Bagru is known for natural dyes and hand block printing. Bagru is the place of Raiger and Chhipa community. Chhipas are involved in fabric printing tradition for over 100 years. Bagru is also known for natural dyeing, indigo dyeing and wooden hand block printing over textile articles.


Bagru is most famous for its typical wooden hand block prints. These prints of Bagru are acclaimed all over India, and are particularly known as “Bagru prints”. The Prints of Bagru, unlike other prints, involve a different kind of printing. The unique method for printing employs wooden block in it. In the process, the desired design is engraved on the wooden block first and then the carved block is used for replicating the design in the preferred color on the fabric.