Lehriya derived from the word lehar meaning "wave" , is a popular form of dyeing in Rajasthan especially in the Marwar region. Patronized by the royals and commoners alike. Lehriya in Rajasthan is worn on special occasion in the form of sarees , suits, traditional poshaks and even in men's turban. The color palette used, is in significance to the occasion for which it is worn.
Yellow signifies new beginnings, White, red , magenta signifies festivity and auspiciousness.