mharo rang rangilo rajasthan ki Lakh ki chudiyan

May 26, 2015 0 comments

bangles

Bangles are traditional ornaments which are worn mostly by women in India. Usually glass bangles are used by women in northern India and occasionally some fashionable bangles are used, which can be made up of lacquer. Bangles also have a very traditional value in Hinduism and are considered inauspicious to be bare armed for a married woman.Lacquer bangles are very popular in Rajasthan and Haryana states of India.

bridal lac bangles

Lac bangles from Gujarat, Rajasthan, Hyderabad, and Bihar are extremely popular They are made plain or with lehariya designs, or studded with glass, precious and semi-precious stones. Jaipur is a big centre for lac bangles. They are considered an auspicious symbol: in Gujarat and Rajasthan married women wear them on all auspicious occasions, with red and green being the traditional colors. Traditionally, lac bangles in Bihar are worn by married women belonging to Bhumij, Mo, Oraon, Munda, and Santal tribes.

Dulhan Lac Bangle

Lac-work-Jaipur

Price of these bangles varies a lot. One of the factors that adds to the price of the bangles is the kind of artifacts or the work done further.Other types of work on bangles include – embroidery or small glass pieces or paintings or even small hangings that are attached to the bangles.Bangles made from lac/lacquer are one of the oldest ones and among the brittle category too.Lacquer bangles are one of the best gifts from Rajasthan for your loved ones.

The bangles are given traditional look as well as modern look.

Known as Lakh ki Chudiyan, lac bangles are a specialty of Jaipur. They can be found beautifully studded by glass pieces, colorful beads or even precious stones. Handmade lac bracelets are also purchased that spread their shine and fame all over the world. Dazzling pearls are placed on the surface of the kadas or broad bracelets that look as good as genuine precious jewelry. The colorful patterns painted on the jewelry look very mesmerizing plus comfortably fit wrists of all sizes.

lac bangles

lac-bangles

Such pretty-looking handmade lac jewelry can be found at ‘Maniharon ka Rasta’ in Jaipur. For precious and semi-precious jewelry in gold and silver, famous Johari Bazaar of Jaipur is to be wandered in. Johari or jeweler is the world famous market for Jaipuri jewelry.

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