Ponchi bangles are very popular in both the Garhwal and Kumaon communities. They live in the regions of Uttarakhand. It is known as very auspicious jewellery for married women. They are usually worn during special family occasions and functions. Admired mostly on the wedding day. It is an important accessory worn on the wedding day of women. Not just in the regions of Uttarakhand, it is also very famous for Rajasthani/Rajputi brides.