Every time e go on a vacation we make sure that we get hold of something that is unique in that particular place. There are many such things that are available at its best quality only in India and are very much in demand among the visitors of our country. Here are a few of them.
1. Chikankari Fabrics
Chikan Is a traditional ingredient used as an embroidery in the city of Lucknow. It involves hand stitched thread work and is said to be introduced by none other than Mughal empress Nur Jehan. The craftwork is carried on a number of fabrics which involve muslims and net based material and gives ethnic wear such as kurtas, dupattas an exceptionally beautiful and stylish look, at the same time making you feel sophisticated.
2. Â Pashmina Shawls
When you travel to Kashmir you not only experience heaven but also the intricate work of art on display there. Among them its pride is the Pashmina Shawl, which means â€˜Soft Goldâ€™ is made from the finest of cashmere wool. The cashmere wool is obtained from some of the finest mountain goats and is woven and handspun to make the fabric and gives you the ultimate comfort feeling keeping you warm at the same time.
To complete your ethic look it is necessary that you throw in a pair of juttis along your sherwani or the kurta pajama. These juttis have been extensive craftwork which will complete your attire and get your ready for the festive and social occasions. These juttis are made of leather and gold and silver threads are woven upon them to make an exclusive work of art.
Bangles come in a number of varieties and are very inexpensive in India. Not only the gold and silver bangles, the ones made of plastic and glass are so intricate in their design that your eyes will pop out at the variety on display. They are available all over the country but the main hubs are in Laal Bazar, Hyderabad and the city of Firozabad.
5. Kurta Pajamas
The origin of the pajamas is credited to India and it was the British Raj who was responsible for making it famous as they felt very comfortable to wear as nightwear. Simple kurta- pajamas made out of linen are very well ventilated and are a treat to wear during the hot bustling months of the summer.
When it comes to dressing for the traditional Indian woman, the Saree is overwhelmingly the first choice, and there is no better place in the world to grab yourself a few of them. Due to the countryâ€™s diversity you will find much more than a handful of options and you will be spoilt for choice. Be it the Kanchipuram Silk Sarees of the south, the Bengal Tant or the Bandhej Sarees of Gujarat and Rajasthan, are just the tip of the iceberg and you can pick and choose what you want.
Another ingredient which makes India very popular is the tea that it produces which makes it the second largest tea producer in the world. The famous Darjeeling tea is exported all over the world and people crave it for its rich taste and its aroma. Good variety of Tea is also available in Assam and in the Nilgiris and are good economic option.
8. Spices and Herbs
Eat anything in India and you will find a thousand different tastes and aromas assault you mouth! All these are because spices and herbs are used extensive in the Indian cuisine are each of them has its own unique taste and aroma. India is also home to Ayurveda and the medicine is exported all over the world and are preferred more by people to synthetic and chemical drugs.