Jhumka (earring style)

Jhumka are a style of earring worn by women of the Indian Subcontinent.[1]

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Under the Mughal Rule, the Kharanpool jhumka evolved into a single jewel, still maintaining its bell shape.[2] The jhumka, also known as jhumki, have maintained their status throughout history in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh as coveted earrings.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ JAGANNATHAN, SHAKUNTHALA. "TRADITIONAL JEWELRY OF INDIA". University of Chatanooga. University of Chatanooga. Retrieved 19 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ JAGANNATHAN, SHAKUNTHALA. "TRADITIONAL JEWELRY OF INDIA". University of Chatanooga. University of Chatanooga. Retrieved 19 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)