Updated: Aug 11
Punjabi jewelry is expression of tradition and beauty.
Every Indian traditional wear, fusion or western wear lifts its beauty with amazing jewelry. Clothes do hold their own type of beauty, but jewelry just makes everything 10 times better.
Jhumka has been one of the popular styles of jewelry through out many decades. This style can be traced back to ancient temple statues form the Chola dynasty (close to 300s BCE).
Nitin Gilara explains that Bharatanatyam dancers were the ones that brought Jhumka's to spotlight.
--From South India it gained its spotlight very quickly worldwide with each adapting to its on environment.
Throughout the year the Jhumka style has been changed in verity of ways. Jhumka's has been styled with jems, diamonds, pearls, kundan and etc.