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Photo: Gardens of Rajasthan

Photo: Sadie McVicker

Woman in a garden, Rajasthan. Photo: Sadie McVicker

India's largest state, Rajasthan, is home to Jaipur, the Thar Desert, and Kalibangahome to India's most ancient ruins. Rajasthanis are known for their classical music, embroidery, carved temples, and love of brightly colored clothing and accessories. Rajasthani crafts, jewelry, and textiles are in high demand for their intricate adornment and celebratory spirit.

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