When we talk about crafts of Rajasthan, how we can forget to discuss about the exquisite designs of Rajasthani wooden furniture. In different part of Rajasthan you can see carved wooden furniture having different styles and designs. Exquisite motif and design works on wooden furniture are eye-catching. The most famous work on wooden furniture in Rajasthan is the latticework. Jodhpur and Kishangarh are known places where from you can purchase carved casket, screens, doors, chairs, tables, shelf, etc.

Rajasthan Quilts:- Rajasthani quilts are popular among people. The most famous place is Jaipur to purchase quilts. The specialty of Jaipuri quilts or Jaipur rajais is they are light and soft as feathers and more importantly they are of high quality. They are available in many varieties like cotton block printed, velvet printed, etc.

Mojaris/Jutis:- Leather items from Rajasthan are also popular. Particularly mojaris and jutis with beautiful embroidery work are loved among people. The pattern and design of embroidery varies from region to region. However, Jodhpur and Jaipur are the places known for beautiful mojaris and jutis. Marble Crafts: The beautiful marble crafts of Rajasthan are very popular. These consist of carved wall hangings, beautiful sculptures, statues of gods & goddesses, furniture & tabletops, flower vases, fireplaces, statues, etc in marble.

Ivory:- Ivory bangles of Rajasthan are very popular among women. The wearing of ivory bangles is considered to be the symbol of good sign and luck.

Rajasthan Paintings:- Rajasthani murals & frescoes, miniature paintings are add-on attractions of exquisite handicrafts of Rajasthan.