Riha as part of Mekhela Chador Assamese traditional women's dress

Riha is part of a three piece Assamese traditional garment worn with the Mekhela chador. It forms a part of the bridal trousseau for most Assamese brides these days. Riha, mekhela sador and traditional silk wearing are of Boro origin.[1]

See also


  1. ^ Sharma, Chandan Kumar (2006). "Oral discourse and Bodo identity construction". In Muthukumaraswamy, M.D. (ed.). Folklore as Discourse. National Folklore Support Centre. p. 80. ISBN 9788190148160.