Sari A long strip of unstitched cloth which can vary in length from five to nine yards that can be draped in many different styles.
Stanapatta A thin band that horizontally lies across the breast.
Dhoti An unstitched piece of rectangular cloth which is wrapped around the waist and legs.
Turban A long scarf that is wrapped around the head. A headdress or inner hat.
Harrapa A Punjab city.
Mohenjodaro The Mohenjodaro is also known as Mound of the Dead is an Indus Valley Civilization which lasted from 2600 and 1900 BCE.
Managalasutra A special necklace restricted only to married women.
Sari A five yard draped piece of cloth made for womens clothing.
Mehndi - A type of henna usually brown.
Jodhpuri An Indian form of a coat and trouser sometimes worn with the vest and colourfully designed.
Sherwani A knee-length coat which opens in the front with buttons.
Kurta - A long a shaped shirt worn over a pyjama.
Turban - A headdress.
Mojris A nicely designed, comfortable wedding shoe.
Bollywood The Indian entertainment (movies) industry.
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