Jewelry Of Jaipur
The ‘Pink City’ of Rajasthan or Jaipur is a major tourist destination of the country, which have grand Rajput palaces, forts, cultural ethnicity, princely ambience and amazing colorful markets, scattered everywhere around. The alternate name of Jaipur i.e. Pink City is because this old city is painted Pink. The Pink color makes the city look more beautiful and it let the people attracts towards to the perfect combination of the city with color and its traditional beauty. Jaipur embraces a royal past drenched completely in extravagance. The city is well known for its monuments, palaces, forts, temples and gardens. All these places are the bookmarks of the erstwhile traditional era, where royalty was once lived with complete power. In the hearts of the Rajasthani people one can feel the essence of the rich and diverse culture of Rajasthan. With the increasing globalization, the people of Jaipur are still attached with their values and rituals that allow them to signify and share the unique fusion which melts with the people in the front
Traditional and contemporary Jewelery of Jaipur has owned almost 50 % of the market all over the world. The jewelry of Jaipur, Rajasthan is mostly in demand in many markets. The Lac work, thewa jewellery, Kundan work, all are done in a fabulous way. Mughal influence can also be noticed in the jewelries of Jaipur. From ancient times onwards this city is known for its fantastic designed jewelry. The jewelry of Jaipur still maintains the charm and beauty in it as it was in medieval era. The art of jewelry has flourished since ancient times. Jaipur is considered amongst one of the leading manufacturers as well as exporters of jewelry. Jaipur markets contain the fabulous jewelry which attracts natives as well as many travelers for buying jewelry from here. Jaipur also houses some of the exquisite jewelers. Amny fairs are also organized by the city for showing magnificent jewelry. These fairs are recognized globally. Example of this is the famous Jaipur Jewelry show which is the second largest exhibition in India.
Jaipur Association Show is also recognized worldwide for its inspiring and beautiful jewelry. It also includes fashion shows and various contests in it. The handmade jewelry of Jaipur is also very famous for its royal design and beauty. Lac is also used by the people in making handmade jewelry in designing various ornaments for making the jewelry colorful and beautiful. The lac which is used in jewelries is also re-useable. Carving work on ornaments is done in Thewa jewellery which is based on an art. The ornaments made of these are worn by the kings and queens. Every piece of this has a unique design on it. To color the jewelry, Meenakari art is used. Kundan is another form of jewelry which includes the beautiful stone work on it. These jewelries are basically worn by Royal families.
There are many gemstones which are found in abundance in Jaipur. Pink City is considered as the major exporter of semi precious and precious stones. Sterling silver and stunning Jewelry are made using the gold and the jewelry made of these is so beautiful that it can capture anybody’s sight. Meenakari and Kundan work of the Pink City is also famous for their designs. One stone is promoted every year by Jaipur and this year Jaipur jewelery show is promoting diamond jewelry. Jaipur attracts many tourists towards its arts and crafts which are designed here as souvenirs. Visitors are always mesmerized by the beautiful gemstones, diamond jewelry, ivory products, lac bangles, Kundan work and the friendly people.