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JAIPURRAJASTHANSHOPPINGFAIR & FESTIVALUSEFUL INFODIL COOL WORLD
Shopping
Jewelry
Paintings
Miniature Art
Phads & Pichwais
Folk Painting
Leatherwear
Stone Carving
Metal Craft
Textile
Blue pottery
Terracota
Dhurries And Carpets
Wooden Artefacts 

|Jewellery | Paintings | Miniature Art | Phads & Pichwais | Folk Painting | Leatherwear | Stone Carving | Metal Craft | Textile | Blue pottery | Terracota | Dhurries And Carpets | Wooden Artefacts

Folk Painting

Folk PaintingUsually done for some specific occasions like marriage, birth ceremony and other festivals. This tradition is found in villages and rural areas practised by various tribes. They are very original, fresh and done with raw-hand.

Leatherware

Leatherware - JootiesThe hides of dead animals is used by skilled cobblers for Jooties (foot-wear), chairs, musical instruments, mojaries, etc. The Jooties reflect the unique style of every district they belong to. It is amazing how the leather is beaten, tanned and dyed and put to the best use.

The leather is punched and gouged to create patterns, studded, sequined and even embroidered with woolen motifs. Cities like Jaipur, Jodhpur, Barmer, Jaisalmer is famous for Jooties, musical instruments (like Tabla, Dhol, Dhapli), stringed instruments (Kamayacha) made out of leather.

Bikaner is best known for painted Lampshades, shields, vases, Mojharies made out of camel hide. Hard Bag, belts, hats, chairs, foldable chairs with graphic embroideries are from Tilonia.