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Shringar Kaksh – Dressing Room

Shringar Kaksh, the dressing room consisted of the Manjusha (wooden trunks) with fineries which the ladies wore. The women residents of Mewar Havelies and Royal Household wore colourful and designs in different seasons . They wore phagniya in the month fagun (February- March) and Lahariya in the month of Shrawan (July-August). The room had jewellery boxes and various metal boxes consisting of valuable and rare ornaments. After dressing-up the ladies applied perfumes from the itra-daan exhibited in the room. Perfumes were mainly the extracts of roses, jasmines, sandalwood etc.