Tented Accommodation & Bhunga- Comfort with Culture

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Tented accommodation and Bhunga- the traditional cylindrical structure that epitomizes Kutchi life are designed to enhance your experience of enjoying the picturesque Kutch and Rann Utsav, the grand desert festival. Living in tents and Bhunga during Rann Utsav  offers an opportunity to stay in uniquely traditional style, and gives spectacular glimpses of Kutchi culture, handicrafts […]

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Leisure & Recreation – The Fun Moments at Rann Utsav

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Rann Utsav offers a gamut of leisure activities for tourists to savour unhurried moments. Rannutsav hosts activities such as Horse Rides, Camel Safaris, Bird Watching, Pool Table, Table Tennis, ATV Riding, Paramotoring,  Archery, Giant Chess, Net Cricket, Bicycle – all this and a lot more in an environment of  festive opulence and sumptuousness. Tourists also […]

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Kutchi Cuisine – Tasty Treats

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Kutch presents a simple yet delicious cuisine that is appetizing. The staple food of the region is Khichdi (a sumptuous mix of rice cooked with pulses), Kadhi( a lightly-flavoured, yellow curry made with yogurt), Rotla (a nutritious Indian bread made from black millet flour) and green chilli pickle, accompanied by buttermilk. Local fast food of […]

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The Most Popular Kutchi Embroidery (iii)

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Pottery Pottery is the oldest craft known to man. The potters source mud from the surroundings and create various types of earthernware. A thin wash of geru (an earthy read colour) is applied and then the pottery is decorated with geometric or figurative patterns. Gundayali, Khadva, Bhuj and Lodiya are the places renowned for their […]

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The World Famous Kutchi Embroidery (ii)

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  Jat Among the three Jat embroidery types that belong to three sub-groups of Jat Community, Garasia Jat Embroidery is very famous and scrupulous. This type of embroidery covers the entire fabric with the tough enough stitches. The fabric is first outlined in white stitches and completed with an arrangement of tiny mirror work and […]

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The World Famous Kutchi Embroidery (i)

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Kutch fosters seventeen explicit styles of embroidery, mastered among nine communities. Ahir, Soof, Kharek, Pakko, Jat, Dheberia Rabari, Marwada embroidery and Mutwa are some of the names of embroidery of the region. Ahir: The artistic Ahir embroidery incorporates flowers, parrots, peacocks, milkmaids and mirror work. Outlined with the chain stitch, the designs are then filled […]

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Vibrancy of Colours and Enthusiasm

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Kutch portrays cultural and traditional vibrancy through its conventional arts and crafts. The spirit of Kutch, its vibrant culture and evocative traditions all make the region, an alluring destination for foreign and domestic tourists, alike. Folk Music Kutchi folk music has existed since ancient period. Musical instruments like Sharnai, Tabla, Murli, Manjira, Nagara, Ghaghar, Duff, […]

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Rann Utsav – Celebrations & Beyond

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Rann Utsav is a celebration of life, festivities and culture of Kutch. Since 2006, Gujarat Tourism is organizing Rann Utsav, the majestic desert carnival, every year. The festival has gained immense popularity among domestic and foreign tourists alike and growing in scale and scope year by year. Rann Utsav promises the unique experience of visiting […]

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White Rann – Magicland of Nature

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The Rann of Kutch is famous for its white salty desert, the largest salt desert of its kind in the world. Unlike the traditional desert, the Rann of Kutch is a geographically unique landscape that is formed due to natural deposit of salt in this area, making it arid. The desert was once an arm […]

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Kutch- The Land of Timeless Treasures

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Kutch is a district of Gujarat state in western India.  It spans a little over 45,000 sq km and is geographically one of India’s largest and most distinctive districts. Kutch is known for its remarkable mud architecture, a wide array of craft traditions and exquisite apparel designs.  Whereas each community in the region has distinct […]

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