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kala cotton weaving - photos by khamir

Kala Cotton : The Future Fabric from Kutch

Kala cotton is a 100% organic fabric that is free of chemicals and toxins. During the growing process,...

Kala Cotton : The Future Fabric from Kutch

Kala cotton is a 100% organic fabric that is free of chemicals and toxins. During the growing process,...

meenakari work of Rajasthan

Meenakari - A craft with poetry on metal

Meenakari is still practiced in many parts of India, and each region/state has its distinct style. In Banaras,...

Meenakari - A craft with poetry on metal

Meenakari is still practiced in many parts of India, and each region/state has its distinct style. In Banaras,...

women wearing bangles marriage

Significance of wearing bangles in an Indian So...

 The poet compares the childhood, teenage, marriage life, widowhood, and finally death of an Indian woman and how...

Significance of wearing bangles in an Indian So...

 The poet compares the childhood, teenage, marriage life, widowhood, and finally death of an Indian woman and how...

Styling Indian Ethnic Sarees

Styling Indian Ethnic Sarees

These amazing ideas for modernizing your ethnic sarees can be implemented on all ages as they will help...

Styling Indian Ethnic Sarees

These amazing ideas for modernizing your ethnic sarees can be implemented on all ages as they will help...

Madhubani painting - outlook India

Madhubani Paintings - A Brief Story of the Art

Some of the oldest references to Madhubani paintings come from the Ramayana, a Hindu epic, where Sita’s father...

Madhubani Paintings - A Brief Story of the Art

Some of the oldest references to Madhubani paintings come from the Ramayana, a Hindu epic, where Sita’s father...

Sanganeri Chapai - The Ancient hand block printing Art

Sanganeri Chapai - The Ancient hand block print...

Originating in the Sanganeri village of Rajasthan, it has been in use for almost five centuries and was...

Sanganeri Chapai - The Ancient hand block print...

Originating in the Sanganeri village of Rajasthan, it has been in use for almost five centuries and was...

Significance of Wearing Nose Pins - History & Now

Significance of Wearing Nose Pins - History & Now

Traditional aboriginal groups initially used objects like bones, to pierce their nose septums and wore them in the form...

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Significance of Wearing Nose Pins - History & Now

Traditional aboriginal groups initially used objects like bones, to pierce their nose septums and wore them in the form...

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Ajrakh Printing Of Kutch

AJRAKH-AA-TALES

Ajrakh initially originated from Sind, Pakistan, as a legacy of Indus valley civilization around 3000 BC. It later...

AJRAKH-AA-TALES

Ajrakh initially originated from Sind, Pakistan, as a legacy of Indus valley civilization around 3000 BC. It later...

ikat by master weaver goverdhan pochampally

Pochampally Ikat - Excerpts from conversation w...

When it comes to dying, not all can make valuable original coloured ikat as it is not only...

Pochampally Ikat - Excerpts from conversation w...

When it comes to dying, not all can make valuable original coloured ikat as it is not only...

Pitchuka Srinivas with tree of life work

Pedna Kalamkari - In Conversation with Pitchuka...

If in any case the block is damaged due to any reason, it is thereon archived in the...

Pedna Kalamkari - In Conversation with Pitchuka...

If in any case the block is damaged due to any reason, it is thereon archived in the...

Devendra Singh wooden toy artisan in Varanasi

'KAHANI' OF THE 'KHANDANI' BANARSI WOODEN ARTERY

Wooden toy-making is a craft, traditionally practised in the Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh, India. Vibrantly painted toys...

'KAHANI' OF THE 'KHANDANI' BANARSI WOODEN ARTERY

Wooden toy-making is a craft, traditionally practised in the Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh, India. Vibrantly painted toys...