People & Culture of Bundi

Bundi in Rajasthan is among the less frequented places in the state. But the city has a rich cultural and traditional background. The people and culture of Bundi are deeply interlinked with each other.

The people of Bundi, Rajasthan are warm and cordial by nature. Known as the land of the Rajputs, chivalry and heroism runs in the blood of the Bundi people. The people are simple and follow many customs.

The culture of Bundi is varied and beautiful. The costumes that the people adorn are colorful. Music is an integral part of the cultural scenario in Bundi. Many renowned vocalists and musicians belong to Bundi in Rajasthan.

Apart from music, painting is also widely practiced in the city. Influences of Mughal painting are visible in the various paintings of Bundi. The Ragmala paintings, often featuring Lord Krishna and his beloved Radha, is one of the main themes of painting in the city. Most of the paintings are crowded with many figures and colors. The Bundi School of Painting is one of the important cultural expressions of the city.

Various types of festivals are celebrated in Bundi. There are also many fairs that are hosted in this city. The Kajli-Teej is one of the most important festivals that are celebrated in Bundi.

Bundi is also popular for the numerous forts and palaces. Some of the important forts and palaces are Taragarh Fort, Bundi Palace, Raniji ki Baoli, Phool Sagar Palace and Nagar Sagar Kund.

Last Updated on 07 August 2012