Shekhawati region comprises an area of Sikar, Jhunjunu, and Churu. A paradise for tourists, this beautiful place is a landmark tourist destination. The bastion of Rao Shekha, Shekhawati region is world-famous for its rich heritage and culture and this district is named on his name. The beautiful Havelis of Shekhawat region harks back to the yester years. The beauty of Shekhawat region is reflected in everything related to this area.
The unique Shekhawati architecture style is reflected in the mansions, Forts, Step Wells, Charitable Inns and Chhatris of this region. The Shekhawati rulers and the Marwari community has painted the whole region in rainbow colors. Most of the old Forts and Havelis are no converted into Hotels or guest houses. It is more than an honor to spend a night in the realm of history. Shekhawat region has emerged as a weekend excursion because of its Grand architecture. The walls are painted with the pictures of murals, telephones, trains, Hindu Gods, British Raj or anything you can imagine.
One can witness the most colorful attires of the world in this region. Men and women dressed in colorful clothes appear no less than a rainbow. The angrakhis and achkans of men are decorated with mirrors and colorful threads. The look is completed with colorful turbans. Women are dressed in colorful lehenga cholis and heavy silver jewellery. The fascinating tie and dye fabric and block printing emerged from this region.
Puppets and Crafts:
This area of Rajasthan is famous for its colorful puppets. Dhola and Maru are their favorite characters, and they represent them with puppets made of cloth. This region is also famous for decorative items made from metal like brass. The stunning range includes everything from armors, elephants human or animal figures to dancers. The extraordinary ordinary craftsmanship is also reflected in marble, sandstone, and quartz.