With context to culture of Assam, what is ‘Jaapi’?
[A]Folk dance of Assam
[B]Tribe of Assam
[C]Conical hat made from bamboo
[D]Silk knitted fabrics
Conical hat made from bamboo
Jaapi is a traditional conical hat from Assam state of India, made from tightly woven bamboo.While plain Jaapi were used by ordinary Indians for protection from the sun, ornate Jaapi were worn as a status symbol by Assamese royalty and nobility and were used for welcoming guests.