Indian incredibility is disclosed in its diverse and heart-warming cultures and its heritage. While heading out for India Tour, it’s really important to congregate some knowledge about the cultures and lifestyle of the country. Like the vast geographic areas of the country, India also exhibits a variety of lifestyle. Different states and regions of the country have their own way of living which is completely different from others in terms of cuisines, clothing, the language they speak, religion, and most importantly festivals they celebrate with zeal and enthusiasm. In spite of differences in their daily lifestyle, Indian live together illustrating Unity in India. Let’s know more about the diversified cultures that you can experience in your Golden Triangle Tour –
Fairs & Festivals –
All the festivals in India are celebrated with utmost zeal and enthusiasm and there are different types of festivals celebrated in the country throughout the year. Some festivals and fairs are categorized as seasonal, religion, or regional. From the start of the year to almost every month, there are at least one or more festivals celebrated in a month. Diwali, Holi, Makar Sankranti, Teej, Gangaur, Eid, are the most popular festivals of India. However, the Jaipur Literature Festival, Elephant Festival, Marwar Festival, and Jaisalmer Desert Festival are some other renowned festivals to experience in Jaipur.
India houses people of every religion or caste including Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and others. Religions followed here are not only restricted to beliefs but also include ethics, ceremonies, and many more. Every religion plays a major role in maintaining harmony, culture, history, and peace in the country.
India inhabits different ethnic groups having various habits and characteristics, there are several languages spoken in the country. Some of these languages are nationally accepted while others are the ascent of that specific region or district. Majority of Indians speak English but their national language is Hindi. However, Tamil, Punjabi, Marathi, Telugu and many other languages are also spoken in the country.
Another segment of Indian culture that will surely leave you mesmerized. The masterpieces or wonders India has will make you experience the finest art of India. Born of centuries-old craftsmanship, the variety of designs and arts has allure people from all over the world. Paintings are the most demonstrated religious belief. You can witness cave paintings in Ajanta & Elora caves, Khajuraho Temples, etc. All forms of dances including Classical, folk, and contemporary can be found in the country. Music, theatre, films, wooden arts, pottery are some of the best art you can experience in the country.
Indian dishes are varied in taste as well as their culinary presentation. Cuisines comprising of vegetarian to non-vegetarian everything can found in the country. North India is famous for chole bhature, tandoori chicken, dal-bati-churma, dhokla, biryani, ghevar, and Agre ka petha. South Indian delights mainly include rice, sambhar, idli, dosa, uttapam, pysam, and many other dishes. While adding flavors and spices to food mainly include cardamom, cumin seeds, pepper, coriander seeds, saffron, etc in it.
Every type of dresses varying from geographic, climate, ethnicity, and cultural traditions or regions is there in India. The traditional outfits for women of every region are different in their own style. In urban areas, people wear western clothes while people living in rural areas mainly wear traditional attire. Men in a backward region mostly wear dhoti and kurta depending upon their choices and comforts. In the South, men wear lungi with a shirt which is different from others.
India is full of surprises where you can experience more than you really expect in the country. Golden Triangle tour itinerary lets you experience everything that you have ever imagined. Enjoy the diverse cultures and traditions of India.