thewa-jewellery

Thewa- the immortal jewelry art

Indians have great affinity for Gold. Use of gold is also seen in crafts and Rajasthan is no exception. The special art of jewellery making native to Rajasthan has taken world on stride is Thewa. It is an artful fusion of gold in beautiful Mughal pattern on coloured glass. Thewa art hails from a small town Continue reading


Tarkashi

The brilliance of Tarkashi Art Form

  Rajasthan is a state that looks vibrant with its art forms and ethnic cuisines. Promoted with famous phrase “Padharo Mhare Des” (Welcome to My State), it has always been noted for world class wonders. Talking about the art form, one can take their pick from mirror work to marble carvings to tie-dye prints to Continue reading


Mirror Handwork on Clothes

Aabhla bharat: Mirror Handwork on Clothes

  Rajasthan is best known for its cultural heritage and various art forms. The Kings of Rajasthan were patrons of several art forms like Usta art, Aari bharat, Aabhla bharat, etc., their popularity eventually spread across the planet. Various textile arts are associated with the state. The playful threads and needle has a special place Continue reading


Pichwai- The temple Art

Pichwai- The temple Art

Pichwai- The temple Art Nathdwara – the town famous for Shrinathji Temple and Pichwai paintings is scenic destination nestled in Aravalli Hills on the banks of River Banas. Paintings are work of art that documents social culture or movement. Pichwai is an artful creation specifically created in the love of god. Its name itself describes Continue reading


camel Leather

Usta art of Bikaner (Camel Leather Art)

The land of Rajasthan is a perfect destination for those who love history and culture. Beauty is soaked in various art and crafts one can find in the state. May it be a building, or a piece of fabric, food or the routine life of the people, art and culture are spread everywhere. One of Continue reading


rajasthani quilt

Find cosiness in Rajasthani Quilts- quick look in the making

Rajasthan has number of unusual crafts and the art of feather weight Razai or Quilt tops the list. Incredibly soft and comfortable to snuggle in cool winters. Craftsmen of these special quilts are spread in different regions of the state. What makes these winter coverings so popular; perhaps, the fondness for desert and being on move Continue reading


Handloom Weaving – An art of Rajasthan to woo

India is known for her various forms of art. When talking about India how can one forget about Rajasthan? Rajasthan is known as the hub of arts and crafts. There are lots of colors that one can see in the culture and routine of life of people here. There are lots of areas where one Continue reading


Tie-Dye (Bandhej/Leheriya)

Tie-Dye (Bandhej/Leheriya)

Those who love art and culture of India, one of the most important places to visit is the state of Rajasthan. The state is known for a number of matters related to art, architecture, culture and royal heritage. It is a land where one can find various colors of life in almost all the areas. Continue reading


Handmade Wooden Toys

Rajasthan Handmade Wooden Toys

The land of Kings, Rajasthan, usually is believed as a place with many legends, palaces, and forts. There are museums and a lot of areas within buildings that have adorable collection of masterpieces of great hand work. Well, each exhibited work of art truly narrates the richness of traditions and the legacy carrying from generation Continue reading


Gota Patti

Threads and Needles work of Rajasthan- Gota Patti

Rajasthan, the land of golden sand is famed for its creative crafts that colours life of natives. Significant level of creativity of these art pieces reflects traditions of Rajasthani culture. Traditional costumes lehenga-choli is identity of Rajasthan women. It is stitched from rich decorative embroidery on simple but bright coloured fabric. The bling in conventional Continue reading