“Wearing jewels is a way to express the woman you are…without saying a word.”
How true! There’s no arguing that amazing jewelry is a must when it comes to women and their accessories, and India is one place where you will find loads of great jewelry. Book cheap flight tickets to India from USA at the flight deals to India and come explore a myriad of glittering stones! Indian Eagle is the cheapest online travel agent which offers last minute USA to India flight tickets at discounts. Book cheap India tickets with them and come shop for ethnic Indian jewelry. Following is a list of some of the most famous types of jewelry in different states of India to help plan your itinerary.
Jammu & Kashmir
Kashmir is as famous for its beautiful jewelry as it is for its beautiful women. Most of the jewelry in Jammu & Kashmir is made of gold or silver and is famous for its delicate, intricate work. Avail cheap air fare for India at the best flight booking deals and come examine some of the most exquisite jewelry ever. ‘Dejharoo,’ which is a beautiful pair of gold pendants, is worn by Hindu women. The women in J & K typically wear circular large rings called ‘Kundalas’ and anklets which are known as ‘Nupura’. A solid gold and silver bangle called ‘Gunus’ which has a lion or snake head at two ends is incredibly popular in the country.
Reflecting the innovative and creative craftsmanship of their makers, Rajasthani jewelry is among the most famous ones in India. Book a cheap ticket to India and come shop for gorgeous Lac bangles worn usually in odd sets of numbers on both hands. An ideal set comprises of 17 bangles worn on the upper arm and about 9 on the lower arm – about 52 in total. ‘Hansuli,’ which is a solid silver torque meant to rest on the collarbone, is another popular form of jewelry. ‘Jadau’ jewelry uses various types of gems such as pearls, diamonds, emeralds, sapphires and rubies among others.
The jewelry of Maharashtra is very distinct and has been made popular by various Bollywood films. The ‘Nath’ is a nose ring which has pearls embedded in it with a white or pink stone in the middle. ‘Thushi’ is a stunning 22-carat choker neckpiece made of gold and is a part of bridal jewelry. ‘Vanki’ is a 23-carat gold wire armband embellished with beautiful stones. Book USA to India flights and come shop for the exquisite ‘Mohan Mala,’ a two or three layered necklace made of round gold beads stringed together beautifully. This is a good place to buy the ‘Mangalsutra’ which is a traditional strand of gold and black beads word by married women.
Jewelry in West Bengal is more than just than just precious stones. It is the tradition and culture that’s passed down from generation to generation. The matriarchs pass on their jewelry to their daughters and they pass in on to the next generation in turn. Book cheap flight tickets to India from USA at the best flight deals to India and come shop for the ‘Nath,’ a stunning nose jewelry worn by married women. The exquisite necklace ‘Pati Haar’ is worn during Durga Pujo and weddings. Other amazing jewelry you can shop for when arriving on cheap India tickets includes Tikli, Jhumko, Chur and Ratan Chur among others.
So hurry and book a cheap business class ticket to India and come shop for the most exquisite jewelry ever. As Diane Von Furstenberg said, “Jewelry is like that perfect spice – it complements what’s already there.”