Indian marbles is widely used for construction purposes throughout the world. It is available in different colors such as white, green, brown, and black. Most of the marble found in India is of either white or green color. It does not have as much diversity as that of granite. Like granite, Indian marbles aree chiefly used for flooring, walls, staircases, and countertops. It is not as hard as granite but it is strong and much cheaper than most granite from India. This attribute makes make it very popular among construction experts. We will discuss some of the popular marbles from India.
Fantasy brown– it is one of the most popular marble from India. There is brown and white like pattern is observed in this stone. It is very hard. In fact its hardness is comparable to granite. This stone is found in Jaipur region of the state of Rajasthan. It’s beautiful looks and granite like attributes makes it ideal choice for flooring. It is more expensive than other types of marbles found in India.
Spider green – A green marble from North India. There is light green spider web like pattern can be seen on the green background of the stone. Its main color is dark green. A soft material requires very careful processing and quality control.
Plain green – A common type of green marble. Its color is medium green. It is found in the Udaipur region of the State of Rajasthan. This granite is very popular in Gulf countries such as Turkey, Saudi Arabia, UAE and so on. It is also very cost effective.
Rainforest Green– This granite is found in the jaipur region of the State of Rajasthan. It main background is green having brown colored branches and veins like pattern spreading throughout the surface. This brown veins looks like trees giving the stone appearance of forest.
Rainforest Brown– It is brown marble found in the Jaipur region of the State of Rajasthan. Its main background color is light medium brown containing dark brown and small white veins spreading throughout the stone’s surface.
Agaria White – A common type of white marble found in the Rajsamad region of the State of Rajasthan. Light grey cross waves like pattern is found in the white surface of the stone. Sometimes grey colored veins like region can be seen on the stone.
Panda white – It is also known as Nizarna. A kind of white marble having thin and thick black lines on the surface of the stone. These black lines are generally found in the middle of the stone and can vary in thickness. It’s because of black regions and lines it is named Panda white.
Jaisalmer yellow – A yellow marble which is found in the Jaisalmer region of the State of Rajasthan. Its color is dark yellow and there is no any particular pattern is visible on the surface of the stone.
So far we have discussed most of the notable marbles found in India. As you can see most of them are located in the State of Rajasthan. As marble is not as hard as granite it is often used for making statues and sculptures. White marble particularly is suited for this purpose. It is common to see marble statues in Temples, museums and historic places. Marble can also be paired with Indian granite to give a spectacular look. Another Advantage of marble over granite is that its appeal and shine does not fade after long period of time.
Marble can also be processed as tiles and slabs. We can provide both tiles and slabs of Indian marble for big construction projects.