Rajasthan : Costumes and jewellery for RAS(RTS) Prelims Examination

Costumes of Rajasthan can basically be classified as Paridhan,which is a lower garment and achhadan which is an upper garment.Pag as an headgear is a symbol of noble and still practiced as an integral part of rajasthani culture.

Various Traditional Dresses are:-

  1. Potia
  2. Dhoti
  3. Bandha
  4. Angrakhi
  5. Bugatari
  6. Pachewara
  7. Khol
  8. Dabla
  9. Lahariya
  10. Chera
  11. Chundari
  12. Ekdali
  13. Tikunti
  14. Chaubandi
  15. Satbandhi
  16. Dhamak
  17. Jalidar
  18. Beldar

Various ornaments and jewellery are:-

Earings:-Kundan,Patti,Surliya

Necklace:-Kanthi,Muttar mala,Bara,Hasli,Pachlari,Timania,Jalaro

Armlet:- Bajuband, Takya,Butta

Finger:-Mudrika,Binti,Hathpan and Damna

Forehead:-Borla,Fini, tika,Mangtika,Sankali

Nose: Laung,nath,Vesar

Wriest: Nagri, Gajra, Dasthana,Bangandi,Gokharu,Tagardi