Marble is a rock which is a result from metamorphism of sedimentary carbonate rocks, most commonly limestone or dolomite rock. The process of metamorphism causes variable recrystallization of the original carbonate mineral grains found in vast amount in rock. The resulting marble rock which is termed as marble blocks is typically composed of an interlocking mosaic of carbonate crystals. Primary sedimentary textures and structures of the original carbonate rock which were found earlier have typically been modified or destroyed.

Tripura Stones Pvt. Ltd. - Imported marble in India
White marble has been prized for its use in sculptures since classical times. White Marble have now-a-days become Status Symbol. Marble dust is combined with cement or synthetic resins to make cultures marble, which is found in Western Oromia, is white in color processed in Addis Ababa and used for decorating floors and walls.

India possesses a wide spectrum of dimensional stones that include granite, marble, spread out all over the country. World's largest marble-producing area, with over 2,000 gang saw units located in the nearby town of Udaipur to process the material produced. Agaria is the best variety of this area, with numerous other varieties and patterns, primarily in white base.

Marble NameColor
Carrara marbleWhite or Blue-Grey
Yule marbleUniform Pure White
Murphy marbleWhite
Etowah marblePink, Salmon, Rose
Creole marbleWhite, Blue/Black
Connemara marbleGreen
Purbeck marbleGrey/Brown

Botticino Marble is considered to be an excellent compact limestone. It is very hard and dense and provides a good finish to the home that will serve for a long time.

The marble is diplomatic and often has quartz intrusions. The factories use gang saws to cut the marble and granites. The Doongri, Devi, Saabwali, Ulodi, Chosira and Neharkhan mines are famous for white marble, whereas Ulodi is famous for albeta marble (white marble with dark patterning).