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explain cultural heritage of gujarat.

Asked by kajalsadhu055 21st May 2019, 11:41 PM
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Gujarat has rich cultural heritage:

  • Patola’ work had become famous in Gujarat during the Solanki period. King Siddhraj Jaisingh provided patronage to many ‘Patola’ weavers. This art is more than 850 years old.
  • Bandhani of Jamnagar, Jetpur, Bhuj and Mandavi are very popular.
  • Cloth knitting has become an important small-scale industry for women in Gujarat. Knitting works of Jat community of Banni area of Kachchh are remarkable.
  • Ahmad Shah built ‘Teen Darwaza’, ‘Jama Masjid’ and ‘Sidi Saiyyid’ mosque at Ahmedabad.
  • Hatisingh built famous ‘Jain temple’ and ‘Jama Masjid’.
  • Some famous writers and poets were Narsinj Mehta, Mirabai, Dayaram, Akho. Premanand, Pritam and others composed beautiful verses, songs, poems etc.
  • Later, Narmad, Navalram, Kishorlal Mashruwala, Mahipatram, Rupram, Govardhan Ram Tripathi and others enriched the Gujarati literature.
Answered by Expert 22nd May 2019, 9:14 AM
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