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Exclusive Handwoven Accessories In Jaipur At WomenWeave Pop-Up

Rain showers, chilly breeze, and Diggi Palace, you might think that’s all about Jaipur today. But there is more to it. Located at a mere distance of 2.6 km from Diggi Palace where Jaipur Literature Festival started today, there lies a shopping paradise just for you, WomenWeave Pop-Up. 

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“We don’t know all the places our weaves go in this world, but we know that people everywhere like them very much.”

Meticulously hand-woven textiles adorned in jewelled tones that you will surely love are awaiting your arrival at WomenWeave Pop-Up Right from handwoven scarves to stoles to yardages and sarees, WomenWeave has an exquisite collection for all.

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About WomenWeave:

WomenWeave is a not for profit organisation that believes in women empowerment and poverty alleviation. Designers from about 20 countries collaborate with the WomenWeave Trust to provide a market space to the accessories woven by the delicate, skilled hands of over 100 women in Central India. Many yarns are hand spun from organic kinds of cotton, dyed with 100 % natural dyes, and loomed with utmost care & attention.

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Three Cheers to WomenWeave who believes that weavers can become empowered custodians of the resources and work for the future of handloom in the contemporary marketplace.

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So if you’re in the Pink City, do visit this exclusive exhibition because it will definitely set the trend of glamorising the look with handwoven accessories in your circle.

Call your girls, pick up your shopping bags and just get going! 🙂

Happy Shopping 🙂

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Date: 24th-28th January

Time: 11:00 a.m. onwards

Venue: Anokhi Basement & Jaipur Modern

Request a meeting to begin your next steps in promoting your brand/event.

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Locals DISTRICT 2019 Announces Its Phase 1 Line Up

Listen up, music fanatics, if you think you have seen the best of the techno music festivals everywhere, think again! This March, Jaipur is coming up with a never-seen-before techno music festival of the year, Locals DISTRICT that will change the way you look at music.

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The last edition saw a spectacle that was beyond words. The marvelous laser and light shows falling on the walls of the Castle Kalwar in the splendor of moonlight were breathtaking. You could see the crowd turn crazy when the country’s best techno DJs stepped up on the DJ decks. Everyone had a time of their lives dancing with people from all around the world.

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3 days, 40+ artists, and 72-hour of non-stop music, yes, you read that right. India’s first and “none-of-its-kind” music festival, Locals DISTRICT is all set to lift the bar higher this season.

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In this piece of article, we bring to you the Phase-1 Line Up of the artists that is a mix of Indian and global heavyweights that will crave you to know more.

  • Rodriguez Jr (Live)- Olivier Mateu’s wide-ranging inspirations and interests find their ultimate outlet as his alias took form into Rodriguez Jr, positioning him as mobile’s new master of eclecticism. Performing Live for the first time at DISTRICT, Rodriguez Jr.’s spirit of adventure translates as soaring creativity, and music that cannot be pigeonholed.
  • Ankytrixx
  • Breger
  • Cosmonaut
  • Hybrid Protokol (Live)
  • Kohra
  • Reclaim
  • Reverse Osmosis
  • Segue
  • Shash & Chaz
  • Shri (Live)
  • Sunny Trehan
  • 8- Bit Culprit

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Witness the grandeur for yourself to know what all the hype is about only at Castle Kalwar, the place that awaits your arrival to come alive with its captivating history and eclectic beauty. Located at a mere distance of 20 km from Jaipur in a small Kalwar village, Castle Kalwar is a magnificent heritage heaven that will turn your celebration into an ecstatic one and leave you wanting for more of its glory.

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Expect the next line-up of music artists soon. Stay tuned.

Date: 1st-3rd March, 2019

Venue: Castle Kalwar

Book your tickets herehttp://www.localsdistrict.com/

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What All 2018 Brought Along In Jaipur

2018 has been a hip and happening year for Jaipur! We saw a lot happening around and changing in the city!

Let’s take a ride down to the memory lane with the major happenings in Jaipur in the bygone year.

  1. Masala Chowk- The year 2018 began on a food note with the opening of Masala Chowk where you can find Jaipur’s all street food at one place and it became Jaipurites’ favourite in no time !

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  1. Tandoori Chai- The forever favourite Chai got a twist with Tandoori flavour added to it and the crowd went crazy for it!

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  1. Rooftop Restaurants- Like a boom, a whole lot of rooftop restaurants and lounges flooded our city in the past one year and we cannot be anymore happy about the choices we have got.
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  1. Online Food Delivery- Swiggy, Zomato, Uber Eats, Food Panda and what not! When these super-convenient apps hit the city, it’s now so much easier to party anywhere, anytime!
  1. Best City for Pedestrians- Jaipur was marked to be the best city for pedestrians according to Ease of Moving Index released by the Union Transport Ministry.

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  1. Smart Road- Jaipur’s first ever Smart Road was opened for the public at Kishanpole towards the end trimester. Our city is indeed getting smart!

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  1. Raj Mandir- Our city’s legendary theater, Raj Mandir bagged the “Best Single Screen” award at Big Cine Expo and I-Max Cine Award ceremony. Raj Mandir was built in 1976.

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  1. Leopard Safari- For the first time, Jaipur is now witnessing leopards at Jhalana Safari. What rush of blood it is to witness the magnificent beasts.

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  1. Among top 40 Cleanest Cities- This year, Jaipur improved significantly and came in the top 40 cleanest cities of the country according to Swachh Survekshan 2018.

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  1. Dravyavati River Project- Jaipur city got its own river in the year 2018! Ex- Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhara Raje inaugurated the long awaited project in the latter half of the year.
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  1. 2nd Cleanest Railway Station- Jaipur’s railway station bagged the second position for cleanliness in the A1 category of stations in the cleanliness survey of 2018. We are keeping our city cleaner day by day !

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  1. The New Government- Last but not the least, the biggest thing we witnessed in 2018 was the new government for our state!

We thank 2018 for all the good things it brought along!

May 2019 bring further growth, peace and better days!

Happy New Year 🙂

 

 

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Things No One Tells You About – World Trade Park, Jaipur

What is that one place even your relatives or friends visiting the Pink City for the first time from metropolitan ask for? Yes, World Trade Park is what comes to our mind always! It gives us a moment of pride for being one of the largest malls in the country with 11 floors. But, we are sure there are few things that no one told you about this mall. Curious? Read on to discover what makes this mall so close to the hearts of not only Jaipurites but also for those visiting the city for the first time.

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  • Few hours left in the city and have not seen World Trade Park yet? Don’t worry, you can drop by and visit one of the grandest malls that the city houses on your way to the airport as it is located at a mere distance of 2.8 km from there.

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  • World Trade Park is here to turn your fantasy illusions into reality. This architectural wonder houses a Fantasy World where you can see people selling beautiful accessories like costume jewellery and sunglasses from inside a boat shaped shop or a bus. You can spot umbrellas hanging upside down from the ceiling and the interior designed in a very unusual format that takes you into the world of Arabian Nights.

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  • World Trade Park is not just a shopping mall, but a plethora of entertainment. You name it, and World Trade Park has it. World-class brands like Marks & Spencer, Charles & Keith, Faces, The Body Shop to name a few, Cinepolis, that has the best 3D effects to offer in the city, Play Zone for the kids to get some respite while you are on a shopping spree, and not-to-forget the food court that has a world-class cuisine to offer your taste palettes. This qualifies for a one-stop destination for all your entertainment needs ! 🙂

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  • Did you know that World Trade Park is the 2nd largest mall in India by area whose construction was completed in just a span of 2 years? :O Isn’t that quick?

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  • World Trade Park added another feather in its cap this Diwali by hosting the 1st LED Balloon Festival of India. Yes ! The very first one was held in our very own Pink City. Doesn’t that make you smile with pride?

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Don’t you love World Trade Park even more now? 😉

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15th Edition Of Jaipur Jewellery Show Begins Today!

If you go gaga over jewels, this is the place to be at!

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One of the most colossal jewellery shows of India and the biggest one of the year ‘Jaipur Jewellery Show’ taking place at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre, Sitapura has been inaugurated today by the Executive Chairman of DMCC, Ahmed Bin Sulayem.

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Jaipur Beat brings you a glimpse of all the charms that are being unfurled at Jaipur Jewellery Show 2018.

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The opulence has been unfolded at the 15th edition of the grand show with the theme “Reflections of Royalty and Creativity” and best of the best brands and the biggest ones too have displayed their gleaming sets of royal jewels at the exhibition.

Every jewellery brand has put their heart and soul into thematic description of their booth with floral to Mandala, Arabian, Egyptian and Rajputi muses. While some brands opted to keep it simple, the other ones have exhibited their jewels with all the pomp and show.

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The Jaipuri chhatri display at the Jaipur Jewellery Design Festival envelopes the essence of Jaipur in true sense. With different chhatris displaying the jewels by different brands, they have been decorated according to the themes of their jewellery.

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Moreover, the chattris are equipped with augmented reality mirrors wherein you can take the look and feel of the displayed jewellery without getting it out of the showcase.

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From the jewels inspired by mughal era, to the jewels reflecting the essence of Rajputi tradition, JJS 2018 has it all.

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Brands like Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers, Kalajee Jewellers, Joypur Jewels, Surana’s, Suryavanshi Jewellers and many more are displaying their most scintillating set of jewels.

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It is an extensive display of gemstones jewellery, rough stones, finished jewellery designs, silver and diamond jewellery and artefacts.

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Your wedding shopping needs for this year are all sorted with an array of the most royal jewels being showcased at the exhibition.

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Jewellery connoisseurs, wholesale buyers of jewellery, media, jewellery and lifestyle bloggers from various places and organizations are bringing themselves to witness the pageantry at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre.

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So if you relish cherish the magnificence of jewels, Jaipur Jewellery Show is the perfect place to witness the grandeur of royalty drenched in themes from all over the world.

Date: 21st-24th December, 2018

Venue: JECC Sitapura

 

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9 Places To Have A Meal Fit For Kings In Jaipur

We Jaipurites are born in the land of royals and we have been brought up seeing palaces, elephants, royal abodes and the royals themselves. But dining like royals is a different experience altogether.

Jaipur Beat brings you a list of the choicest restaurants of Jaipur for when you are in a mood to be welcomed and served like royals.

  • Baradari- Located in the heart of the City Palace itself, Baradari is synonymous to grandeur and royalty. With the most royal services and a kingly court kind of ambience, this place treats you with regal pleasures.

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  • 1135 AD- Perched up high in the lap of Amer Fort, 1135 AD offers a lavish experience like no other. Brightly lit aisles, with congenial ambience, gives you the true feels of regalia.
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  • Fort- The modern blended with the traditional, Fort divides itself in Chowk and Sultanat. With stone architecture, this place takes you back to age-old forts from the era of Saxons and Vikings.

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  • Shahpura House- Historic jharokha and chattri style architecture of this place does not fail to leave you in the awe of the moment. From the entrance itself, you are bound to feel the palace to its core in every step you take.
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  • Giardino- Taking its name from Italian origin meaning ‘garden,’ Giardino is located in the royal abode Taj Jai Mahal Palace. Celebrating the Italian culinary pleasures, this place provides an insight into Italian elegance and royal opulence.
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  • Shikaar Bagh- A silent abode in the heart of the buzzing city, Shikaar Bagh is a heaven for those who wish to be pampered like royals and enjoy a serene meal with loved ones and family.
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  • Virasat- Celebrating the royal history of Rajasthan, this place speaks of Rajasthani culture in every fibre of its being. From eating in royal thaalis to enjoying the ancient art forms of Rajasthan displayed all around, Virasat is a vibrant showcase of Rangeelo Rajasthan.
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  • The Rajput Room- The name says it all. Situated in the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the palace turned heritage hotel Taj Rambagh Palace, The Rajput Room is a place where the grandeur unfurls in a Rajputi demeanour inspired by the ancient rulers of Jaipur. Pleasing and colourful ambience takes your heart away at first sight!
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  • Marble Arch- The dream house-palace in the midst of Jaipuri waters Marble Arch is a heaven located in the legendary Jal Mahal. With a dreamy ambience and inexplicable beauty all around, Marble Arch is instilled with white marble furnishings matched up with vibrant décor and interior to create a mesmerizing contrast.
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So the next time you wish to be treated like a royal, make your way to one of these splendid places in the city.

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Experience The Unique Stay At Heritage Hotels In Jaipur!

Since, the Sun’s playing hide and seek , flowers are in full bloom and the weather’s just perfect neither chill not that hot , the  month of December is definitely the best time to plan your vacation in the beauteous Pink City, Jaipur   

And if you intend to experience the unique stay in Heritage hotels, you’re at the right place. The havelis and heritage hotels of Jaipur illustrate the rich architecture and grandiosity of the royal era of Rajputana.

Thus, for an intimate and indwelling experience of Rajasthan’s warm hospitality and rich memoirs, there’s perhaps no better way than staying at the heritage hotels. Rajasthan with a shimmering royal past, weaves a story through its magnificent, war-torn forts and palatial constructions which are later converted into palatial houses for travellors tore live the regal era.

Blending the erstwhile elegance with the avant-garde outlook, these converted heritage hotels in and around Jaipur, give an unforgettable and world-class experience.

  1. Alila Fort Bishangarh

Located at Bishangarh Village in the Jaipur District, barely 6 km off the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway, Alila Fort Bishangarh is perched magnificently upon a granite hill.  The bold, striking architecture of Alila Fort Bishangarh appears seamlessly sculpted from the surrounding rustic terrain, overlooking 360-degree views of the impressive Rajasthani landscape.

https://www.alilahotels.com/fortbishangarh

  • Sujan Rajmahal

Home to the Maharaja of Jaipur, this exquisite royal palace is located at the heart of Rajasthan’s bustling capital. An enclosed oasis, secluded in verdant gardens, Rajmahal Palace is the repository of a celebrated history. Tall bay windows, mirrored doors and meticulously appointed interiors allow guests to be transported to a new era of 21st century regal living. 

http://sujanluxury.com/raj-mahal/

  •  Rambagh Palace

Originally built in 1835, Rambagh Palace has stepped gracefully through many royal transitions—from the home of the queen’s favourite handmaiden, to royal guesthouse and hunting lodge, and later as the residence of the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his queen, Maharani Gayatri Devi. Today, this jewel in the Taj’s crown offers 78 stunningly restored grand luxury rooms and suites which were the chambers of the former Maharaja.

 https://taj.tajhotels.com/en-in/taj-rambagh-palace-jaipur/

  • Alsisar Haveli

Stay in princely style in a luxurious regal room or choose the maharaja suite to experience the illustrious hospitality of Rajasthan. By the leafy, lush trees lined pool, complete with newly refined gazebos and cenotaphs, enjoy refreshing swimming hours, poolside snacks and mojito pop treat, or dinner at the extensive restaurant with Rajasthani specialties.

http://www.alsisarhaveli.com/

  • Narain Niwas Palace

Standing grand amidst modern day Jaipur is Hotel Narain Niwas Palace, whose crest reads – “Brave deeds live, though bodies die”. Traditionally, ‘Niwas’ means a home of the royals. Hotel Narain Niwas Palace is one of the finest heritage hotels of the princely state of Rajasthan, showcasing a good example of history amalgamating with modern times.

 https://narainniwaspalace.hotvel.com/jaipur

  • Hari Mahal Palace

Hari Mahal Palace is situated in the heart of the peaceful city Jaipur. Hari Mahal Palace, built as a city residence of Rajadhiraj Hari Singhji of Achrol, dates back to 1930. Royal Family of Achrol was an important part of the “Barah Kothri” or twelve leading chiefs of the Jaipur state. The present Rajadhiraj Mahendra Singh continues to reside in one part of palace and while the other part of the palace has been converted into a Heritage Hotel (Hari Mahal Palace).

http://harimahalpalace.com/

  • Shahpura House 

The Shahpura Hotels are an exceptional achievement in the restoration of a royal and valuable heritage. They hold pride of place in India’s heritage and that of Rajasthan. The present owners, Maharaj Surendra Singh, descendant of the royal family of Shahpura, committed to restore the properties – the Hotels, the House (the royal residence) – to their splendid and personally attended by the owners, are also embedded with world-class contemporary luxury, original glory and offer the experience to discerning travellers from across the world. The hotels are planned for with great care during the restoration. A wealthy history blends seamlessly with the comforts of the present.

http://www.shahpura.com/

  • Hotel Bissau Palace

Bissau Palace is an elegant traditional hotel built in 1919 and recently renovated. Close to the walled city and overlooking the Tiger fort the Bissau offers an oasis of calm, care, comfort and respite from the ‘heat and dust’ of the city.

http://bissaupalace.com/index.htm

  • Chomu Palace

Chomu Palace, a reflection of the Royal Palaces of India, is a 300 year old elegant fortified palace hotel and one of the places to visit in Rajasthan. It revives the gracious lifestyles of the princes of Rajasthan and the heritage of India. It is an authentic and historic palace that discreetly blends with the modern amenities and facilities. 

http://www.chomupalacehotel.com/

  • Ramgarh Lodge

This heritage hotel is an exceptional blend of unmatched traditional hospitality with contemporary efficiency. Complete with smart spacious rooms that offer breathtaking views of the Aravalli Hills, The Gateway Hotel Ramgarh Lodge is perfect for business travellers and leisure seekers.

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  • Jai Mahal Palace

Built in 1745, the Jai Mahal Palace is a stunning piece of Rajasthan’s heritage, a great example of Indo-Saracenic architecture set amidst 18 acres of landscaped Mughal gardens. Jai Mahal Palace has been the residence of three Prime Ministers of the princely state of Jaipur. Painstakingly restored and recently refurbished, it is now a luxury five-star Taj heritage hotel equipped with all modern-day comforts. The 94 rooms and six suites offer you unbeatable views of the city and palace gardens.

 https://taj.tajhotels.com/en-in/jai-mahal-palace-jaipur/

  • Arya Niwas

Arya Niwas Hotel opened its doors for guests in 1983. Passionately cared for, our hotels offer green & open surroundings, elegant architecture, clean and well maintained rooms and hygienic food.

http://www.aryaniwas.com

  • Samode Haveli

An urban oasis in the historic walled city of Jaipur, Samode Haveli is a traditional Indian mansion set in a verdant garden with apartments arranged around a series of intimate courtyards. Built 175 years ago as a residence of the rulers of Samode, it is still occupied by their descendants, who have converted their home into a luxury hotel.

 http://www.samode.com/samodehaveli/