Super Excited Environment in Kite Festival Celebration at Jaipur

Celebration of kite festivals is fixed on 14th of January, every year at Jaipur. There is lot of excitement among persons engaged in kite flying, forgetting every thing for the moment.

There are such a large numbers of kites flying in the sky covering up almost 75% of sky in the crowded areas of the city, where the children and young are collected on the roof wearing fancy clothes and playing their favorite music songs. Sense of competition prevails and every one considers himself a hero in the sport of kite flying. Some of the kites are having printed photographs of favorite film stars, politicians etc.

 

Kite Festival Jaipur Rajasthan

Kite Festival Jaipur Rajasthan

The shop keepers engaged in selling kites do a roaring business and stock great variety of kites of different colors, sizes and shapes. The shop keepers sell special thread, which is coated with fine glass particles and it has ability to cut the opponent’s kite thread while it is allowed to move over the thread of another kite. The cut kite falls down and there are boys on the street ready to plunder the cut kite.

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Jaipur’s Handicrafts – A Wide Range Of Souvenirs

Looking to shop for handicrafts in Rajasthan, India! Well, which better place than the Pink City or city of Jaipur to shop for handicrafts, be it classic handicrafts, beautifully crafted jewelry, or rich and colorful textiles.

Well known as a tourist destination, the streets of Jaipur are flocked by millions of tourists every year. Not only this pink city is famous for its landscape with beautiful buildings and forts, but also for the variety of handicrafts and other local products manufactured in Rajasthan including artistic fabrics, beautiful and well crafted handicrafts and finest jewelry. Let’s find a little more about each of these hand made products:

Intricate Jewelry of Jaipur

jaipur_jewelleryThe city of Rajasthan from time immemorial is renowned for its rich deposits of precious Gems, be it Ruby, Emerald, Garnet, Topaz, Jade, or Lapis Luzuli. Jaipur’s Johari Bazar, a world famous hub of jewelry both real and imitation has a large number of big and small jewelry shops visited by tourists and localities alike.

The patterns and designs found on these jewelry pieces are both unmatched and intricate. What’s more, many of these pieces have different forms of elephants and birds such as elephants or peacocks crafted on them, especially in pieces crafted from jade or topaz. Not only this, the expert gem artists of Jaipur use beads and precious stones and carve them into beautiful figures too.

jewellerySo what does this exclusive collection of ornaments consist of? Well, it can contain an armlet or a Baajuband, Judamani or a hairclip, a Tagdi or a belt and a Bodla that adorne’s a women’s forehead. What’s more the jewelry bazaars in the city are full of traditional ethnically carved pieces made of beads, pearls, silver, diamond, and even metals.

Some of the famous destinations for purchasing the traditional Rajasthani Jewelry pieces are the Haldion ka Rasta, Tripolia Bazar, M.I. Road, and the very famous Johari Bazaar. All these markets are full of women folk at any given point of time.

Jaipur’s HandiCrafts

Known all over the world for its class and idiosyncrasy, Jaipur is the India’s famous center for handicrafts and handmade stuff. If you’re an art enthusiast or an art collector, the Jaipur’s flee market is a one place you must visit to look and purchase a variety of art assortments. These handicrafts contain some of the finest pieces ranging from metal work to wood work and even some of the finest stone and marble pieces, and even pottery. This handicraft collection admired by one and all offers a large number of products to its admirers including paintings, sculptures, games such as chess played from decades, furnishings to decorate your house, carved furniture, and much more.

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