The mythical and inspiring land of India is diverse in every way. Each part of this beautiful place has a story to tell and a distinct way of living. The zest or root to every experience and occasion lies in the villages which still thrive amidst the popular city culture. Rural India is where you would experience simple and unique ways of living, which differ in each state within the country. The unblemished dignified way of living and ancient art forms exhibited are simply one of a kind, you will see them nowhere else in the world. The people are always ready to welcome visitors and very friendly.
The following excerpt will give you an idea about the various items that are exclusively made in particular states within the country:
Let’s go to the dry part of India but also a very popular tourist destination, this state is known as Rajasthan. The typical Rajasthani goods which you would find the local people making will constitute colorful mirror bedazzled dresses, embroidery, handicrafts and delicious local food. A visit to a Rajasthani village might give you chance to witness some of the traditional folk dances of Rajasthan which is world famous. Visit the Rajasthani villages during festive season, it’s a colorful affair with plenty of unique things to witness and enjoy. Udaipur and Jaipur are two of the most visited places in Rajasthan where you will get a glimpse of the lives of local folks and the beautiful things they have to offer.
Contrasting is the climate and culture of the Konkan areas of India. The local village folks might treat you to mouth watering seafood along with a local alcoholic drink that they make using the fleshy cashew fruit. Goa is among the Konkan states flanked by Indian waters and bright sun. Goan people love partying and you are sure to have a wonderful time along with the friendly rural people of Konkan. The food is lovely and you become a part of the family when you are there.
Another pretty and interesting rural destination of India is Gujarat. The village people are very friendly and will treat you with some of the best sort of Gujarati food and hospitality. You could find wonderful handicraft ( patola work, bandhani, village pottery etc.) items made by the local that is only found in this region of India and they come for very cheap rates.
There is plenty to learn from the humble ways of rural India and plenty to take back home. For refreshing rural tours of Indian villages, visit Culture Aangan. They can arrange for different kinds of rural tours which would become once in a life time experience for you to treasure as long as you live.