Hindi is the official language of the state. But the principal language is "Rajasthani", and the four major dialects are Marwari in the west, Jaipuri in the east, Malwi in the southeast and Mewati in the northeast. But Hindi language is replacing Rajasthani. Moreover, you will find English speaking people in all the major cities, and in remote villages also you will find someone who can speak and understand English. But other languages are completely unknown. You may ask Tour Operators to help you on this and they do have guides who knows almost all the languages.
Music & Dance
Every region has its own very dialect of music and dance. The Ghoomar dance from Udaipur and Kalbeliya
dance of Jaisalmer have international recognition. Folk music is a
vital part of Rajasthan culture. Songs are used to tell the legendary
battles of Rajputs. Folk songs are commonly ballads which relate heroic
deeds, love stories, and religious or devotional songs known as bhajans
and banis and often accompanied by musical instruments like dholak,
sitar, sarangi etc.
Hindusim is the main religion of Rajasthan. Other significant religious
groups in the state are the Jains and the Muslims. There are many local
folk heros and local deities such as Pabuji, Ramdeoji, Gogaji, Mehaji,
Tejaji & Harbhuji.
Art & architecture
Rajasthan is known for its traditional and colorful art. The block
prints, tie and die prints, Bagaru prints, Sanganer prints, Zari
embroidery are major export products from Rajasthan. Handicraft items
like wooden furniture and handicrafts, carpets, blur potteries are some
of the things you will find here. Rajasthan is shoppers paradise.
Rajasthan is famous for the majestic forts, intricately carved temples
and decorated havelis. Jantar Mantar, Dilwara Temples, Chittauragrh
Fort, Lake Palace Hotel, City Palaces, Jaisalmer Havelis are true
Rajasthan often called as the Shoppers Paradise. Rajasthan is famous
for textile, semi-precious stones and Handicraft. Know Arts
and Crafts of Rajasthan