Rajasthan Art Culture
Rajasthan has a rich heritage of its peculiar Art Culture & Architecture. Many of these art forms have survived through ages and are even part of present culture of Rajasthan. The architectural beauty of Rajasthan is world renowned, forts, palaces, havelis, tombs, cenotaph and sculptures present across the geography of state, reveal the blend of multiple dynasties, that ruled the ancient lands. The glittering jewellery and attractive handicrafts of Rajasthan have caught the fantasy of the people around the world.
Rajasthan has a tradition of highly cultivated music & dance forms. The music is uncomplicated, raw and songs depict daily chores. The Kalbeliya dance of Jaisalmer and Ghoomar dance from Udaipur have gained recognition internationally. Folk music is an integral part of Rajasthani culture. Ballads, Bhopas relate heroic deeds, love stories through folk songs. Bhajans and Banis with folk music instruments give it distinct taste.
Rajasthan is also famous for textiles, semi-precious stone work and its traditional & colorful handicrafts. Rajasthan is also one of the cultural centre for miniature painting art with its unique rajasthani or Rajputana school of painting. The painting form is well diverse with multiple schools like Mewar, Marwar, Hadoti, Dundhaar and even more styles of painting.
All these aspects of Art Culture of Rajasthan has been detailed in different sections below, a complete PDF with all the information is also available for download.
Literature & Language of Rajasthan
- Rajasthani Literature
- Major Compositions of Literature of Rajasthan
- Rock Inscriptions of Rajasthan
Arts & Crafts of RajasthanDownload PDF
- Rajasthani Paintings
- Rajasthani Folk Arts
Culture of Rajasthan
- Rajasthan Festivals & Fairs
- Rajasthani Folk Dances
- Folk Music Instruments of Rajasthan
- Folk Dramas of Rajasthan
Architecture of Rajasthan
- Forts & Palaces of Rajasthan
- Temples & Mosques of Rajasthan
- Cenotaph & Tombs Rajasthan
- Havelis & Sculptures of Rajasthan