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  ghaghra choli

 

India

Ghaghra choli is the favourite female attire worn during weddings, festivals and special events in India, especially in the North. It is usually made a silk or another quality fabric, and heavily decorated with embroidery, whilst the brides will additionally decorate themselves with bridal make-up, jewellery, and apply mehndi (fig.) to their hands and feet.

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